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Importance of Sports Mouth Guards

Sports mouth guards are worn over the teeth during contact sports for protection from blows to the face or head.  The guards are typically worn over the upper teeth to protect from broken teeth, cut lips, or injury to the mouth. Injuries that Mouth Guards Prevent: knocked out teeth concussion cerebral hemorrhage broken or chipped teeth lacerated tongue/lip jaw fracture…

Keep Your Kid Smiling Big

  Important Dental Information Every Parent Should Know   Even though your child will lose their “baby” teeth, they serve several important roles until your child reaches the age of twelve or thirteen.  One of the most important functions of primary teeth is to maintain space for permanent teeth.   Losing a primary tooth early could potentially cause impacted permanent…

What Causes Bad Breath?!

What Causes Bad Breath?! Halitosis, bad breath, can be caused by improper hygiene or more serious medical conditions.   Bad breath can be the result of the foods we eat, the lack of saliva (xerostomia or dry mouth), unhealthy lifestyles, gum disease, or medical disorders. There are two types of bad breath:  transient and persistent.  Transient bad breath comes and…

Top 10 Reasons to Whiten Your Teeth

Have you ever thought about whitening your teeth? You’re not alone. Teeth whitening is the No. 1 requested cosmetic service today and its popularity continues to soar, according to the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry.  Although teeth are not really supposed to be bright white, no one wants their teeth to look like a row of corn. Some of the…

Dental Symptoms…When to call the Dentist

Ever wonder what that pain in your mouth is? Is it something serious? Should you get it checked out? Who really has time to go to the dentist for one more thing? Well, keep reading and decide for yourself if it is worth an immediate visit. Some problems may be more persistent and dangerous than others; sometimes, you may need…

February is National Kids Dental Health Month

Creating good oral health habits at a young age doesn’t have to be like pulling teeth, pun intended! Get your child comfortable today with good mouth healthy habits. I remember asking, “when should I take my kids to a dentist” The answer was, “the first tooth is as important as the last”.  The ADA recommends that your baby experience their…

Things that Make You Go Hmmm…

Things that make you go hmmmm….. The average human produces 25,000 quarts of saliva in a lifetime. That is enough spit to fill 2 swimming pools! Sunscreen anyone? 38.5 = the total days an average American spends brushing teeth over a lifetime. 73% of Americans would rather go grocery shopping than floss. Dentists have recommended that a toothbrush be kept…

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