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Is It Snoring Or Sleep Apnea?

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About 80 million people in North America snore, and approximately 12 million Americans have sleep apnea. Sleep apnea V.S. Snoring – So what’s the difference, and why does it matter? Snoring is caused by the vibration of the soft palate and uvula, occurring when the airway becomes obstructed during sleep. […]

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Teeth Whitening at Home or at the Dentist?

Teeth Whitening

The Best Place for Teeth Whitening — at Home or at the Dentist? Who doesn’t want a more beautiful smile? The key to achieving this goal is sometimes as simple as whitening your teeth. Whitening at home Choosing to use an over-the-counter product (usually whitening strips) with the ADA seal […]

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It Starts With Gum Disease. But It Can Lead to a Lot Worse.

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People skipped going to the dentist during the pandemic. It’s time to catch up. Skipping those regular dental visits during the pandemic may lead to far more trouble than a toothache. Lots of people missed dental exams and teeth cleanings over the past year because of Covid-19. Now that many […]

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Look Out For These 5 Oral Symptoms Of COVID-19

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Coronavirus: Apart From Loss Of Taste, Watch out for these oral symptoms of COVID. Losing a sense of smell and taste can be one of the surest symptoms of coronavirus and can take weeks to fully heal. As per studies, the sign is reported in more than 60% of COVID+ […]

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Swelling: A Sign to See Your Dentist

Swelling

If you notice swelling in your mouth or jaw, call us right away for an appointment. Oral swelling is almost always caused by an infection of a tooth or the gums. If an infected tooth is the culprit, it usually means there’s a deep cavity allowing bacteria to infect the […]

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Getting Outdoors!

Getting Outdoors!

Enjoy being outside, just remember to be safe from the sun! Regardless of your past sun exposure, it is always beneficial to start protecting your skin. Research shows that regular sun protection can decrease your risk for sun cancers, reduce the number of pre cancerous lesions on your skin, and […]

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How To Floss Teeth

How To Floss

You probably know that brushing alone won’t take care of your oral hygiene. You hear it all the time from commercials, your dentist, probably even from your mother. You probably know they’re all right, too. With regular dental cleanings, your dentist can help prevent the crevices between your teeth from […]

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Sinusitis Got You Down?

Sinusitis Got You Down?

Prevention of Sinusitis During the winter months – in fact, any time when the air is very dry – it’s important to keep your nasal passages moist. A simple home remedy is to sniff salt solution into both nostrils 2-4 times a day. To prepare an effective homemade solution, add […]

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Root Canal Treatment Saves Teeth

Root Canal Treatment

A root canal is one of the most feared of all dental procedures. Although a competent dentist can usually perform a root canal with minimal discomfort and with a high degree of success, problems may occur. When a tooth becomes infected, the treatment options include either root canal therapy or […]

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