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December 2017

Tips for Cutting Back on Sugar

Sugar Danger. A Few Tips for Cutting Back on Sugar in the New Year.

By | Dental Health

With 2017 coming to a close, you may be joining millions of Americans who make resolutions for things they would like to do differently in 2018. Improving health is often at the top of the list, including oral health. One change you can make to improve your health in the new year is to reduce your sugar intake. This might sound simple, but it can be challenging if you’re addicted to sugar.   Reducing or eliminating sugar is also difficult when you don’t even know that you’re consuming it. This…

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Dental Tips for the Holidays

The Christmas Gift Your Teeth Will Love (and Other Dental Tips for the Holidays)

By | Oral Health

As a child, opening a gift of an electric toothbrush probably would have felt disappointing. Now that you’re older and more mature, you can appreciate that anyone who gives you this gift really cares about you. An electric toothbrush offers several benefits over a manual toothbrush, including making it easier to keep your teeth and gums healthy. Other important features include:   Better removal of plaque: Electric toothbrushes come with rotation oscillation activity that removes significantly more plaque than a manual toothbrush. This is the best way to prevent gingivitis,…

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