• 24 SEP 21
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    Do I Need Special Dental Care During Pregnancy?

      We all know it’s important to take special care of your overall health during pregnancy, but it’s also important for you to take good care of your teeth and gums during this time. Pregnancy causes hormonal changes that increase the risk of developing gum disease which can affect the health of your developing baby.

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    • 18 SEP 21
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    Do Dental Sealants Help Prevent Cavities in Children?

    Do Dental Sealants Help Prevent Cavities in Children?

    According to the American Dental Association’s Center for Evidence-Based Dentistry, dental sealants are one of the most significant advances in modern dentistry. This simple process forms a barrier on back molars that prevents acid and bacteria from destroying tooth enamel.   Brushing and flossing can remove food particles and plaque from the smooth surfaces of

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    • 14 SEP 21
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    My Jaw is Clicking and Painful! Can My Dentist Help Me?

    My Jaw is Clicking and Painful! Can My Dentist Help Me?

    If your jaw is clicking when you chew, chances are you have temporomandibular joint disorder (TMD). The temporomandibular joint is the joint where your jaw connects to your skull. It functions as a sliding hinge to keep the movement of your jaw nice and smooth while avoiding collision with the bones in your skull. This

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    • 19 AUG 21
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    What is Preventive Dentistry?

    Preventive dentistry is the practice of caring for your teeth and gums to keep them healthy. In past years, dentists primarily concentrated on fixing problems instead of preventing them. Modern dentistry focuses on preventative dental care, including regular examinations and cleaning. Everyone benefits from preventive dentistry. Whether you are a young child, or an aging

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    • 19 AUG 21
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    Tips for Preventive Dentistry

    Preventive dentistry is the practice of caring for your teeth and gums to keep them healthy. In past years, dentists primarily concentrated on fixing problems instead of preventing them. Modern dentistry focuses on preventative dental care, including regular examinations and cleaning. Everyone benefits from preventive dentistry. Whether you are a young child, or an aging

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    • 23 JUL 21
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    How do I Handle My Tooth Sensitivity?

    If eating hot, cold, sweet or acidic foods and drinks causes your teeth to feel painful, then you likely have sensitive teeth. According to the Academy of General Dentistry, approximately 40 million adults in the United States experience tooth sensitivity, so you’re not alone if you are suffering with this problem. Make an appointment to

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    • 16 JUL 21
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    What are the Dental Consequences of Thumbsucking?

    It’s common for babies and children to suck on their thumb as a natural reflex to help them feel comforted. As natural as this reflex may be for babies and children, it can cause damage to their teeth and mouths if it continues for too long. Vigorous thumbsucking can have many dental consequences on the

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    • 07 JUL 21
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    Fast Food is Not Good For Your Oral Health

    Fast Food is Not Good For Your Oral Health

    Research has shown that eating fast food is not good for your overall health, but it’s not good for your oral health either! Fast foods lead to health problems such as obesity and diabetes, and it can also increase your risk of developing cavities and gum disease. Although the drive-through makes for a quick dinner,

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