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Can You Prevent Gum Recession?

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Can You Prevent Gum Recession?

Gum recession is the gradual loss of soft tissue around a person’s gum line. Eventually, over  a period of time, the tissue in the mouth can become weak and can soften, which will cause a recess, which means that the tissue by the gums will expose the roots of the teeth. The roots are much…

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How to Make it Through the Holidays in One Piece

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How to Make it Through the Holidays in One Piece

The holidays are here, which means more family time and often more stress. Why does our family stress us out so much? There are many reasons, sometimes we don’t see them often throughout the year but when we see them during the holiday season, issues and problems come up, often things that we haven’t addressed. If you…

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Taking Safe Steps Towards a Brighter Smile

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Taking Safe Steps Towards a Brighter Smile

Few aspects of a person’s appearance make as noticeable an impression as a brilliantly bright smile. While your teeth may start off pearly white, a lifetime of consuming enamel staining foods and drinks can slowly rob your smile of a little of its luster. However, thanks to a number of teeth whitening products now on…

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Tips to Help You Avoid Sugar This Holiday Season

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Tips to Help You Avoid Sugar This Holiday Season

It’s that magic time of the year again; sugarplums may dance in your head. It is the holidays, which means a lot more treats and loads of sugar are sitting around. Whether it’s candy canes, sugar cookies or gingerbread men it’s pretty hard to escape the sweet treats. If you’re a balanced eater normally, the…

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The Hidden Health Threat In Our Mouths

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The Hidden Health Threat In Our Mouths

When most people think of dental problems, they imagine cavities, cracked teeth and infections that require unpleasant treatments such as root canal therapy. In reality, gum disease is a much greater problem for numerous people; in fact, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that nearly half of all Americans suffer from some form…

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The Causes Of Gum Disease

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The Causes Of Gum Disease

Most adults will develop gum disease at some point in their lives. This is truly disappointing given that if you understand the causes of the condition, you can easily prevent it from ever occurring. Most people develop gum disease because they are unaware of the signs and symptoms and there is not enough information provided…

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What to Expect After Wisdom Teeth Extraction

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What to Expect After Wisdom Teeth Extraction

Though we hear about people having wisdom teeth extraction all of the time we might begin to think of it as a minor issue. For some people it is a “simple” procedure. In fact, there are two ways that wisdom teeth extraction is described – simple and surgical. The simple procedures are those in which…

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What You Should Know About A Periodontist In Phoenix

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What You Should Know About A Periodontist In Phoenix

There are some things you should know about a periodontist in Phoenix. A periodontist is a dentist who specializes in the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of periodontal disease. Periodontists are trained to treat patients with periodontal diseases, commonly referred to as gum disease. The gum disease is actually periodontitis and it is a disease that…

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Healthiest Holiday Gifts

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Healthiest Holiday Gifts

It’s that time of year again, where shopping is top of the mind. This is the time when we prepare to celebrate with family and friends. Spending money on others and getting gifts for loved ones is a tradition cherished by many. This holiday season set a trend by picking healthy treats for your family and…

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Products to Help You Quit Tobacco

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Products to Help You Quit Tobacco

Tobacco is one of the most addictive substances in the world, all thanks to nicotine, the chemical stimulant that makes chewing tobacco or smoking a cigarette so enjoyable. Addiction symptoms for nicotine actually mimic those of harder drugs, like cocaine and heroin, making quitting cold turkey a herculean task. If you’re wondering how to quit…

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