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Deep teeth cleaning: What is it, who needs it, and why

October 7, 2021

You know the “drill,” most dentists recommend patients come in for regular dental cleanings twice a year. Those twice-yearly visits in the capable hands of an experienced dental hygienist really do help prevent tooth decay, tooth loss, gum disease, and the need for costly dental procedures. However, for some patients, traditional tooth cleaning doesn’t go […]

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How Often Should You Change Your Toothbrush?

September 23, 2021

When it comes to dental hygiene, a crucial yet simple question that is often forgotten is: How often should I replace my toothbrush? Even if you have the best oral health in the world, it’s an issue that often goes overlooked. Millions of Americans replace their brush just once per year! Knowing how often to […]

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What is Sugar Sensitivity?

September 20, 2021

Do you suffer from sweet tooth pain and wonder what makes your teeth sensitive to sugar? Eating sugar makes teeth hurt for a variety of reasons, including cavities, loss of tooth enamel, gum disease, and oral infections. Teeth sensitivity to sugar can be a serious matter, and in most cases, will eventually require a trip […]

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