How to Keep Your Gums Healthy

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By now, you all probably know that good oral hygiene is one of the best ways to prevent and treat gum disease. However, most people tend to overlook their gums when considering their overall oral health, focusing instead on their pearly whites. However, healthy teeth need healthy gums! How to Keep Your Gums HealthyHere are […]

Dental Habits to Start in the New Year

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We are a few days into the new year and we are sure many of you are already well into your New Year’s Resolutions. You may be resolving to shed some of the quarantine weight, save more money, or just be healthier overall. While many people resolve to be healthier in some capacity in the […]

5 Tips for a Mouth-Healthy Holiday Season

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No matter how much you might love coming into our office, we are pretty confident we’re not the people you want to be spending your holidays with. Here are five tips to keep your mouth healthy over the holiday season and avoid cavities.  Pass on sticky treats Many sweet treats during this time of year […]

Ways Your Dental Health Affects You

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Did you know? Poor dental health won’t just cost you your teeth — it can cost you your overall health as well! Here are 4 ways your oral health can impact the rest of your body.  Cardiovascular health Several studies have shown that gum inflammation can raise your risk of heart disease and even stroke. […]

Dental Tips for Toddlers and Babies

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Healthy habits start young! In fact, ensuring your child has good oral hygiene begins when you spot their first tooth poking through. Starting them off young with a great knowledge of dental care is the key to your child’s success in maintaining a healthy, happy smile. Here are some of our best dental care tips […]

The Impact of Soda on Your Teeth

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Let’s be honest – by now we’re all aware of the link between soda consumption and tooth decay. In fact, drinking soda has also been linked to osteoporosis, obesity, diabetes, and many other health risks. Despite the risks associated with drinking soda, milk intake over the past few decades has gone down as soda consumption […]

How to Cure Bad Breath

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Did you know? More than 80 million people suffer from chronic halitosis or bad breath. Bad breath can be extremely embarrassing and difficult to navigate on your own. However, it is a very common condition with multiple treatment options. Here are some tips to help you fight bad breath and increase the overall health of […]

The 4-1-1 on Root Canals

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Have you recently been told you need a root canal? No need to fear – root canals are one of the most common dental procedures done. In fact, according to the American Association of Endodontists, millions of teeth are saved each year by this simple procedure. Below we’ve rounded up everything you need to know […]

Oral Health Tips for Winter

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November is finally here and with it comes the cold weather we’ve all been dreading. While you already know that extreme wind and a drier climate can damage your skin, did you also know that colder weather puts you at an increased risk for common dental problems as well? Below we’ve rounded up some winter […]

Why Floss?

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If you’re like most people, you are probably not flossing enough, if at all even. Unfortunately, even if you brush your teeth twice a day, if you’re not flossing every single day you still have some improvements to make to your overall dental hygiene. Why floss? To some, it seems redundant to floss on top […]