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Oral Care Tips for Teens

For teenagers busy with school, athletics and social activities, practicing good preventive oral care is probably not a priority. But according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), tooth decay remains a problem … Continue reading

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Bad Breath Can Be an Indicator of Some Medical Conditions

You pride yourself on taking good care of your teeth, faithfully brushing twice a day, flossing and using mouthwash. But you still feel that maybe your breath isn’t as fresh or sweet smelling as it should be. It’s possible that … Continue reading

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Effects of Smoking on Oral Health

It’s been 51 years since the first Surgeon General’s Report on Smoking and Health was issued in 1964. If you are a smoker, you already know smoking is bad for your health, But we also hope you will appreciate this … Continue reading

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What to Do About Morning Breath

About 65 percent of Americans have some degree of “morning breath.” That’s because when we sleep, our saliva flow decreases, which causes odor-producing bacteria to proliferate. Here are some other things that increase the likelihood you will wake up with … Continue reading

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Is Your Child Really Brushing?

By age 6 or 7, most children gain the coordination to brush or floss their teeth on their own. Of course, you want to believe your child when they say they brushed, but you also know that may not always … Continue reading

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Treatment for an Abscessed Tooth

If you experience any of the following symptoms, you could have an abscessed tooth: A severe and ongoing toothache with gnawing or throbbing pain or sharp or shooting pain A fever Pain when chewing Sensitivity of the teeth to hot … Continue reading

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