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The Worst Holiday Food for Teeth

December 22, 2016

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The winter holiday season is upon us, and with it comes a slew of seasonal treats that make our taste buds sing – and our teeth sting! Unfortunately, some of our favorite holiday foods can wreak havoc on our teeth. Below, we cover some holiday treats that are terrible for teeth. Peanut Brittle Peanut brittle…
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The History of Fixing Broken Teeth

December 8, 2016

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Dental crowns – or sometimes called dental caps – are prosthetic devices places over broken teeth to strengthen and improve their appearance. Crowns are used to prevent weakened teeth from fracturing, as teeth replacements, or to cover a root canal, dental implant or a weak tooth. Crowns help keep teeth functional, and prevent improper bite…
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Three Thanksgiving Dishes that will Make Your Teeth Thankful

November 22, 2016

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The great feast is near! Thanksgiving is a time for families to gather in the kitchen, cook all day, and eat themselves into a food-induced daze. It’s a time of great tradition around America, that revolves around football and food. In the spirit of the season, we’ve decided to share some of our favorite Thanksgiving…
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Electric Vs. Standard Toothbrush, Which is Right for My Child?

November 10, 2016

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As your child begins brushing their own teeth, it can be difficult to choose the right toothbrush for their overall oral health. The market is flooded with products all claiming to clean teeth better than the rest. But, what about an electric toothbrush? Is it really better than a standard toothbrush? The answer may surprise…
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The Spooky History of Halloween

October 27, 2016

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Halloween is a time to celebrate the season of fall, and get to know your community through local festivals and trick-or-treating. But, where did Halloween come from? How long have we been celebrating, and what does the holiday represent? Below, we discuss the origins and traditions associated with the spookiest holiday that we celebrate. The…
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Participate in Our Candy Buy Back to Support our Troops!

October 14, 2016

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  Operation Gratitude annually sends upwards of 200,000 care packages filled with food, entertainment, hygiene, and handmade items, plus personal letters of appreciation to members of our armed forces to say “Thank You” to all who serve. Our dental practice is proud to participate in this operation by hosting our annual candy buy back campaign….
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Worse Than Candy: Avoid Cavities by Limiting these Surprising Snacks

October 13, 2016

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Childhood cavities are the most prevalent childhood illness in the united states, and they are almost entirely preventable. One big way you can help your kids avoid cavities is by limiting the amount of foods that are destructive to their teeth. Below are some foods that you should limit – or cut – from their…
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Water is the Perfect Drink for a Healthy Mouth

September 29, 2016

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It’s no secret that water is one of the healthiest things for your body. Aside from providing proper hydration, water contributes to healthy internal organs, and helps regulate your body temperature through sweat production. But, did you know that water is also one of the best tools for a healthy mouth? Let’s discuss some of…
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