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Not Just the Tooth Fairy: Dental Traditions for Kids

The Tooth Fairy is an important tool to help kids cope with the potentially…


Children with good dental habits

Children Should Develop Good Dental Care Habits Early. Here's Why.

You should value dental hygiene in your children for the same reasons you value…


Acid Reflux? Your Dentist May Know it Before You Do

Acid Reflux is a common ailment caused by stomach acid flowing up out of the…


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What Goes Into Your Dentist's Degree and License?

It could take more than eight years of education to earn a DDS or DMD degree…


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How Often Do You Need to See a Dentist?

Some say once a year, some say twice a year. The real answer to how many…


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Get in the Habit to Floss With These Methods

Flossing is an important part of any at-home oral hygiene routine. But it’s…


Family history and dental health

Family History and Your Oral Health

You might have heard that you have your father’s eyes or your grandmother’s…


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What is a Sedative Filling?

It’s always unfortunate when a tooth has decayed so much that it needs to be…


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Tongue Scraping—What it is and What it Could do for Your Oral Hygiene

At every dental appointment, dental patients are reminded of the importance of…


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Why Does My Tooth Ache?

Toothaches are one of the most common reasons for dental visits. In most cases,…