Some Things You Should Know Before Going to the Dentist

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Going to the dentist is incredibly important. Too many people put off going to the dentist because they think they don't have a cavity, or they think it will be too expensive to go regularly. These are flawed ways of thinking, which is why it is important to know why you should go to the dentist regularly, and how to choose the right dentist. Here are some things you should know.

5 January 2018

Other Denture Services Provided By Your Dentist

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Dentists can fit you for dentures. They can make your dentures, and then they can adjust your dentures to fit properly. Those are just the basic denture services most dentists provide. However, what you may not realize is that dentists provide several other denture-related services.  Whitening of Dentures Coffee, tea, colas, and other foods and drinks stain dentures heavily. Even if you are depositing your dentures in your denture cup every night and dropping in a cleaning tablet, the dentures never seem to be as white as when you fist had them.

11 December 2017

Three Reasons To Reconsider Buying Charcoal Toothpaste

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Charcoal toothpaste seems to be all the craze lately. There are plenty of benefits being talked about all over the Internet. However, not many people are also aware of some of the more concerning parts of using charcoal toothpaste. Here are three of those concerns you need to think about before buying charcoal toothpaste: Eroding Enamel: First off, buying the wrong kind of charcoal toothpaste can be much too eroding for your teeth.

7 November 2017

What Causes Receding Gums?

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If you've noticed that your teeth are starting to become a little more sensitive and that they are looking a bit longer, your gums might have started to recede. Your gums protect the more vulnerable part of your teeth, and when they pull back, your tooth is at greater risk for decay. Sometimes gum recession is hereditary, but many times, receding gums are the result of poor dental habits or care procedures.

11 October 2017

Maintaining The Fit And Attractiveness Of Your Dentures

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If you have lost your teeth and now have dentures, you may be concerned about keeping your new appliance in like-new condition. A denture is custom-made for the specific contours of your mouth. As a result, changes in your denture can affect the fit and appearance of the appliance. Here are a few ways to ensure that your denture maintains its attractiveness and fit for years. Minimize the Amount of Deep-colored Foods and Drinks That You Ingest

13 September 2017

Questions About Implant Dentistry

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If you have been considering a restorative procedure for a lost tooth, you may be pondering the installation of a dental implant. However, you may still be unsure about an implant restoration, especially if this is the first permanent tooth that you have lost. Having answers to the questions you may have about dental implants can help ease your concerns. Here are a few common questions about implant dentistry: How do dental implants work?

22 August 2017

3 Signs You Need Braces

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The ultimate person that makes the decision about whether or not you could benefit from braces is your orthodontist. However, this doesn't mean that you can look for certain signs to indicate that you would likely be a good candidate for braces. This article will discuss 3 specific signs that you likely need braces in more detail. Difficulty Biting One sign that you may need to get braces is if you have difficulty biting.

27 July 2017