Category Archives: cavity prevention

Sweets Don’t Love Your Kids’ Teeth

Your child might love sweet treats, but the bacteria in his or her mouth loves them even more. Sugar feeds the bacteria that cause tooth decay and that bacteria produces acid that etches away at tooth enamel. According to the … Continue reading

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Seniors Can Still Get Cavities

Were you surprised at your last dental visit that your dentist found a cavity or two? Then you will also be surprised to learn that today children and seniors are the two highest at-risk groups for tooth decay. As we … Continue reading

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A “No-drill” Approach to Tooth Fillings

New research may lead the way to a shift in the way dentists have been treating tooth decay, suggesting a “no-drill” approach rather than traditional fillings at the smallest sign of tooth decay. An Australian team’s seven-year study found that … Continue reading

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Older Adults Still at Risk for Cavities

You may be surprised to learn that children and seniors are the two highest at-risk groups for tooth decay. Contrary to what most of us would expect, getting older puts us at greater risk for dental problems—erosion of tooth enamel, … Continue reading

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Some Tips to Help Your Family Prevent Cavities in 2015

Well the holidays are over and all the sugarplums, candies and cookies have been consumed. It’s a new year and there’s no better time to help your family get back on track with some healthy habits that will help reduce … Continue reading

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