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Dental Hygiene

Electric Toothbrush or Traditional Toothbrush?

Electric Toothbrush or Traditional Toothbrush?

Should You Use an Electric Toothbrush or Keep Using Your Traditional One? Healthy teeth promote physical, emotional, and mental health. Human beings have been brushing their teeth since 3000 B.C. In those early years, man used crude brushes made of twigs and tree branches. Thankfully, the toothbrush has evolved through the millenniums with every new …

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Considering Dental Bonding for Your Dental Imperfections? 

Considering Dental Bonding for Your Dental Imperfections? 

Should You Consider Dental Bonding for Your Dental Imperfections? During dental bonding procedures, the dentist uses a special plastic material that resembles a real tooth. The material used is usually soft when applied then hardens under a certain light. Dental bonding is used to repair cracked teeth, chipped teeth, and cavities and to improve discolored …

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Benefits of Flossing

People Who Floss Are Less Likely to Be Overweight The fact is many people in the current digital society have an established daily oral hygiene routine. However, there are not too many people that floss their teeth regularly. In fact, only 49% of Americans floss their teeth every day, and 10% do not floss at …

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Fluoride Treatments Protect Your Teeth

Do Fluoride Treatments Protect Your Teeth? In-office whitening treatments offer additional protection against dental decay and the acid-producing bacteria that collects around the gingivae and teeth in a sticky transparent bio-film called plaque, but for additional oral care, fluoride treatments protect your teeth.  If you don’t follow a regular practice of brushing twice a day …

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Importance of Teeth Sealants

How Sealants Protect the Teeth While sealants often are used on children’s teeth to protect against cavities, they are also useful on adult teeth to provide a barrier against decay. The following information demonstrates how sealants work to keep both children and adult teeth healthy and well-maintained. Because of the vulnerability of some teeth to …

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