Category Archives: Oral Hygiene

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Bad breath 101: What causes bad breath and how can a dentist treat it?

A dental condition that can be the source of great embarrassment is that of bad breath. Also known as halitosis, bad breath can affect one’s oral health, self-confidence, and personal relationships—especially with their significant others. However, by finding the cause of one’s bad breath, treatment can be simple and patients can eliminate bad breath once […]


The Cat’s out of the Bag! Here’s What Your Mouth Is Saying

Normally, you approach your dental visit wondering if your dentist will notice any signs of tooth decay, or if you may have some gingivitis that will need to be handled. If it has been awhile since you have seen the dentist, you may have concerns that you might hear the dreaded words “root canal.” There […]


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Oral Hygiene For Kids

Good oral hygiene habits are just as important for children as they are for adults. The sooner your kids learn about taking care of their teeth, the better off they’ll be in the future. Use these tips to help your kids develop good dental care habits. Set A Good Example Teaching your kids starts with […]


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