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Don’t Keep Putting Off Seeing a Dentist

If it’s been a long time since you’ve seen a dentist, you are not alone. Some 100 million Americans fail to see a dentist each year. The reasons are many—from dental anxiety, to thinking it’s been too long, to having … Continue reading

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Regular Dental Checkups Can Actually Save You Money

If you don’t like dental “surprises,” thinking preventively is the best way to keep from having to spend money unexpectedly on your mouth. The key is to visit the dentist on a regular basis—every six months typically—instead of waiting until … Continue reading

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Link Between Oral Health and Heart Disease

Ongoing research continues to suggest that oral health, and gum disease in particular, is related to serious conditions like heart disease. According to the American Academy of Periodontology, people with periodontal disease are almost twice as likely to have coronary … Continue reading

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Some Statistics on Tooth Loss

First the bad news … According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, an astonishing one-fourth of U.S. adults over 65 are completely toothless. The National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research reports that 58 percent of Americans 50 … Continue reading

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Why Periodic Teeth Cleaning Is Important

Including a routine comprehensive cleaning, or prophylaxis, as part of your dental health care helps prevent gum disease, such as gingivitis and periodontitis.  Cleaning typically includes removing plaque and calculus from teeth above the gum line (scaling), and below the … Continue reading

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