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Best Mouthwash for Kids

What should I look for when purchasing a mouthwash? All mouthwashes that have been approved by the FDA for distribution are safe for children and adults, and in most cases, the packaging is the biggest…
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How the Quality of Water Affects Your Teeth

It’s so basic - water is great for your health, and that includes your oral health. We’re all told to get our 8 glasses a day, or actually quite a bit more according to Mayo…
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How Your Diet Affects Your Teeth

We've almost all heard that sugar is bad for our teeth, but why? And are sugary foods the only ones that we should avoid to prevent tooth decay? Before we answer these questions, we need…
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Is Mouthwash Safe for Children?

Mouthwash or mouth rinse is an antiseptic solution which mainly used to reduce the microbial load in the oral cavity. There are other functions of mouthwash that maybe recommend for the purpose of analgesic, anti-inflammatory…
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Dentists are our Best Friends

    Dentists are medical professionals who are expert in the needs of our teeth and how to correct it.  They also can make our smiles beautiful and will remain as it is.  That is…
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Is Summertime a Threat to Your Child’s Tooth Health?

Summertime is here and for many families that means more relaxed schedules, outdoor activities, and leniency with meals and snacks. Unfortunately, these shifts in routine can sometimes cause tooth care to be neglected and oral…
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Why Is My Breath Bad and What Can I Do About It?

Bad breath, also known as halitosis, can be embarrassing. Fortunately, there are many things that you can do to improve your breath. The exact course of action may vary, as there are many reasons for…
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The Power of a Good Dental Cleaning

Most dentists recommend that you come in for a professional cleaning every six months. If you brush and floss regularly, it may seem like this professional dental cleaning is overkill. However, there is much to…
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5 Tips for Taking Care of Your Teeth When You Have Braces

Do you have braces? Congratulations – you’re one step closer to your dream smile! On your journey, it's important to pay extra attention to your oral hygiene. Brushing and flossing is trickier, and food particles and plaque…
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5 Foods that Can Help Fight Cavities and Tooth Loss

Here’s a reason to smile: some of the most delicious snacks are actually good for your teeth! We've compiled a list of foods that help build healthy gums and teeth, or help control plaque and acidity.…
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Don’t Let the Holidays Taint Your Smile

The holidays can make you smile, but if you’re not careful, they can also dim your pearly whites. The food, drinks, and rushing around that the holidays bring can make it tougher to keep your…