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Do I Really Need A Dental Filling?
Have you ever been told by a dentist that you have a cavity? Have been told by that same dentist that you need a dental filling? Have you ever wondered if they were actually telling you the truth? Well, the … Continue reading
Does Tooth Decay Really Affect Your Heart?
So the question is, does tooth decay really affect your heart? And the answer is “no.” But infection in the tissue or if tooth decay actually reaches the nerve of a tooth to the point that you now have a … Continue reading
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How Does Your Dental Health Affect Your Overall Health?
Your mouth affects your health in a couple different ways. For instance, if you have discomfort in your mouth that makes it impossible for you to eat well, then poor dental health will directly affect you nutritionally. On the other … Continue reading
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How Often Should I Get X-Rays on My Teeth?
When it comes to how often you should get your teeth x-rayed, the bitewing x-ray schedule is a good guide to go by. Bitewing x-rays are taken approximately once a year. These specific x-rays show between the teeth, which visually … Continue reading
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Why Your Teeth Changed Colors Over The Years
The short answer as to why your teeth have changed colors over the years is because ‘you’re getting older.’ What happens over time is your tooth enamel absorbs inorganic stains and these are stains of everyday life. They could be … Continue reading
What’s Really Important When Visiting A Dental Office
The most important thing for you to take away when visiting a dental office is walking away with enough information to make the best next decision for your dental health. Your dentist should provide you a clear understanding of the … Continue reading
The Single Greatest Reason People Do Not See the Dentist
The single greatest reason people do not see the dentist is Fear. It’s fear of a lot of things. It’s fear that they’re going to feel something. It’s fear tat they’re going to be uncomfortable. It may be that they … Continue reading
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