Monthly Archives: July 2016

Tips on How to Floss

Flossing is an essential part of taking care of your teeth and gums. The American Dental Association (ADA) recommends flossing at least once a day to help remove plaque from the areas between your teeth where your toothbrush can’t reach. … Continue reading

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High Acid Foods Can Wear Away Tooth Enamel

If you frequently consume foods and beverages that contain a lot of acid, you could be at risk for tooth erosion, a condition where the thin, protective layer of enamel slowly wears away from your teeth. As these acids destroy … Continue reading

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Baby Boomers at Higher Risk for Tooth Root Decay

We usually associate cavities more with children than adults. But changes that occur with aging can make cavities referred to as “root caries” an adult problem as well. Gum disease, brushing improperly or with too hard a toothbrush and some … Continue reading

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