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Tooth-Related Halloween Costumes to Try This Year

Last modified: August 5th, 2020

Love your teeth? Of course you do! So why not pay tribute to them this Halloween with a fun, tooth-inspired Halloween costume? Why should witches and ghosts have all the...

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Could Squid Ink Lead to Less Painful Dental Exams?

Last modified: August 5th, 2020

If you’ve ever had your gum pockets measured at a dental exam, you know how uncomfortable the procedure can be. Commonly done with an old-fashioned pick, the procedure involves your...

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The Future Is Female: Dentistry Growing in Popularity Among Women

Last modified: August 5th, 2020

It’s hard to believe, but just 50 years ago, the idea of a female dentist was almost unheard of. In fact, according to the American Dental Association, in 1968 only...

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Oral Thrush Isn’t Just for Babies

Last modified: August 5th, 2020

If you’ve ever seen white spots on your own or your child’s tongue, you may have been initially alarmed. Often these white spots are just a sign of a harmless...

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How to Choose the Right Mouthguard

Last modified: August 5th, 2020

For most parents, fall means back to school, and for some, it means back to school sports. But while all that exercise may be great for your children’s muscles, it...

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Shielding Sensitive Teeth Could Soon Help Protect Against Cavities

Last modified: August 5th, 2020

Does your morning coffee make you wince in pain, or your sundae make you want to scream?  You may be among the one in eight American adults with sensitive teeth....

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This Fuller-Lip Trick Could Be Bad News

Last modified: August 5th, 2020

They’re one of the most coveted signs of beauty today: thick, luscious lips. But getting them isn’t always as easy or affordable as it seems. It used to be if...

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In Good Form: Why the Dentist Needs All That Paperwork

Last modified: May 2nd, 2022

It’s a familiar scene at pretty much any medical appointment. No matter if you’re a new patient or have been going to the same practitioner for years, most likely you’re...

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Common Oral Care Questions: Answered!

Last modified: May 2nd, 2022

Have you ever been brushing your teeth or eating a certain food and suddenly thought of a dental question, only to forget it by the time your next checkup rolled...

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Teeth Grinding Could Be a Sign Your Child is Being Bullied

Last modified: May 2nd, 2022

According to Stopbullying.gov, an initiative by the United States Department of Health and Human Services, between one in three and one in four American children have experienced some sort of...

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