Sleep apnea

Are Sleep Patterns Affecting Your Dental Health?

Have you ever heard that there could be a relationship between your dental problems and your sleep patterns? Research has established that a large number of people who suffer from jaw tension, teeth clenching or grinding are actually experiencing a side effects of sleep apnea and snoring. Continual unconscious grinding of your teeth and clenching […]

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Diabetes sign

Why is Dental Care Critical for Diabetics?

It is estimated that one-third of the people in the United States either have or are at risk for developing diabetes. Studies have shown that diabetics are more susceptible to gum disease and oral infections. If you do happen to have diabetes, oral health and professional dental visits are extremely important! Good oral health can […]

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Dry Mouth

Do You Suffer from Dry Mouth?

If you’ve ever experienced having a dry mouth, you understand why it is often described as “cotton mouth”. Unfortunately, dry mouth can feel like you have just taken a big bite of cotton! Definitely not a comfortable feeling! Maybe you’ve wondered where this comes from and what causes this feeling? (more…)

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Dental vist to stop teeth grinding

How Can I Stop Grinding My Teeth?

Do you ever wake up from a night’s sleep and find that you have some pain in your jaws or sore teeth? Well, you could be grinding your teeth. Grinding teeth is known as bruxism. Most cases of teeth grinding (almost 80%) occur subconsciously at night when sleeping. This is usually associated with some contributing […]

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Toothaches - What a Pain!

Oral Health Warnings You Can’t Ignore

If you’re truly determined to keep your teeth and gums healthy and pearly white, it is extremely important to implement a preventive oral maintenance plan. Of course we all know that daily dental care such as brushing and flossing your teeth are non-negotiable to a beautiful smile. But let’s talk about some additional dental practices […]

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Dental checkup & cleaning

8 Reasons Why Regular Teeth Cleaning is a Necessity

Have you had your teeth cleaned yet in 2017?  If you want to maintain a beautiful teeth and a healthy smile,  you need to visit your dentist to have your teeth cleaned at least twice every year. Practicing good dental hygiene like flossing and brushing at home is crucial, but professional teeth cleaning helps to […]

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Fluoride Treatment

What is Fluoride and How Does it Help my Teeth?

Fluoride is naturally occurring mineral found in the soil, water, some foods and minerals like fluorite and fluorapatite. It is often added to drinking water to help reduce tooth decay. According to some statistics, those who grow up drinking fluoride rich water have fewer cases of tooth decay compared to those who grew up drinking […]

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Always floss

Why Do You Need to Get Your Teeth Cleaned?

Have you scheduled your teeth cleaning appointment yet this year? Well, if you want to maintain a healthy smile, you should visit your dentist to have your teeth cleaned at least once twice a year. Practicing good dental hygiene like flossing and brushing at home is crucial, but professional teeth cleaning helps to remove the […]

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