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Are You Supposed To Rinse After Brushing? 9 Mistakes To Avoid

Aug 30, 2021

Brushing seems like it’s pretty straightforward. After all, you’ve been doing it all your life, and it’s like riding a bike: you never forget! But although we might firmly ingrain the habit of brushing, how do we know if we’re doing it properly? Are you supposed to rinse after brushing? What about using mouthwash or […]

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Gum Graft Before And After | What To Expect, Procedure and Recovery

Aug 15, 2021

If you’re observing receding gums, your dentist may recommend a gum graft procedure. This procedure can correct the issues and complications caused by a receding gum line. Fortunately, it’s a simple outpatient procedure that a dentist can complete in a single, quick appointment. However, having more information about the process is a great way to […]

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How Often Should You Replace Your Toothbrush, According To Dentists

Jul 30, 2021

Are you wondering, “How often should you change your toothbrush”? If you have been brushing your teeth with the same tool for several months, it is probably time to replace it. Well, most of us already know that toothbrushes don’t last forever. But you might be wondering when to replace your toothbrush. According to dentist […]

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Here’s a Pro Tip to Make Your Tongue Cleaner for Lasting Freshness

Jul 15, 2021

It’s pretty common knowledge that you should brush twice a day, floss regularly, and maintain good oral hygiene by avoiding sugary drinks and staining substances. But there’s one trick to making your mouth feel fresher and your breath more pleasing – and that is to keep your tongue cleaner. It might sound unorthodox but think […]

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What is Dental Sedation Like?

Jun 30, 2021

The thought of pain during a dental procedure is scary. However, for many patients, the thought of sedation is scary, too. While dental sedatives are safe and reliable, they can still be intimidating to some people. Knowing what to expect can help put your mind at ease. So what is dental sedation like? What can […]

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4 Reasons to Choose a Teeth Whitening Service This Summer

Jun 15, 2021

A teeth whitening service can change your smile in as little as one dental appointment. And while a brighter smile looks good all year round, we think there are a few extra benefits to whitening your teeth in the summer. Read on to learn why there’s never been a better time for a smile upgrade. […]

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Dental Sealants for Kids: What You Need to Know

Apr 30, 2021

Many dentists suggest dental sealants for kids and for a good reason. There are proven benefits of sealants, including better oral health and less time missed at school for dental appointments like those for fillings. Even recommended by the CDC, these sealants can have a positive impact for many years. To Answer Your Questions *As […]

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7 Common Root Canal Myths (and Why They’re Wrong)

Apr 15, 2021

There are many root canal myths, and they sometimes prevent patients from getting proper dental care by causing anxiety about the procedure. Let’s address some of these myths so you can rest easier that the root canal you need is just a standard, routine procedure to help save your natural tooth. #1: They Are Painful […]

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Bleeding After Wisdom Tooth Removal: What’s Normal?

Apr 15, 2021

Bleeding after wisdom tooth removal is usually nothing to worry about. However, it’s important to know what is normal bleeding and what might indicate a problem. In this article, you’ll learn what to expect when it comes to bleeding after wisdom tooth removal. After Your Procedure Bleeding after wisdom tooth removal is normal right after […]

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Ceramic Braces Vs. Metal Braces: What’s Best For Your Smile?

Mar 30, 2021

Braces are an easy and reliable way to straighten teeth and improve your smile. There are different types of braces to choose from, too. The traditional metal braces and ceramic brackets are usually the top choices. So which one is better for your smile? Below, we’ll help you choose between ceramic braces vs. metal braces. […]

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