Understanding When You Should Consider Mini Dental Implants

Rather than regular dental implants, many people choose mini-implants because they are cheaper. Mini-implants are ideal for specific situations, not all. You should not use them as a means to save money, as you will do yourself a disservice. Understanding mini-implants may help you make a more informed decision. What are Mini-Implants? Mini-implants go by […]

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5 Favorite Summer Foods That Are Bad For Your Teeth

Taking good care of your teeth is critical and, unfortunately, seeing your dentist regularly isn’t enough. Dentists might be able to clean your teeth and check for problems, but it’s important to maintain tooth-healthy habits all year long. During the summer, there are a lot of tempting foods and beverages that aren’t so good for […]

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If You Need A Crown, A Gold Crown May Be Your Best Choice

If you’ve found yourself in need of a crown, you may have heard a gold crown is a good choice. There are many benefits that come with choosing a gold crown and it is worth your time to learn what those benefits are before you make your decision. A gold crown will last a long […]

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Landscaping Your Mouth: The Art Of Gum Sculpting

Everyone loves to see people smile! But not everyone loves to have people see them smile. If you are feeling a little self-conscious over a “gummy smile,” relax, you are likely the only one who notices it. But if you really want to change your smile, consider a gingivectomy, or gum sculpting. This guide will […]

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What Causes Bad Breath And How To Deal With It

Bad breath, technically called halitosis, is something that just about everyone has to deal with at some point. But did you know that having recurring bad breath for a long period of time even after you’ve rinsed your mouth could be a sign of a bigger problem? Read on to learn more about what causes […]

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5 Tips For Drinking Soda Without Causing Damage To Your Teeth

You’ve probably always heard that soda is bad for your teeth, but you might not be willing to give it up for good just yet. Although it’s true that soda can cause staining and significant damage to your chompers, it’s possible to drink it without destroying your teeth. Just keep these five tips in mind–if […]

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Avoiding The Dangers Of Teeth Whitening

If you notice your teeth looking duller or grayer than you’d like, whitening them with an over-the-counter product or a bleaching treatment in your dentist’s office might be just the solution you’re looking for to improve your appearance. Though most teeth whitening products are safe when used properly, they can cause unpleasant side effects and even […]

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What Makes A Good Dental Implant Candidate?

Where dental procedures are concerned, dental implant surgery is one of the most extensive you can undergo. This is why implant dentists take steps to ensure that patients who will be going through with implant surgery are good candidates before recommending it. Several factors are looked at, and understanding these will help you when deciding […]

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How To Keep Your Teeth Healthy When You Have Diabetes

Diabetes has an effect on every part of your body, including your mouth and teeth. Elevated blood sugar puts you at a higher risk of developing gum disease and cavities. To further complicate things, the infection caused by gum disease makes it more difficult for you to control your blood sugar. Therefore, it is very […]

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I Knocked Out My Tooth! Now What?

If you’ve knocked out your tooth, you want to be sure you follow proper procedure to save the tooth. Get yourself and the tooth to the dentist as soon as possible. If your dentist is closed then go to the nearest emergency dentist. Saving the tooth The dentist may be able to put the tooth […]

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