2017-12-29

Do Sugar Substitutes Help Prevent Dental Cavities During the Sweet-filled Holiday Season?

The holiday season is one of the best times of the year, but it can also be one of the worst for your diet—or your teeth. […]
2016-07-04
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What Causes Sensitive Teeth?

If you avoid ice cream and hot coffee, experience slight pain during simple tooth cleanings, and seem to require twice the amount of Novocain as a […]
2016-06-27
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No Dental Insurance? Don’t Wait for a Disaster

If you’re living without dental insurance, you’re in good company. According to the National Association of Dental Plans, about 40% of Americans are living without dental […]
2016-06-06
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Pregnancy and Teeth: How to Take Care of Your Teeth While Pregnant

The saying that “one tooth will be lost for every pregnancy” is just an old wives’ tale left over from a time that lacked basic oral […]
2016-04-01
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What to Expect During Your Child’s First Dental Visit

When should you first take your child to the dentist? Most parents might guess age 3, 4, or 5. However, proper dental care actually begins when […]
2016-03-21
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Don’t Fear the Procedure: How to Overcome Your Dental Phobia

If the idea of leaning back in a dentist’s chair is enough to give you nightmares, you may have a dental phobia. Fear of the dentist […]
2016-02-29
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What is Gingivitis? Causes, Symptoms, and Treatments

If you think you may have gingivitis, you’re not alone: the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that over 50% of the U.S. population will […]
2016-02-15
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4 Ways Dentures Can Improve Your Life

Better Self-Esteem With dentures, you can once again present a beautiful smile to the world. With greater self-esteem and confidence, you can participate in more activities, […]
2016-02-08
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Top 10 Ways to Whiten Your Teeth for Valentines

Top 10 Ways to Whiten Your Teeth for Valentine’s Day   What better way to greet your loved one this Valentine’s Day than with a brilliant […]
2016-01-22
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Veneers Before and After

Smile makeovers can be one of the most beneficial procedures a dentist can perform. They improve the way you look, the way you feel – and […]