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How Long Does It Take For The Hole To Close After Extraction?

Oct 15, 2021

No one wants to get rid of a tooth unnecessarily, but sometimes retaining it becomes impossible. In such inevitable cases where the tooth has fully gone bad, dentists go for extraction. If you are to face such a situation and want to know how long does it take for the hole to close after tooth […]

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How Long Do Veneers Last? It Depends On How You Treat Them

Sep 15, 2021

Dental veneers are a fantastic way of improving the appearance of your smile. They’re an increasingly popular way of treating cosmetic defects in discolored, fractured, or damaged teeth. But as with any cosmetic dentistry option, they have to deal with the rough environment in a human mouth, sustaining wear throughout their lifetime. Naturally, the question […]

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How To Know If You Have A Cavity | Symptoms, Treatment And More

Aug 30, 2021

Maintaining good oral hygiene is an important part of your overall health. That’s why it can be alarming to hear that you might have a cavity. You might not even know that you have a cavity at all unless you start feeling definite symptoms. So if you think you might have a cavity, this post […]

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Can Coconut Oil Be Used For Teeth Whitening? | Expert Advice

Aug 15, 2021

Many modern health trends incorporate the use of ancient home remedies. You may have heard of some of these, such as using charcoal toothpaste or putting certain essential oils on your body, promising to cure a variety of ailments. But one of the latest trends is about good old coconut oil. The claim is that […]

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What Necessitates A Wisdom Tooth Removal?

Jul 30, 2021

If you’re reading this, you’re likely interested in wisdom tooth extraction. It’s common for many people to need this important dental procedure. But if you’re curious about wisdom tooth removal cost, read on to find out more. This post will explore why someone would need wisdom tooth removal and talk about the average costs for […]

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Should You Floss Before or After Brushing? Here’s What You Should Know

Jul 15, 2021

There’s no doubt you’ve been at a dentist’s appointment where the dentist seems to have a superhuman ability to tell whether you’ve been flossing. But there’s also no doubt that flossing is an essential part of a good oral hygiene routine while often neglected. Regularly brushing and flossing reduces the risk of tooth decay, cavities, […]

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Should You Use An Electric Toothbrush Or A Non-Electric One?

Jun 30, 2021

How do you brush your teeth? Do you think about how different types of toothbrushes affect your oral health? There’s quite the debate raging around electric vs. non-electric toothbrushes, and we’re here to give you the facts you need. After all, an electric toothbrush has many benefits, and more people are buying electric or battery-operated […]

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Custom Athletic Mouthguards: Why you Should Consider Them

Jun 15, 2021

One of the leading causes of teeth avulsion is injuries related to sports and trauma. The avulsions account for more than 5 million teeth lost due to sportsmanship activities such as: Ice hockey Gymnastics Lacrosse Football Field hockey Skateboarding Skiing Volleyball Soccer Wrestling Basketball Boxing Rugby Most dentists recommend the use of custom-fit mouthguards to […]

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What Is Linea Alba On The Cheek?

May 30, 2021

If you notice a thin white line on the inside of your cheek, you may have linea alba. Many people come to know about this condition when brushing their teeth because that is the only time you may pay too much attention to your mouth. Linea alba on the cheek doesn’t cause any pain or […]

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