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What Causes Gum Disease?

Gum disease is an infection of the gums and is usually caused by poor dental hygiene, but illnesses, medications and a history of family dental issues can ...

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Over the Counter vs Professional Teeth Whitening

There are many benefits to teeth whitening, from enhancing your smile and overall facial appearance to making you look (and feel) younger and, for some peo...

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What’s the Difference Between Veneers, Crowns and Bridges?

Dental veneers, crowns and bridges are common dental treatments that can help you get your dental health back on track and boost your confidence. But which...

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The 5 Most Common Causes of Dental Cavities

A cavity is a hole that forms in a tooth as the enamel (the hard outer coating) and dentin (the inner layer) decays. Cavities are one of the most...

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Deal with Gingivitis Before It Knocks Out Your Teeth

Although gingivitis is not a widely understood word, it's a medical condition that's far more common than one might imagine.The Journal of the American De...

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5 Questions to Ask When Choosing a New Dentist for Your Family

Whether you've moved to a new place or are simply looking for a new dentist, finding quality dental care for your family can be a bit overwhelming. However,...

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What Is the Right Way to Brush?

Proper brushing takes at least two minutes. That’s right, 120 seconds! A good suggestion would be to use a timer; either digital or a simple miniature ...

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BRACES: FIXED VS INVISALIGN

Are you looking to realign your teeth and create a straight, beautiful smile? Braces may be the answer for you. Depending on your budget and dental health s...