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How to Have a Happy New Year

Happy New Year to you and your family. One of the fun traditions we do each year at our office is declaring New Year Resolutions. One of the most important resolutions you can have is to improve your

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Molecule May Help Your Teeth to Fight Cavities

Caries, the scientific name for dental decay, is from the Latin for “rottenness.” A 2015 study determined that 2.3 billion people in the world have caries in their permanent teeth. Researchers from

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Dental X-Rays Can Identify Vitamin D Deficiency

Anthropologists had previously determined that human teeth hold vital information about Vitamin D deficiency, but the teeth must be cut open to read the Vitamin D records. Researchers Lori D’Ortenzio

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How to Care for Your Mouth During the Flu and Cold Season

Winter is approaching – which means flu and cold season is here. Did you know that if you maintain good oral health you can reduce the chance of getting a cold or the flu? But, if you do get the flu,

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Confusing Facial Pain

Typically tooth-related pain is easily diagnosed and treated. Sometimes, though, the cause of facial pain can be difficult to pinpoint. The pain can be dull, intense, short-lived or chronic, on one side

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How to Have a Healthy Jaw and Why You Should Care

With all the talk about teeth we sometimes overlook the importance of the jawbones that support them. You may have noticed someone whose face and cheeks have a ‘sunken’ appearance. This occurs

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About Vampires… and Happy Halloween!

What do pointy teeth, garlic, and a wooden stake have in common? They are all paraphernalia associated with the vampires of legend. Where did this legend originate and why the pointy teeth? Vampire Legends

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An Ounce of Prevention Might Save Your Life

Can poor oral health effect our overall health?  Our mothers always told us to brush our teeth and floss but did we always follow through? Probably not. As adults we also may not be as dedicated to caring

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Trick or Treat – Dental Tips for Halloween

It’s no surprise that Halloween presents challenges to oral health and healthy diets. It’s nearly impossible to avoid candy around Halloween. The trick is to have a plan for how your kids can have

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