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Oral Care Tips for Caregivers

Approximately 39.8 million Americans are caregivers, providing unpaid care to an adult age 50 or older. Whether you are a caregiver for a parent, spouse, friend or client, helping them maintain a healthy mouth is critical and can help prevent … Continue reading

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Diabetes and Your Oral Health

Diabetes affects 29.1 million Americans, roughly 9.3 percent of the population. Approximately 1.7 million new cases are diagnosed each year—and 8.1 million people living with diabetes don’t even know they have it. Whether you have Type I or Type II … Continue reading

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Brushing Too Hard Can Harm Your Teeth

More often than we’d like, our office sees patients who are brushing their teeth and gums so hard that they are actually doing significant damage to the periodontal tissues and bones that support the teeth. A stiff-bristled toothbrush combined with … Continue reading

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