Dental Resolutions for the New Year

Don’t you love New Years? Even if you aren’t the type to make resolutions, just the idea of getting through one more year can boost your determination to make the next one better. In January we pledge to lose weight, quit smoking, get...

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How to Choose a Pediatric Dentist

HEALTHY TEETH HAPPY CHILD The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry recommends that kids should visit a pediatric dentist when their first tooth comes in or by their first birthday. Our checklist will help you pick the best pediatric dentist to...

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3 Tips for Flossing with Braces

Encouraging kids to floss even is a challenge for most parents, but it becomes even more challenging when children have braces. The wires in braces prevent you from flossing traditionally, and it’s very difficult to do on your own...

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A Prepregnancy Dental Checkup

Your reproductive system isn’t the only part of your body that needs attention when you’re thinking about getting pregnant — so do your teeth. That’s why now is a great time to visit the dentist. Making a baby is definitely...

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Which Mouthwash Should You Use?

Of the market’s abundance of choices―breath-freshening, antibacterial, fluoridated, etc.―which is right for you? Here’s how to tell. If You Have Bad Breath but Not Significant Gum Disease or Tooth Decay… Use: Breath-freshening mouthwash, which...

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3-D X-Rays

Typical dental x-rays just focus on your teeth, and for each x-ray picture, you need one exposure. So it would take many exposures to even begin to compare to a single 3D scan. But 3D imaging shows much more than simple “flat” x-rays...

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