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Oral Care is Good for Your Heart

Many adults today are doing what they can to make the most of their longevity. Since scientists tell us we are living longer than our ancestors, this can mean more opportunity to experience unwanted conditions. A few simple proactive steps like eating a low-sodium diet, drinking plenty of water, and getting out for some exercise […]

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Oral Care is Good for Your Heart

Many adults today are doing what they can to make the most of their longevity. Since scientists tell us we are living longer than our ancestors, this can mean more opportunity to experience unwanted conditions. A few simple proactive steps like eating a low-sodium diet, drinking plenty of water, and getting out for some exercise […]

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Is There a Way to Bring More to your Flossing Technique?

Flossing is an oral hygiene practice that we know we are supposed to do. Most of us learned this growing up, and have a deep-seated voice in our head, maybe one that sounds like an old dentist or parent, that says “remember to floss, now.” Still, research shows that up to 80% of all adults […]

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Your Mouth Through the Ages

As we blow out more candles on each birthday cake, things change. So much so, in fact, that from year-to-year it can be difficult to keep track. When did that ache come on? Where did that wrinkle come from? One of the aspects of aging it doesn’t get much attention is oral health. In our […]

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Give your Smile the Very Best

Oral care is old hat. We’ve all been doing it since childhood. That’s a lot of time to spend with a toothbrush in hand! Coupled with the daily ritual of brushing and flossing, we all also know that routine checkups and cleanings are important. From a young age, we’ve been taken to (or have taken […]

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Know Before You Go

Summer is finally here! We know what that means. Countless of families from our area will be heading out. Hitting the open road. Hopping a flight. Riding the rails. Summertime provides a great opportunity for travel. Even if the months ahead don’t hold a lengthy vacation for you, there may be plenty of nice, long […]

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Tooth Decay May Not Be Your Biggest Concern

Historically, what people have feared about seeing the dentist is to hear that they have a cavity or two. In the last several decades, the focus of dental care has seemingly revolved around preventing, detecting, and treating cavities, and then gum disease, or the two together. In any case, more extensive treatments like root canal therapy […]

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Cavity-Prone? This may be Why!

Cavities are a common problem that most people encounter from time to time. Because a cavity can be somewhat painful (or really painful!) and this damage to your tooth means you’ll need restorative care, we understand why you would want to do all that you could to prevent such unnecessary injury. A big part of […]

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Let’s Talk about that Dental Treatment

Have you been told that you need dental treatment, but your teeth or gums feel fine? Many patients find themselves in this situation, and you know what a lot of them do? They put off their treatment. They do not do this because they don’t care. In most instances, life just feels overwhelmingly busy. The […]

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