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Periodontitis-Symptoms, Treatment and Prevention

Gum disease, also known as periodontitis, can cause the loss of teeth if not treated. It starts with inflammation of the gums due to bacterial growth and gradually destroys the tissue that keeps the teeth in place. What is Periodontitis? Inflammation of the gums is called gingivitis, and it is […]

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5 Practical Reasons Why You May Need Wisdom Teeth Removal

You’ll need to get your wisdom tooth extracted! About 85% of adults hear their dentist recommend this treatment option. However, in recent times, most oral surgeons will assess your dental condition carefully before suggesting that you absolutely need wisdom teeth removal. Understanding Wisdom Teeth Wisdom teeth are the third set […]

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The Importance of a Good Family Dentist

Everyone knows that going to the dentist is important for the health of your teeth and gums, but maintaining a healthy mouth is about much, much more than that. Oral hygiene starts at home, with twice-daily brushing for at least two minutes each time and daily flossing. These practices prevent […]

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Periodontal Disease – Symptoms and Treatment

Oral health is very important. None of us wants to suffer, having to deal with gums that bleed. Bleeding gums are one sign of an oral problem. This oral disease is known as periodontal disease. It is caused by bacteria in the gums that started with a dental plaque. This disease can […]

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Poor Dental Health tied to Heart Disease

Dental health has been a topical issue in recent weeks after the news agency AP ran an article that claimed insufficient research supporting the common notion that flossing your teeth will help to prevent the cavities and gum diseases. That being said, brushing your teeth and regular visit to the […]