July 25, 2022
Sugar in large quantities can be bad for the teeth, causing cavities and gum disease. Sugar also has a negative impact on health, causing weight gain, high blood pressure, fatty liver disease, inflammation, and diabetes, all of which increase the risk of heart attack and stroke.w Some governments have begun taxing sugar in order to …
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July 11, 2022
Many people prefer Invisalign over traditional braces because they’re removable and, as the name suggests, relatively invisible so that they don’t have a major impact on your appearance. However, before you take the leap and invest in Invisalign, it’s a good idea to know what to expect. Step 1 The Consultation The first step in …
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June 23, 2022
Invisalign is a popular brand of clear orthodontic tooth aligner. While Invisalign’s purpose is the same as braces – to straighten your teeth – it’s meant to be a lot more inconspicuous. It’s for this reason that many adults opt for Invisalign. But before you make the decision, it’s important to know all of the …
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May 23, 2022
Studies have found that chewing xylitol while pregnant can help to reduce the likelihood of a preterm birth. This is because premature births have been linked with periodontal disease in mothers. Chewing xylitol can help to reduce periodontal disease, thereby also reducing the risk of a preterm birth. How Does Xylitol Reduce Preterm Births? Xylitol …
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April 28, 2022
If you haven’t been wearing your retainer, the first step to fix your teeth is to talk to your dentist. They can get you a new retainer or refer you to an orthodontist.
April 20, 2022
Vaping is seen by many as a healthier alternative to smoking. However, vaping presents its own health risks different than the risks of smoking.
March 29, 2022
If you have a chipped or broken tooth, you should visit your dentist as soon as possible to get it fixed.
March 25, 2022
A study has found that poor oral health may impact cardiovascular health because the bacteria causing gingivitis can enter the bloodstream.
February 24, 2022
If you’re like many people, you may notice that your teeth seem to hurt a bit more when you run. You’re not imagining things – there is actually a scientific reason for this! The most likely reason why your teeth hurt while running is due to increased blood flow and pressure buildup in your sinuses. …
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February 22, 2022
Check out what you should expect for the wisdom teeth removal recovery process. Recovery from wisdom tooth removal usually takes three to four days.