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What causes bad breath?

Bad breath happens to almost everybody, even to people who don’t care to admit it. While chronic bad breath (also known as halitosis) might have more serious causes, occasional bad breath can be prevented fairly easily with good oral care. WHAT CAUSES BAD BREATH? In the majority of cases, bad Read more…

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Diet and Periodontal Disease

Any food product that contributes to the growth of dental plaque has the potential to cause inflammation associated with periodontal disease that results from bacterial buildup in tooth biofilm (plaque). One of the sugars most responsible for enhancing plaque production from Streptococcus mutans and Streptococcus sobrinus bacteria is sucrose. Degradation of sucrose- and glucose-containing Read more…

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Diet, Caries, and Dental Erosion

Diet, Caries, and Dental Erosion Many years of research have established that dietary factors are directly related to dental caries and erosion. Significant risk factors for these abnormalities include fat and sugar intake in both children and adults. In fact, not only does childhood sugar intake contribute to the development of Read more…

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Don’t Ignore The Signs Of Gingivitis

Don’t Ignore The Signs Of Gingivitis Gingivitis is an early form of gum disease, or periodontal disease. If you ignore the signs of gingivitis because you don’t recognize them or because you are worried about seeking care from a dentist, your condition will probably get worse. Gingivitis that goes untreated Read more…

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Solve The Mysteries of Sensitive Teeth

Know The Causes Of Tooth Sensitivity Tooth sensitivity is among the common causes of a toothache. The phrase “tooth sensitivity” refers to tooth discomfort or feelings of toothache in one or more teeth. The pain of tooth sensitivity is usually sharp, sudden and shooting. Tooth sensitivity occurs when the layer Read more…

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Tooth decay and tooth exctraction

The Truth About Tooth Decay One of the most important points about tooth decay is that you don’t always recognize it when it’s in the early stages. Which is exactly why it’s important to see your dentist or dental hygienist regularly for a thorough cleaning and oral exam, in addition Read more…

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Dentists and hygienists keep mouth healthy.

Dental Visit Most people maintain their oral health with regular visits to a general dentist. A general dentistry practice focuses on taking care of your entire mouth, including cleaning teeth, preventing cavities, and evaluating your teeth and gums for signs of problems or infections. A general dentist can provide diagnostic Read more…