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Advice for Kissing With Braces

May 15, 2020 68 Views

Braces can be hard to handle, and you may have to make a lot of changes to your lifestyle. But one thing you won’t have to give up for sure is romance. Many people fear that they won’t be able to kiss someone with their braces on. While others worry that it will be an …

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Tips for Proper Denture Storage

April 30, 2020 105 Views

Dentures are your lifesavers during the day, giving you the confidence to smile, eat, and talk like the way once you did before losing your teeth. But at night when it’s time to take them out, what is the right way to store them? Proper denture storage helps to prevent damage and keeps them clean …

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Crown Sensitivity: How Long Does It Last?

April 15, 2020 112 Views

You might be thinking of enjoying a hot cup of coffee on a cold day or lick your favorite ice cream on a sunny day. But if your teeth are sensitive to hotness or coldness, both of your ideas can be painful. The pain can start instantly, and the sensitivity can vary from mild to …

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Do You Have Cavity Under A Dental Crown?

March 30, 2020 72 Views

Cavities are not loyal and can happen anywhere in the mouth. If you notice cavity in hard to reach areas such as under a crown, it is time to act quickly. Taking timely measure is necessary to ensure that the problem does not turn into a big disaster. Ignoring it might then require additional repair …

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Does Bulimia Affect Teeth?

March 15, 2020 203 Views

Bulimia is an eating disorder in which people consume large amounts of food and end up eating way more than their body needs. As a result, they can sometimes face indigestion and heartburn. Then to clear out the symptoms or to get rid of the extra calories they throw up, fast, or get involved in …

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Alternatives to Dental Implants

February 29, 2020 115 Views

Talking about dental implants, many people believe that dental implants are the only choice they have. Because dental implants function exactly like natural teeth and also help prevent jaw bone loss. However, everyone thinks differently, and for some patients, dental implants are not their number one choice. If you need a tooth replacement, it is …

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What Are Bite Turbos?

February 15, 2020 750 Views

Bite turbos are small pads or ramps made of acrylic or metal. Usually, they get bonded to the backside of upper front teeth or on the chewing side of any back teeth. Bite turbos come in a variety of colors like red, blue, or metallic. They act as a speed breaker between the teeth to stop …

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Have You Ever Thought Of Using Partial Braces?

January 30, 2020 60 Views

The ideal initial age for kids to get a full set of braces is in their early teenage years. Therefore, before that, many dentists use partial braces to treat minor orthodontic issues in kids. What Are Partial Braces?  Partial braces are placed on the upper or lower front teeth and provide minor correction to misaligned …

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Root Canals Retreatment?

January 15, 2020 54 Views

With proper care, you can keep your teeth that have had root canal treatment for a lifetime. However, it is possible that the teeth don’t heal properly and cause you pain and discomfort even years after the treatment. If this happens, you have still got a chance to save your affected teeth. Retreating the teeth …

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How to Control Bleeding After Wisdom Tooth Removal?

December 30, 2019 49 Views

Wisdom tooth removal is a serious surgery and requires proper aftercare for healthy healing. Bleeding and swelling are very common after-effects of wisdom tooth removal. However, follow the instructions of your dentist to minimize the unnecessary pain and risks of infections.  Things to Follow Immediately After Wisdom Tooth Removal  Keep the gauze pack placed over …

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