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Start Early to Ensure Lifelong Proper Dental Care

Teaching a 6-month-old about proper dental care sounds like a farfetched concept, yet parents who spend time familiarizing their babies with the sensations associated with dental care from a very early age improve outcomes for oral health throughout life. Shortly after birth, you can begin cleaning your baby’s gums with a soft cloth or gauze after feeding.  When your child’s…

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Are Teeth Affected by Genetics?

Genes affect many things in life. They can be indicators of not only disease risk, but how you will look, smile, and even potentially how you will perform academically and athletically. While some of those factors can never be changed, there is an aspect of your family heritage that you do have control over—your oral health. Your oral health, even…

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Dental Care for a Healthy Heart

According to recent research, the healthier your gums are, the healthier your heart is likely to be. Published in the Journal of the American Heart Association, this study indicated that when the gum health of study participants improved, they exhibited a slowing of plaque buildup in key arteries. This is significant because arterial narrowing due to plaque, also known as…

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Don’t Ignore Impacted Wisdom Teeth

When you reach your late teens, it’s time to start keeping an eye out for your wisdom teeth. These teeth, also called your third molars, wait until you’re between 17 and 25 years of age to erupt. If they grow in as normal, healthy teeth and don’t crowd surrounding teeth, you can keep them and treat them as you do…

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Identifying the Cause of Your Bad Breath

Halitosis, also referred to as simple bad breath, has a number of different potential causes, each of which must be ruled out in order for the proper solution to be found. If you are suffering from embarrassing bad breath, you ought to know that paying a visit to an affordable dentist is a great way to pinpoint the root of…

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Routine Teeth Cleaning Aids Early Treatment Opportunities for Chronic Disease

Heart disease, diabetes, and pancreatic cancer—all of these diseases appear to have nothing to do with your bi-annual teeth cleaning, right? However, conclusive evidence has surfaced that your total-body health is directly connected to the state of your oral health. Cavities, gum disease, and even tartar build-up can be signs of disease throughout the body. The symptoms are easy for…

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Dental Implants – Your Smile is Worth It

While bridges and dentures are cost-effective and popular solutions for missing teeth, you may not be able to tolerate them. When you’re faced with this problem, dental implants are a great solution. If you have a strong jawbone, healthy gums, and a good dentist in Bradenton, they’re the perfect way to restore your beaming smile. What are Dental Implants? Dental…

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Protect and Optimize Your Smile While Wearing Braces

If you need braces for kids or adults, there are more cost-effective options available today than ever before. However, your affordable braces need a little help from you to give you the smile you’ve always wanted. Wearing braces requires an adjustment period and a willingness to practice good oral hygiene, use proper dental care products, and watch what you eat.…

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Teaching Proper Dental Care – National Children’s Dental Health Month and Give Kids A Smile Events

While many people associate the month of February with hearts, flowers, and candy, family dentistry experts and oral health professionals throughout the U.S. know that for the past 65 years, February has been National Children’s Dental Health Month (NCDHM). A major initiative of the American Dental Association (ADA), the purpose of NCDHM is to foster a greater sense of awareness…

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The Nightmare of Gum Disease

Have you ever had that dream, the one where your teeth are falling out? For many American adults, of all ages, tooth loss isn’t just a nightmare, it’s a real problem.  Gum disease is the leading cause of tooth loss among adults and it’s not just a disease that impacts the older population. One study found that 60 percent of…

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