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6 Ways to Keep Your Gums Healthy

Posted on February 15th, 2018 at 5:24 PM
6 Ways to Keep Your Gums Healthy

When it comes to your mouth’s health, it’s not all about how straight your teeth are or how bright your smile is. You can’t forget about your gums! 

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Why your teeth hurt in cold weather

Posted on January 30th, 2018 at 4:05 PM
Why your teeth hurt in cold weather

As the temperatures drop, are your teeth feeling the chill? Cold air and blasts of icy wind can sting your face and zap your teeth.

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9 Tips That Will Save Your Teeth From Coffee Stains

Posted on January 16th, 2018 at 1:43 PM
9 Tips That Will Save Your Teeth From Coffee Stains

Enamel, the hard outer coating that protects the other layers of your teeth, is covered in microscopic gaps.

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Diabetes and Your Smile

Posted on January 15th, 2018 at 4:16 PM
Diabetes and Your Smile

Did you know that 29.1 million people living in the United States have diabetes?

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Are Sports Drinks Bad for Your Teeth?

Posted on January 11th, 2018 at 2:34 PM
Are Sports Drinks Bad for Your Teeth?

You may see athletes in advertisements gripping your favorite sports drink on the sidelines or taking a swig before a big game.

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Genetics and Oral Health

Posted on January 10th, 2018 at 4:02 PM
Genetics and Oral Health

Many common diseases are not inherited as a single gene defect but instead result from gene-environment interactions.

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6 reasons why sharing your toothbrush is a bad idea

Posted on January 5th, 2018 at 4:38 PM
6 reasons why sharing your toothbrush is a bad idea

When health officials discovered a hepatitis A outbreak in California this summer, they swiftly issued health warnings about how to avoid the disease.

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Ten Dental Hygiene Tips For A More Thorough Clean

Posted on January 2nd, 2018 at 5:08 PM
Ten Dental Hygiene Tips For A More Thorough Clean

Brushing your teeth every morning and night doesn't guarantee you're giving your mouth all the attention it needs. Even a regular oral hygiene routine could be leaving gaps if you engage in a few not-so-great habits with your time at the sink. 

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The Roles and Structure of Teeth

Posted on December 22nd, 2017 at 11:36 AM
The Roles and Structure of Teeth

Teeth have three main functions of “breaking down (masticating) food”, “enabling us to pronounce words”, and “shaping the face”.

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15 Fascinating Facts About Our Smiles, And More…

Posted on December 20th, 2017 at 4:38 PM
15 Fascinating Facts About Our Smiles, And More…

Everyone loves the quote “laughter is the best medicine,” and you have probably even experienced the benefits of smiling and laughter. But did you know that the simple act of smiling can boost your mood and even your immune system?

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