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  • Afraid To Have Dental Work Done? 3 Things You Should Do Before Your Next Appointment

    You might not admit this to anyone, but if you are like many people, you delay your dental appointments for no reason other than fear. Being uncomfortable while getting dental work done is not as uncommon as you may think. However, it is necessary to overcome those feelings in order to maintain your oral health. Consider the following things you can do before your next dental appointment to ensure that you have a calmer, better experience.
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  • Tooth Whitening And Children

    Discolored teeth can affect your child's self esteem, but you may not be sure if whitening is a good option for a child. There are some concerns with certain whitening procedures, especially when performed on baby teeth or newly emerging adult teeth. The following guide can help you make an informed decision. Rule out deep discoloration Two common causes of discoloration on children's teeth can't be fixed with whitening procedures.
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  • 2 Strawberry Recipes That Will Keep Your Teeth Bright Between Professional Whitening Treatments

    Want to keep your teeth looking healthy and bright between professional whitening treatments at the dentist? Incorporating strawberries into your diet on a regular basis is an excellent option – they'refull of astringents that work to remove surface stains, and they are packed with vitamin C which helps clear plaque away and brighten teeth. Here are two amazing strawberry recipes you can use to maintain a bright and healthy smile every day of the year:
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  • What Can Happen If You Don't Get Your Impacted Wisdom Teeth Removed?

    Has your dentist informed you that your wisdom teeth are impacted and that you'll need to have them removed? Ignoring this advice may be tempting. After all, it's no secret that oral surgery can be painful and expensive. But when your dentist advises that you have your impacted wisdom teeth removed, he or she is making this recommendation because failing to have these teeth removed can lead to more painful, tough-to-treat consequences down the road.
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  • 3 Dental Filling Options For Restorations

    Going to the dentist may not be on your list of fun things to do, but is necessary to keep you dental health in good condition. Taking the time to visit your dental provider every six months is required to find and fix any dental problems. It's not uncommon for you to have a cavity from time to time and to find it in its earliest stages is ideal. By knowing some of the most common types of fillings used to restore your teeth, this can be helpful to you.
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  • 3 Advantages Of Invisalign

    If you are planning to have your misaligned teeth straightened, your orthodontist may provide you with multiple options, such as traditional metal braces, lingual braces, self-ligating braces or Invisalign. Invisalign offers multiple benefits to people who choose this particular orthodontic option. Here are a few of those advantages: Invisalign is removable. Before having an orthodontic appliance applied to their teeth, many people may give little thought to whether or not the orthodontic device is removable.
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  • Answering Questions About Common Cosmetic Dental Issues

    Ensuring that you have the best smile possible can be an important factor in maintaining your appearance. However, it is an unfortunate fact that your teeth can suffer damage, which can seriously compromise the appearance of your smile. Luckily, there are an assortment of cosmetic dental procedures that can be used to help restore your smile. If you are relatively inexperienced with cosmetic dentistry, you may benefit from learning the following answers to questions about common dental issues.
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  • 3 Ways To Wear Dentures With Confidence

    Dentures are something that you may need if you have lost a number of teeth to decay or gum disease. Whatever the case, dentures are a great way to replace your teeth and have a beautiful smile once again. However, getting used to the dentures can be challenging and it may be difficult to feel confident while wearing dentures. Here are three ways to wear your new dentures with confidence:
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  • 2 Tips To Prevent Bone Atrophy While Wearing Dentures

    Bone atrophy occurs when your jaw bone begins to shrink in size. Your jaw bone can easily begin to erode because of any added stress. Your jaw bone will also quickly shrink if it is constantly experiencing any extreme force. This process is common in denture wearers because the dentures add an added layer of stress to the bone in the mouth. Therefore, if it is not caught and prevented early on, this can lead to a number of dental problems down the line.
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