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Three Important Dental Habits to Keep Up With

If you’ve ever felt tempted to skip brushing your teeth or flossing at night because you’re too tired, you’re not alone. In fact, many times, people will also put off routine dental appointments because they are inconvenient and don’t seem that important. But here are three important dental habits to…

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Should I Replace Old Amalgam Fillings?

Amalgam fillings have been used for decades. There’s a lot of controversy surrounding whether or not to replace old amalgam fillings. Here is a list of some things to consider when discussing this topic with your dentist. Should I Replace Old Amalgam Fillings? Pros Metal amalgam fillings aren’t aesthetically pleasing….

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Laughing Gas – How Does it Work?

laughing gas

Nitrous oxide – or laughing gas – is a popular method of sedation dentistry. Its appeal comes from the non-invasive ease of administration, how quickly it takes effect, and also how quickly it wears off. How does laughing gas work? Nitrous Oxide – Laughing Gas Nitrous oxide is administered as…

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Is it Safe to See the Dentist While Pregnant?

Safe to See the Dentist While Pregnant

There are so many changes that women need to think of when they first find out they are expecting, from what you can and cannot eat, what supplements you’ll need to start taking, and what activities are considered safe throughout pregnancy. One of those questions that you might be asking…

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Diagnostic Wax-Up for the Perfect Smile – Cosmetic Dentistry

daignostic wax-up

If you’ve ever wondered how it is that a cosmetic dentist gets you that perfect smile, you might be surprised to know that many skilled dentists use a diagnostic wax-up. With cosmetic dentistry, there’s very little room for error. This is why it’s so important that the dentist get a…

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What is Conscious Sedation Dentistry?

Conscious Sedation Dentistry

You may have heard the term “sleep dentistry” before, but really, sleep dentistry isn’t exactly the correct term. Sleep dentistry is actually a category of dental treatments which fall under “conscious sedation dentistry”. Don’t All Dentists Offer Pain-Free Procedures? Many dental procedures provided by your average dentist already require pain…

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Are You Prepared for a Dental Emergency?

Prepare for a Dental Emergency

Emergencies are a part of life, so much so, that we prepare for the most common of them. Fire drills, earthquake drills, or even an emergency fund because the car broke down suddenly. How do you prepare for a dental emergency? What is a Dental Emergency? The answer to this…

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Pain Free Root Canal Therapy to Save Your Tooth

pain free root canal therapy

Tooth decay, when caught early, can usually be fixed with a simple filling, however, when the tooth or nerves become infected down inside the tooth, the only way to save the tooth is through pain free root canal therapy. Pain Free Root Canal Therapy Can Stop the Pain and Save…

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Top 10 Foods that Cause Acid Erosion

Foods that cause acid erosion

When we think of oral health, we know that what we eat has a large impact on our teeth. We know that sugar, sodas and candy are huge contributor to cavities, but did you know that there are also healthy foods that cause acid erosion? Here’s what to watch out…

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Why Sugar is Bad for Teeth – Best Natural Sugar Alternatives

Natural Sugar Alternatives

We’ve all been told that sugar can cause problems for our teeth, but did you know that it’s not actually sugar that causes the problem? Well, not directly anyway. Bacteria in our mouth break down sugar into acids which eat away at our enamel, causing problems like dental decay and…

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