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Gum Disease
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Gum disease causes, symptoms and possible remedies

Unlike teeth problems that manifest in painful experiences, gum disease is usually painless and might go unnoticed for a long time. Gum disease is a form of inflammation that occurs on the tissues supporting the teeth. In its early stages, gum disease is known as gingivitis, which is a condition that varies in severity. To […]

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Everything you need to know about teeth grinding

Learn what causes teeth grinding (bruxism) and how to prevent damage to teeth and gums Teeth grinding or clenching, officially called bruxism, is surprisingly common. Statistics show that at least 30% of people grind or clench their teeth at night and during the day. Frequency is similar in adults and children but is more common […]

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Gum Disease – How Likely Are You To Get It

Find out if you are susceptible to gum disease and practical to-do’s to reduce your chances. You would think that there is a level playing field in terms of whether or not you suffer gum disease. However, there many factors which can put you in a higher-risk category of suffering this potentially damaging disease.   […]

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Treatment for Periodontitis

If you have been diagnosed with or suspect that you have periodontitis, it is important to seek treatment as soon as you can. This condition is a serious infection of the gums due to bacteria that have been accumulated for a long time. When left untreated, it can progress, damaging your teeth even more and […]

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What is baby bottle tooth decay?

In certain parts of the weird and wonderful body-building world, (human) breast milk is considered the ultimate supplement. It’s easier to digest than cow milk, so it doesn’t trigger lactose intolerance in adults. It’s richer in nutrients, and higher in protein. It also has a slightly sweet taste. So when mothers wean their kids from […]

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Frequently Asked Questions About Cosmetic Dentistry

Modern dentistry techniques have made achieving a perfect smile attainable to almost everyone. Cosmetic dentistry has come a long way since it’s humble beginnings and thanks to technological advancements dentists now have the tools and techniques to fix even the most wretched teeth. Cosmetic dentistry is focused on giving you the best smile possible, by […]

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The surprising link between posture and dental health

Good overall posture is something that is lacking in very many people in the world today, more because of an acquired lifestyle than natural inclination. And this is not a surprising observation, considering that in recent times, thorough studies are bringing to light the downsides of extensive use of our technological devices. One among a […]

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Causes of a dry mouth

A dry mouth is caused by the insufficient production or supply of saliva. The continuous production of saliva is indicative of the importance of a constantly wet mouth. Saliva is one of the most underrated substances in the human body, due to the lack of understanding of the important functions that it performs. Saliva aids […]

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Dental “Superfoods” Underline the Importance of Oral Health

Dental hygiene isn’t only reserved for the bathroom. Brushing and flossing are super important for your dental health and will help you maintain healthy, happy teeth and gums. But what you eat has a direct impact on your oral health. Obviously, sugary foods are no good for your teeth and can cause decay and other […]

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The surprising culprits eating away at your teeth

Most people have had to visit the dentist for fillings, root canals, scaling and root planning. These procedures are costly and preceded by painful symptoms. Surprisingly, most of the problems affecting teeth are preventable. Regular brushing and flossing can save you a painful trip to the dentist. Aside from good dental hygiene, staying away from […]

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