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Never Take Your Healthy Teeth for Granted


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Never Take Your Healthy Teeth for Granted

When I was growing up, my mother took my three brothers and I to the dentist for check-ups every six months, and while my brothers all tended to need cavity fillings after the exams, I didn't get a cavity for almost my entire childhood! That led me to start feeling like my teeth were "invincible," and once I moved out of my parents house, I started skipping my trips to the dentist. I soon regretted it, because I developed a toothache that put me through the worst pain of my life. I went to visit the dentist, and he told me that not only did I need a root canal, but I also had two additional cavities to fill! I have since dedicated myself to good oral hygiene, and I decided to start a blog to share my oral health tips and encourage others to take care of their teeth!

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Six Things That Make Teeth Whitening Treatment More Effective
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Making your teeth whiter can significantly improve

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Making Your Teeth Whiter And Brighter

Many people enjoy the look of having white teeth in their mouth. Having stained or dirty-looking teeth is not something that is considered to be desirable, so many turn to whitening products in order to keep their teeth looking their best. There are some methods that can be used at home to help in whitening your teeth. Here are some ways that you can try on your own to help keep your teeth looking their whitest. Read More 

The 7 Key Signs That You Need A Root Canal

Nobody wants to believe that they have a tooth that needs a root canal. When most people think of a root canal they think of an extremely painful process that should be avoided at all costs. However, a root canal is often a vital procedure necessary to keeping your mouth healthy. It is important that you learn the signs of a tooth with a decaying root that tell you that you need a root canal. Read More 

Five Useful Tips To Help Diabetes Patients Maintain Good Dental Health

A collection of metabolic diseases, diabetes or Diabetes Mellitus means the patient has high blood sugar levels, a condition that occurs when the body doesn't produce sufficient insulin. Or it may be that the cells are not responsive to the insulin that the body does actually produce: How Dental Care Can Be Affected By Diabetes Those who have been diagnosed with diabetes can be more prone to developing dental health problems than those who don't have the illness. Read More 

Deep Gum Pockets And How Your Dentist Will Treat Them

So your dentist informed you that not only do you have gingivitis, but also gum pockets so deep that you need a deep dental cleaning treatment. Whatever that is, it sounds uncomfortable. When you look at your gums in the mirror, you are trying to figure out what gum pockets are, and if you can even see them. To make it easier to understand, your dentist points out your pockets, both with and without the assistance of your dental x-rays. Read More 

3 Reasons To Consider Sedation Dentistry

Sedation dentistry is a type of dentistry where the dentist will actually put you completely to sleep before beginning whatever dental procedure you require. Three reasons to take advantage of sedation dentistry is to avoid experiencing pain, boredom, and anxiety. Avoid Experiencing Pain Sedation dentistry is a great way to help you avoid experiencing dental pain, and is ideal for major dental procedures. For example, a root canal can be a very unpleasant experience, but if you utilize sedation dentistry you will not actually feel any of the discomfort associated with it. Read More