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Teeth Whitening at Home

While plenty of dentists offer teeth whitening services, there are plenty of products out there that let you do so from the comfort of home. Oil Pulling A traditional Indian folk remedy, oil pulling is meant to improve oral hygiene and remove toxins. It involves swishing oil in your mouth to remove bacteria; sunflower or…

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Teeth Whitening Myth

While everyone wants a nice bright smile, there are a lot of myths surrounding teeth whitening that are patently false. Teeth Whitening Will Damage Enamel This is false only in the case of teeth whitening done by a dental professional; they have the tools and knowledge on how to perform teeth whitening correctly without any…

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Eating Disorders and Your Dentist

The food you eat and your overall dietary habits play a big role in your oral health. We’ve all heard in the news, or from our health care providers, that eating too much sugar in our diets can lead to cavities, but it’s also true that eating other highly acidic and readily-available “diet” foods can…

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Blood Thinners and Bleeding Gums Explained

There are many reasons why a person’s gums might bleed, and certain medications, such as blood thinners, may be to blame. Blood thinners are necessary for a number of conditions, and if you are taking blood thinners, it is important to understand how your medication can impact your overall oral health and your day to…

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Dialysis and Your Dentist

What You Need to Know to Make Sure Your Dental Visits Go as Smooth as Possible If you, or someone you know have kidney disease, it’s a good idea to make your dental health a priority. For a person with this disease, keeping a healthy smile can take some extra effort. Kidney disease and dialysis…

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Flossing: The Perfect Time to Check Your Mouth for Oral Health Issues

Like many patients, chances are you’ve been sitting in your hygienist’s chair, every six months or so, admitting that you don’t floss regularly. Flossing is an instrumental component in keeping your mouth healthy – free from disease and cavities. Because there is no instant gratification from flossing like there is from brushing, it’s often a…