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Causes of Missing Teeth in Adulthood

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Losing teeth in adulthood causes unpleasant experience when talking and discomfort while chewing hard food. There are many trauma cases and infections that cause the loss of teeth in adulthood, some of which many people are familiar with, while others they are not. … Continue reading

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Give The Gift Of Oral Health: 10 Dental Hygiene-Friendly Stocking Stuffers

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The holiday season is typically laden with sweets, sugary treats, and wine and spirits that can do a number on the brightness of your smile and the health of your teeth and gums. The merrymaking and multiple festivities that take place during this time of year often leave oral health concerns on the back burner, increasing the possibility of neglect. In order to circumvent this, consider including dental hygiene-friendly gifts into your loved ones’ stockings to encourage them to keep up with their dental care routine on the happiest day of the year. … Continue reading

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4 Rules for a Healthy Smile

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Your smile is one of your best features. But if you don’t take care of your teeth it could become your worst. So if you want to ensure that your beautiful smile stays that way, here are 4 rules for a healthy smile that you should follow: … Continue reading

Getting a Grip on Gingivitis

Getting a Grip on Gingivitis

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We present our smile to the world everyday so it’s important to keep our teeth healthy and bright.  But how many of us actually pay close attention to our gums as well? Gingivitis, or gum disease, can also wreak havoc on our smile.  So what do you need to know about gingivitis and how can you help prevent it? … Continue reading

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Build Strong Teeth With Fluoride

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While tooth brushing is important for prevention of tooth decay, sometimes it’s not enough. Research indicates that the use of fluoride, along with daily brushing and flossing, is most effective in preventing cavities.  … Continue reading