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Tips to Living with Braces

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Braces Affect Many Things in You Life, Such as Eating Growing up, many children learn to hate the dentist. There is a stigma against them, with many having misconceptions and thinking a dentist visit is painful. One of the causes for this may be braces. Children go to visit their dentist only to find out their teeth need correction. Wearing …

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Sports and Teeth Injuries

In Cosmetic Dentistry by naik0 Comments

Sports and Teeth Injuries Often Go Hand-In-Hand Playing sports is a part of growing up. Most people have played at least one sport throughout their life. However, while playing sports offers a chance to stay active, try new things, and work on social skills, it also comes with risks. Injuries in sports are almost commonplace. Your teeth and mouth are …

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August 22nd: National Tooth Fairy Day

In Pediatric Dentistry by naik0 Comments

The Tooth Fairy is an Important Part of Growing Up Losing your baby teeth is an important part of growing up. For many young children, losing their baby teeth can be a traumatic and painful experience. There are many things that parents can do to help ease these moments. One of the most popular ways to comfort their children when …

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What to Do When Your Baby is Teething

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Teething Babies Often Experience Pain and Discomfort Having a baby is an exciting time for parents. They get to experience a world of new moments and opportunities. Many of a baby’s firsts are moments to be adored, such as their first word, first steps, and first tooth. Unlike the first two, when a baby grows their first tooth, it can …

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What is a Root Canal?

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Root Canal Therapy Can Save Your Tooth & Surrounding Tissue The field of dental care often gets a bad reputation because of portrayals in many different media. Visits to the dentists are shown as painful and all-around bad experiences. It doesn’t matter what treatment is shown. One of the treatments with the worst reputation out of all of them is …

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July 18th: Dental Awareness Day

In Dental Health, Oral Hygiene by naik0 Comments

Being Aware of Proper Dental Care Can Lead to Countless Benefits Throughout the year, there are countless days on the calendar that are set up in celebration of or in awareness of certain causes and traditions. For those in the world of dentistry, July 18th marks Dental Awareness Day. This is a time for dentists, oral hygienists, and others in …

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Wisdom Teeth: What are They?

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Wisdom Teeth Have Lost Their Purpose as Humans Have Evolved As we grow older, teeth begin to grow in. In early adolescence, our incisors emerge, and canines, premolars, and molars swiftly follow. From infancy to adolescence, we grow our first set of teeth, lose them, then an entirely new set replaces them. Each set of teeth has a purpose. The …

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Misconceptions About Visiting the Dentist

In General Dentistry by naik0 Comments

People Often Create Opinions About Dentists Off of Misconceptions Dentists have grown to become very polarizing figures in modern day society. Taking trips to the dentist is often depicted as a frightful experience in many TV shows and movies. Dentists are often given a bad reputation without much of their own doing. However, most of the depictions are actually creating …

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How Smoking Affects Your Mouth

In Gum Disease, Oral Hygiene by naik0 Comments

Smoking’s Effect On Your Mouth Should Not Be Overlooked Smoking’s effect in developing cardiovascular disease and lung cancer has become well documented over the years. However, how smoking affects your mouth is a much less talked about issue, yet one that is just as serious. The effect smoking has on your mouth has become an increasingly popular topic over the …

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What Causes Chronic Bad Breath?

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Halitosis is the Medical Condition for Bad Breath Bad breath can be the cause of embarrassment and anxiety for many people. Our senses often get used to the scents coming from our bodies, so it can be hard for you to recognize if your breath does, in fact, smell bad. Sometimes the best way to tell if you have bad …

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How Long Does It Take to Straighten Teeth with Invisalign?

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Invisalign Treatment Varies from Case to Case For those in the world with crooked teeth, there is finally a successful alternative to braces. Invisalign continues to grow in popularity as people all over the world praise these aligners for their comfort and near invisibility. They present a more aesthetically pleasing option as opposed to braces. However, many have questioned how …

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Foods that Promote a Healthy Smile

In Dental Health by naik0 Comments

A Healthy Diet is as Important to Your Teeth as Your Body It is commonly known that a good diet can go a long way in improving the overall health of your body. However, what you eat also plays quite a large role in the health of your teeth as well. There are plenty of foods that promote a healthy …

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Recognizing Oral Health Issues

In Oral Hygiene by naik0 Comments

Your Oral Health is Connected to Your Overall Health Taking care of your oral hygiene and health should be a regular part of anyone’s daily routine. Many people do not truly grasp how important maintaining your oral health truly is. The health of your mouth plays an essential role in your overall health and well-being. If you don’t take the …

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Preventing Oral Cancer

In Dental Health, Oral Hygiene by naik0 Comments

Oral Cancer Can Drastically Affect Your Life When it comes to managing your oral health, the majority of people focus their attention on eliminating bad breath, improving the whiteness of their teeth, or preventing cavities. While all of these are important to focus on, they are not the only issues that need attention. Oral cancer is a very real and …

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How to Prevent Cavities from Forming

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Cavities are One of the Greatest Dangers for Your Teeth From the moment our teeth start growing in, we are told to take extremely good care of them. After all, our teeth are vital to our overall health. They help us eat by breaking down food. They can also be a point of pride for many as a good smile …

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Gingivitis: Causes, Symptoms, & Treatments

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Proper Oral Hygiene Can Prevent Gingivitis. Maintaining proper oral hygiene is easy and should be practiced by everyone. It is as simple as brushing your teeth twice a day and flossing daily. When these practices are not done or done improperly, your oral hygiene and teeth suffer. Your mouth can develop bad breath, your teeth can develop cavities, and your …

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Make Your Dream Smile A Reality with Cosmetic Dentistry

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Veneers transform your smile For many people, your smiles are often the first things people notice about you. They can begin to form opinions and make first impressions about you based purely on your smile. Teeth play a large role in making an impression on others. While it isn’t always the best to form opinions based on aesthetics, many people …

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5 Surprising Facts of Chewing Gum

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While you may have been scolded as a child for chewing gum, perhaps in school or by your orthodontist caring for your braces, you likely have never been taught the surprising benefits of chewing gum. While sugary bubble gum, candy gum, and any gum, while you have metal braces, should be avoided, sugar-free gum actually has some surprising health benefits. …