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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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Autoimmune Diseases’ Effect On Oral Health

The autoimmune diseases are disorders caused by reaction of an individual’s immune system to the tissues or organs of the person’s own body. Most body parts are affected by these diseases and although the treatments exist to control these symptoms, there are no cures. Some of the autoimmune diseases affect […]

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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 […]

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A Brand-New Way to Whiten Teeth?

A quick search on the Internet will reveal lots of different ways to whiten your teeth, but clinical researchers have discovered a brand-new and very safe way to lighten the color of your pearly whites. Currently, the most common way to brighten teeth is to use a bleach-based treatment because […]

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Why You Need to Do Regular Dental Check Ups

Going to a dental appointment once every 6 months may not be appealing to most of us but it’s one of the most important check-ups we have to do. According to statistics, a lot of people aren’t getting dental check-ups because of barriers that prevent them from getting access to […]