Blog Posts in April, 2016

5 Reasons You Need to Be Scraping Your Tongue

Brushing and flossing are definitely important, but tongue scraping is another oral health practice that will contribute significantly to your systemic health. Scraping your tongue with a tongue ...
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9 Foods to Avoid Summer 2016

With graduation parties, neighborhood barbecues, weddings, road trips, bonfires, parades, and all the festivities that come with the summer months, your teeth may be in for a doozy. However, you ...
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6 Tips for Avoiding Baby Bottle Tooth Decay

Good oral hygiene starts the day a baby is born, long before you see the early stages of their first teeth. Starting your child with strong oral hygiene habits takes discipline and an early start. ...
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Why Should I Change My Toothbrush Regularly?

In addition to brushing and flossing, your teeth require a little extra care every once in a while. Specifically, dentists recommend replacing your toothbrush every 1-3 months. Maybe you think ...
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Why a Cosmetic Dentist?

One of the most obvious benefits of receiving cosmetic dental work is to get a perfect smile. Finding the right cosmetic dentist simply means working with someone who has many years of cosmetic dental ...
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5 Things You Might be Doing to Hurt Your Teeth

If you aren’t careful, you could be doing some things that really harm your teeth. Here are five common mistakes people make in their oral health routine that seriously harm your teeth. Using ...
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10 Reasons You May Have Cavities

Maybe you've never had a cavity, maybe you've had a lot, and maybe you just had your first one filled and are shocked to know you have another. You ask yourself, "My habits haven't ...
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How Fad Diets Hurt Your Teeth

Fad diets may help in weight loss, but they can take a serious toll on your teeth. A “Fad Diet” can be classified as any eating pattern designed to significantly reduce calories with the ...
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3 Ways Drinking Water Saves Your Teeth

Drinking water is good for your body, but it is especially good for your teeth. The best dentist in Utah will tell you that the best thing to do in addition to brushing and flossing is drinking more ...
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For Teeth's Sake: 25 Dangerous Destinations for your Teeth

So, maybe visiting a location won't actually hurt your teeth. However, these cities have names of things that could really cause some enamel damage. 1.) Hot Coffee, Mississippi: Mississippi: In ...
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Tooth Fairy Tools

The American Dental Association along with the help of the Tooth Fairy have provided some online tools for the next time you or someone in your household loses a tooth. Every year, children around the ...
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How to Brush with a Manual Toothbrush

You don’t have an electric toothbrush, you can still get great results using a manual toothbrush.The problem is, many people get lazy in their technique or do not brush for long enough and see ...
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White Fillings

For many years, dentists could only offer metal fillings as a treatment for cavities. As unaesthetic as metal fillings could be in the front of the mouth, there existed no other options even for the ...
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