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5 Questions to Ask Your Orthodontist About Braces

March 21, 2023

If you’re considering braces for yourself or your child, you probably have some questions. It can be difficult to sort through the information you want...

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How Can I Prevent My Kids From Getting Cavities?

March 14, 2023

If you had cavities when you were a child, you may be wondering how you can prevent your kids from getting cavities as well. Preventing...

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Can Babies Get Gum Disease?

February 28, 2023

Many parents may wonder, can babies get gum disease? Since baby teeth are temporary and babies don’t consume the same foods as adults, it can...

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6 Ways to Fight Bad Breath While Traveling

February 21, 2023

If you struggle with bad breath, you might be self-conscious about being close to others. It can also be harder to fight bad breath when...

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5 Tips to Whiten Your Teeth

January 24, 2023

It’s a new year and if you’re planning on making changes, you might be considering how to whiten your teeth. Teeth can be discolored in...

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Advantages of Floss Picks vs Dental Floss

January 10, 2023

Flossing is an important part of a good dental hygiene routine. However, only about 30 to 40% of Americans floss daily. There are now many...

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Why Do My Front Teeth Hurt? 6 Causes of Pain in Your Front Teeth

December 20, 2022

There are many causes of tooth pain. However, if you’re noticing pain in only your front teeth, this can help narrow it down a bit....

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What to Do When Your Teeth Hurt From Eating Sweets

December 15, 2022

Cakes, candies, chocolates, cupcakes and other sweets are a great indulgence. However, if you feel pain in your teeth when you eat sweets, it can...


Dental Hypersensitivity: What It Is and How To Treat It

December 3, 2022

If you experience sharp pain in your teeth when you eat or drink hot or cold foods, you may be experiencing dental hypersensitivity, also called...

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Tooth Pain and Pressure During Cold and Flu Season

November 29, 2022

Cold and flu season is upon us. You or your family members may have already experienced a cold or flu. If so, you may have...

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How Long Can a Cavity Go Untreated?

November 23, 2022

About 90% of adults have had at least one cavity. Those that visit the dentist regularly most likely get these cavities treated quickly. However, people...

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What Should I Do About Emergency Tooth Pain?

November 8, 2022

Intense tooth pain can be hard to live with. Depending on the level of pain, it may be hard to sleep, hard to work, or...

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How Often Should You See the Dentist?

October 25, 2022

How often should you visit the dentist? It’s a question a lot of us have asked ourselves. While we don’t want to wait too long...


Waterpik vs Dental Floss: Which is Better?

October 7, 2022

Many people find flossing to be an unpleasant task. The Waterpik, which uses a powerful stream of water to clean between teeth, has helped many...


How Do I Get My Kids to Start Brushing Their Teeth?

September 30, 2022

Brushing your teeth may be the most important part of a good dental hygiene plan. These good habits start early, and getting your children to...


Why Is Pop Bad For Your Teeth?

August 30, 2022

In the US, we might call it pop, soda, cola, coke, or even tonic: it’s the sugary, bubbly beverage you might enjoy with your meal...

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Is It Worth Treating Cavities in Baby Teeth?

August 11, 2022

Since baby teeth will eventually fall out, many parents wonder if it’s worth treating cavities in baby teeth. Since they’re temporary, some parents assume that...

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What Does a Cavity Feel Like?

July 25, 2022

If you have a cavity, it can be difficult to detect. You may wonder, what does a cavity feel like? How do you know if...

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How Do I Know if I Have Mouth Cancer?

July 11, 2022

If you notice a suspicious sore or a discolored spot in or around your mouth, you may wonder, “how do I know if I have...

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3 Natural and Effective Mouthwash Alternatives

April 2, 2022

Bad breath! Yikes. Fewer things help ruin a first impression (or a third date… or any date, for that matter), but lots of people object...

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Invisalign vs. Braces: Which Should You Choose?

February 20, 2022

Choosing between Invisalign vs braces can be a difficult decision. It’s helpful to know what each option entails, and compare the advantages and disadvantages of...