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  • May18

    Periodontal Disease Attacks Your Gums

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    Periodontal Disease Attacks Your Gums

    Good oral hygiene is the best prevention against periodontal disease because it removes the plaque that causes the disorder. There appears to be an association between periodontal disease and heart disease, but it is not yet clear if having one condition increases the risk of developing the other. Periodontal disease is a major cause of […]

  • May11

    Simple Steps You Can Take To Eliminate the Threat of Periodontal Disease!

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    Simple Steps You Can Take To Eliminate the Threat of Periodontal Disease!

    Periodontal disease is a chronic bacterial infection that affects the gums and bone supporting the teeth. At this stage medical, intervention is necessary in order to restore you oral health to an acceptable condition. However the good news is that before your oral health gets to this point, there are many things you can specifically […]

  • May4

    Have a Cracked Tooth?

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    Have a Cracked Tooth?

    Also known as the third set of molars, the wisdom teeth are the last set of teeth in the mouth to erupt, which normally happens around the ages of 17 – 25. For many years, there has been a lot of controversy as to the need to remove these teeth. If the teeth don’t cause […]

  • Apr27

    Common Causes Of Toothaches

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    Common Causes Of Toothaches

    When it comes to toothaches, there are many different things that can cause a toothache. A toothache can come at any given time, even though you may not expect it. The pain can be unbearable at times, and you’ll do practically anything you can to make the pain stop. When a toothache first comes on, […]

  • Apr20

    Is Your Diet Giving You Bad Breath?

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    Is Your Diet Giving You Bad Breath?

    More than 37 percent of the U.S. population is dieting at any given time. Some of the most popular diet programs in existence today rely on restricting or nearly eliminating the amount of carbohydrates in your diet. Unfortu-nately, the high-protein, low-carb diet craze has brought with it a side effect-really bad breath, or as it […]

  • Apr13

    What You Need to Know About Bad Breath and Cavities

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    What You Need to Know About Bad Breath and Cavities

    Bad breath comes with bacteria and bacteria brings infection, to eliminate this problem, it is important that you brush your teeth and tongue after every meal. Not doing this can cause sensitive points to appear on the teeth surface resulting in cavities. Cavities lead to serious problems, but how do they actually form? The teeth […]