Monthly Archives: April 2017

Knowing why we Need Fluoride in our Community Water

Blog Highlights:
  • As much as 100 health organizations recognize the importance of water fluoridation for oral health
  • By gathering facts from credible sources, you can actually see how important fluoride is when it comes to helping you avoid tooth decay
  • Water fluoridation is only meant for prevention and is just an example of the many...
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How to Clean and Store Toothbrushes

Blog highlights:
  • Keeping your toothbrush clean is as important as using it on a daily basis
  • The microbes on your toothbrush can come from your mouth, from the place where you keep the toothbrush or from the manufacturer itself
  • Let your toothbrush air dry after use, avoid covering them or keeping them in closed containers...
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Dentistry for patients with Special Needs

Blog Highlights:
  • As much as 50 million Americans have been diagnosed with disability in 2010
  • These people have physical or mental impairments that will limit their ability to get dental care from the average dentist
  • With the help of special care dentistry, these patients can easily get treatments that are designed to meet their limitations
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How your Diet can affect your Teeth

Blog Highlights:
  • Your diet can actually play a huge part when it comes to the condition of your teeth
  • Tooth decay is caused by bacteria, if you will allow it to thrive it can form plaques or calculus and cause serious oral problems
  • Bacteria thrives on the food that you eat, they can easily convert...
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Things you should know about a Prosthodontics

Blog Highlights:
  • Prosthodontics is a specialization in the dental field that focuses on replacing lost or damaged teeth and gums
  • Prosthodontics focuses on designing, manufacturing, and fitting artificial replacements
  • The main focus of this specialization is comfort, the normal function of your teeth, as well as its natural appearance
  • Prosthodontics is of great help to...
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How important is it for you to get a Dental Checkup?

Blog Highlights:
  • Some people think that all you need to keep your teeth and gums healthy is regular tooth brushing
  • Since the bacteria in your mouth works overtime to cause damage, oral hygiene might not be enough to keep your teeth and gums in good condition
  • Aside from assessing the condition of your teeth, the...
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Can I use Peroxide to fight against Gum Disease?

Blog Highlights:
  • Hydrogen peroxide mouth rinses are ideal for disinfection as it can help kill bacteria in your mouth
  • Gum disease occurs deep below the gum line, while peroxide will only have an effect on the surface of your teeth and gums
  • Hydrogen peroxide mouth rinses can also be used to remove stains on the...
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Knowing why gum recession takes place

Blog Highlights:
  • Gum recession is a very serious dental problem that needs to be treated by your dentist right away
  • Gum recession is caused by heredity, trauma, as well as crooked teeth
  • Root cavities can easily develop when your gums recede
Gum recession is a very serious problem that many people will encounter especially as they...
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