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How To Care for Your Teeth While Traveling

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When you are traveling, whether it is for work or for pleasure, falling out of one’s normal routine and schedule can often lead to a disruption of one’s normal activities, especially those that are related to one’s healthy habits. When you are thrown into a different environment focusing your attention can be difficult to continue with, your workout regimens, your …

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4 Dental Health Myths

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Your oral health is associated with your overall health, as these things tend to connect. Surely, you know the basics of keeping a clean mouth healthy; from brushing twice a day, flossing at least once a day, making sure to consistently visit your family dentist in Irving for a checkup, however, there may have been a thing or two that …

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How often should you replace your toothbrush? 

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You would be surprised at how often you really should be replacing your toothbrush or electric toothbrush head. While one of the most common unpracticed necessary oral care routines is flossing, second up is replacing one’s toothbrush. According to the American Dental Association (ADA) one should be replacing their toothbrush around every three months. However, some dentists will tell you, …

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5 Surprising Causes of Jaw Pain 

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Those who have suffered from jaw pain know that it can have a strong, negative effect on the way you live your life and go about your daily activities. If you are suffering or has suffered from jaw pain, then you may be wondering about the causes of it. There are many nerve endings connected to the jaw, so the …

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Are smokers at a greater risk of tooth loss? 

In Dental Health, Gum Disease by naik0 Comments

If you are a smoker, it is likely that you have been told constantly about the damaging effects that is associated with cigarettes. With commercials, media and even on the packaging of the cigarette boxes you purchase, there is nowhere to escape the warning signs everywhere. Although many people may mention all the side effects of smoking for example, like …

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5 ways to soothe sensitive teeth 

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Tooth sensitivity is not to be taken lightly, as it can easily disrupt all of your day to day activities. According to the Journal of the American Dental Association, one in every eight adults suffers from tooth sensitivity; and depending on the severity, actions such as eating, drinking, and even talking can become painful when suffering from this condition. Tooth …

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What Your Teeth Say About Your Overall Health

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Whenever we think of our dental health, we have a tendency to think only about our teeth, such as prevention of cavities, teeth whitening, etc. However, you may be surprised to learn how much your mouth and teeth have to do with the overall health of your body. Let’s go over some clues that your teeth can give you as …

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The cost of not replacing a missing tooth

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Many times, people make the big mistake of avoiding the dentist for a problem they are experiencing because they think that they are going to be saving themselves time, money, and pain. The ugly truth is that avoiding going to the dentist or prolonging an oral issue you are experiencing almost always results in having to spend more time, more …

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Give your mom the gift of white teeth this year

In Zoom Teeth Whitening by naik0 Comments

It’s May, and it is almost Mother’s Day. Which means that you have likely been sitting around and contemplating what you can get your mom this year. You’ve done the flowers, the cards, the candy, maybe you have done the relaxing massage, mani and pedi, but perhaps this year you have been wanting to do something a little bit different. …

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4 Tips for Healthy Summer Smiles

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It is a normal thing for people to have a tendency to want to look their best during the summer months. We want a tan, healthy hair, a healthy physique, and of course, a beautiful and healthy smile. Summer is a time for a lot of social activity, events, parties, weddings, traveling with friends and family, and it is one …

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How does diabetes affect your oral health?

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All the functions of our body work together to keep us healthy and moving. Many times, having one health deficiency can lead to multiple symptoms in different parts of the body, or even other health deficiency. It’s important to keep your oral health in check the best you can to also sustain the rest of your body’s proper functioning as …

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Are mouth guards necessary when playing sports?

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As the weather is changing here in Texas, so is the new sport’s season coming upon us. It’s spring, and before you know it, it is going to be summer, and this turning of the season means warmer weather and more kid’s activities, such as sports. When a new sport’s season comes around, that entails that it is time to …

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How do cavities form?

In Dental Health, Pediatric Dentistry by naik0 Comments

Cavities are one of the most common oral related problems that people find themselves going to the dentist for, and yet many of us don’t even really know how cavities form. Sure, most of us learn when we are kids what to do to prevent cavities, from avoiding eating too much sugar and candy to always make sure to regularly …

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What’s causing my toothache?

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If you have been experiencing a toothache, especially one that is ongoing, you may be wondering what could be the cause? Toothaches are not only painful but extremely frustrating as well, we use our mouths quite a lot throughout the day. Not only can toothaches cause long-standing pain and sensitivity in your mouth, but the pain can even start to …

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Are lemons bad for your teeth?

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It is quite possible that you have heard before that lemons or other citrus fruits are bad for your teeth. And you may be wondering, could this be true? And if so, why? Many people love to enjoy their ice-cold water, with a wedge of lemon, as most of us have only heard wonderful things about the benefits. From digestion …

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The benefits of Invisalign

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If you have found yourself desiring a more straight and aesthetic smile, you may be considering the available options. Our smile is a such an important representation of who we are, how we feel, and it is a source of joy for others as well. These are just a couple of the reasons why we all desire to have a …

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7 foods to stay away from for healthy teeth

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When it comes to having a healthy smile and mouth, it is necessary to be vigilant in the consistency of properly caring for your teeth. What exactly does maintaining a healthy smile and mouth entail? It means brushing your teeth at least twice a day, flossing at least once a day, visiting your family dentist in Irving for a checkup …

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What is bone grafting?

In Dental Implants by naik0 Comments

If you are missing a tooth, or maybe several, your Irving dentist may have suggested that you consider getting dental implants to replace the missing teeth. Dental implants are an excellent way to regain the physical feel and aesthetic look of your teeth, mouth, and smile. The implants look, feel, and function the same as your natural teeth, and will …

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5 signs you have a healthy mouth

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Maintaining your mouth’s health is extremely important, especially if you want to prevent future problems as you age. Many people neglect their mouth and fail to follow all the rules and guidelines that their dentist sets in place for them. But having a healthy mouth is important for multiple reasons. The most relevant reasons being that it is how we …

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How long do veneers last?

In Porcelain Veneers by naik0 Comments

Veneers are a wonderful option for people looking to replenish their mouth’s aesthetics. There are a lot of different reasons people get veneers, from tooth decay, to deep stains, to crooked or unevenness of the bite, to ground down teeth in TMJ sufferers, etc., no matter the reason, they can help to restore one’s natural looking and beautiful smile. If …