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  • 4 cooling foods that are good for your teeth and gums
    4 cooling foods that are good for your teeth and gums

    Summer is trucking along, and the sun keeps beating down on us all day, every day. Some days, it can feel difficult to escape the heat. It’s only natural to seek out foods that will help cool you down and provide some much needed relief. For some, this means turning to sugary treats like popsicles … 4 cooling foods that are good for your teeth and gums Read More »

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  • Everything You Need to Know About Missing Teeth
    Everything You Need to Know About Missing Teeth

    If you’re missing a tooth, you’re far from alone. While tooth loss in America has declined overall since the 1970s, around 180 million people are missing at least one tooth, with nearly 40 million missing all of them. Dentures and other replacement treatments exist, but because tooth loss is predominant among those in lower income … Everything You Need to Know About Missing Teeth Read More »

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  • What causes gum recession and how can you prevent it?
    What causes gum recession and how can you prevent it?

    Gum recession can be painful, damaging, and unpleasant. Learn the symptoms of gum recession, what causes it, and what you can do to keep your mouth healthy.

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  • How to Fix a Gummy Smile
    How to Fix a Gummy Smile

    Your smile is an extension of you. When you meet a friend, find something funny, or just want to show the world you’re feeling good, your smile acts as a window into your mind. That’s why a smile that causes insecurity or embarrassment can feel like a major problem. One of the most common sources … How to Fix a Gummy Smile Read More »

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  • How to conquer your dental anxiety
    How to conquer your dental anxiety

    For some people, a trip to the dentist is a simple task to complete a few times per year. For others, it’s a nightmare. If the thought of stepping into a dentist’s office is enough to raise your blood pressure, you aren’t alone. Studies have shown that dental anxiety plagues 36% of people, with 12% … How to conquer your dental anxiety Read More »

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  • How Diabetes can Impact Dental Health
    How Diabetes can Impact Dental Health

    What is diabetes? Diabetes is a chronic health condition that affects how your body processes blood sugar. In Type 1 diabetes, the body is unable to produce insulin, whereas in Type 2 diabetes, the body produces insulin, but does not use it properly.  About 90% of people with diabetes have Type 2 diabetes, and diabetes … How Diabetes can Impact Dental Health Read More »

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  • The Effects of Teeth Grinding (Bruxism) and How to Fix It
    The Effects of Teeth Grinding (Bruxism) and How to Fix It

    Bruxism is when a person unconsciously clenches or grinds their teeth. There are two different forms of bruxism and several different reasons behind this condition. While it can cause jaw pain, irritation in the mouth, and wearing down of the teeth, there are ways to combat bruxism so your smile stays happy and healthy. What … The Effects of Teeth Grinding (Bruxism) and How to Fix It Read More »

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  • 4 Ways to Relieve Braces Pain
    4 Ways to Relieve Braces Pain

    We’ve all been in that awkward middle school stage where you’re transitioning from an elementary school kid to a “too cool for school” high school kid. It’s this weird stage in life where everyone is trying to decide who they want to be. On top of all of that, many middle schoolers will get braces. … 4 Ways to Relieve Braces Pain Read More »

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  • 3 Reasons Why Soup is Great for Your Smile: Happy National Soup Month!
    3 Reasons Why Soup is Great for Your Smile: Happy National Soup Month!

    New year, new you, same happy and healthy smile! January is National Soup Month, and we couldn’t be more excited to celebrate it with you. As the winter months drag on, what better way to keep warm than with a hot bowl of soup? Soup is a great way to stay warm, and it’s also … 3 Reasons Why Soup is Great for Your Smile: Happy National Soup Month! Read More »

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  • 5 Common Reasons for Bleeding Gums
    5 Common Reasons for Bleeding Gums

    Have you ever brushed your teeth and noticed that your gums are bleeding? Have you ever made your gums bleed by flossing?  Whether your mind jumps to worst-case scenarios or not, there could be several reasons why your gums bleed. Here are five reasons why your gums could be bleeding and how to treat them … 5 Common Reasons for Bleeding Gums Read More »

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