Posts Tagged ‘tooth decay’

Root Canal Treatment – Causes, Procedures & Comfort

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Root canals are not the anxiety-provoking treatment you may imagine them to be. With the technology and tools available in dentistry today, this procedure is a successful way to alleviate the pain caused by root damage. Getting To The Root Of The Problem We all have heard about root canals and may have even had…

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Good Nutrition Supports Good Dental Health

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Good nutrition is so important as it’s always the right time to eat healthy. What we choose to eat and drink affects all aspects of our wellbeing. Outside of concerns about enjoying too much sugar, we may not often think about how our daily diet affects our dental health. Here are some great tips on what…

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Teeth – They Are What You Eat

How are those New Year’s resolutions going? January is a great time to renew commitments to your health. From exercising more, getting more sleep, and eating right, there are so many ways to support your wellbeing. It’s important to remember that what we eat not only promotes a healthy weight and provides energy for us…

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Which Sweet Treats Go Easy On Your Teeth?

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We’ve made it through one of the sweetest holidays of the year! But now that we’re heading into November and all the sugary, sweet Halloween treats have been passed out that doesn’t mean we’re completely in the clear. If you’re like us, you still have a lot of gooey goodness lurking about- whether in your…

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No Butts About It, Smoking Stinks

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Each year, nearly half a million Americans die prematurely of smoking or exposure to secondhand smoke. This deadly habit affects so many aspects of your health. Outside of fatality statistics, smoking adversely affects the health of your teeth, gums, and mouth. Bad Breath We’re sure you’ve heard of smoker’s breath. Tar and nicotine from cigarettes…

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Are Your Genes to Blame for Tooth Decay?

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In a recent study led by the J. Craig Venter Institute in La Jolla, CA, doctors and researchers analyzed the oral bacteria of twins to determine how nature vs. nurture comes into play. In other words, do genes or dental care and diet more directly result in tooth decay? Nature Vs. Nurture Researchers took swab samples of…

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