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Children’s dental health tips

Cavities are a common childhood disease that send us running to the dentist. However, with total teeth care, cavities are preventable. -¬†Although infants do not have teeth, it is important to gently wipe the inside of the mouth with a clean washcloth. Avoid putting them to bed with the bottle. Take them to the dentist…
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Do You Have Tooth Pain? Visit Your Dentist to Save Your Life

Ignoring a dental infection could affect your health - and could even be fatal. Dental infections are not only restricted to the teeth and gums; they can spread to other sites in the body. Key takeaways: - Dental infection was the #3 cause of death before antibiotics were discovered. - Dental infections should not be…
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Is It Worth Getting Custom Mouthguards?

Mouthguards have a bad reputation as being bulky and uncomfortable. While store-bought mouthguards may be inexpensive, they do not fit well. Key takeaways: - Custom mouthguards fit much better, and effectively reduce discomfort and damage to the teeth. - Custom mouthguards enhance protection of every tooth. - An poor-fitting mouthguard will affect your breathing, especially…
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Tooth Loss Used To Predict How Long You Will Live

Did you know that tooth loss could affect quality of life? Researchers tell us that tooth loss may reduce your life expectancy. Key takeaways: - Losing five or more teeth before 65 years of age is linked with osteoporosis, diabetes, and cardiovascular disease. - Reasons for tooth loss may include trauma, poor oral hygiene, stress,…
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