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April 4, 2017

What is Gum Recession?

One of the most common dental problems facing adults is gum recession.  Unbelievably, millions of Americans suffer with this malady.  Consider yourself lucky if you don’t […]
March 22, 2017

Health Benefits of Garlic

Garlic gets a bad rap, unless you are an Italian mama and use it liberally to give robust flavor to your special pasta sauce.  This funny-looking […]
March 3, 2017

What Does Smoking Do to Teeth?

A cigarette loosely tangling from your mouth, or cinched between your teeth, is a menacing look to be sure.  But, just in case you were wondering, […]
September 30, 2015

Daily Dental Health Tips

When you visit the dentist, they will have lots of advice on how to protect your oral health. There are several oral hygiene habits that are […]
September 25, 2015

Health Benefits of Braces

Braces have long been used by dental professionals to create beautiful smiles. We know braces are used to help straighten the teeth but there are many […]
September 18, 2015

How to Prevent Bacterial Infections in the Mouth

Bacteria in the mouth can put your oral health at risk, but it can also lead to a variety of other medical conditions. Bacteria found in […]
July 24, 2015

Causes of Dental Pain

Most of us have experienced dental pain in our lives, for one reason or another. But just because everybody’s experienced it, doesn’t make it any less […]
July 8, 2015

How to Keep Gums Healthy

Observing a good oral hygiene routine is important in keeping teeth clean, white, and vibrant. But what about your gums? Do you consider their health when […]
May 11, 2015

How to Maintain Healthy Gums

When you wake up in morning, you make your way to the bathroom, grab your toothbrush and apply toothpaste. While brushing you feel a sharp pain […]
March 3, 2015

Routine Dental Care

Walt Disney once said, “A kick in the teeth may be the best thing in the world for you.” Needless to say, this was a metaphor. […]