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Seniors Dental Care

Dental Care for Seniors: How It Is Different

By Jennifer Brinkman | July 20, 2017

Geriatric dentistry is a special form of dental care. Seniors have special needs since there are dental issues that are more common among them than in other ages. This is because age advancement can pose several factors that affect the oral health of a person. Because of this, it is important that seniors only get […]

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How To Keep Healthy Teeth

By Jennifer Brinkman | July 18, 2017

Keeping a great smile is largely made possible by practicing healthy dental habits. Many dental and oral issues may be prevented from developing if you just practice good oral hygiene and other habits that are good for the teeth. Of course, you will still need to go the dentist for regular checkups. But at least […]

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Dental Care for a great smile

Why Smiling Is Good for You

By Jennifer Brinkman | July 7, 2017

Laughter is the best medicine, they say. That’s tantamount to saying that great smiles are good for you and your health. There are plenty of reasons to smile. It just simply makes everything feel brighter and better. A great smile goes a long way, not just for yourself, but to other people as well. In […]

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Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Lip Fillers

By Jennifer Brinkman | June 16, 2017

Lip fillers are a means of augmenting the lips. This FDA-approved procedure is one of the fastest growing cosmetic procedures today. Because of its popularity, especially among the young generation, it is important that you know some safety guidelines and other information regarding the procedure. Lip fillers are not temporary means of augmenting and improving […]

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 Is Exercise Messing Up Your Teeth?

By Jennifer Brinkman | June 9, 2017

When you think of it, there seems to be no relation between exercise and your teeth. But there can be. In fact, some experts say that exercise and running can be tough for dental health. According to a small study, published in a journal, it has been found out that there is a higher rate […]

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Sensitive Teeth: How Your Dentist Can Help

By Jennifer Brinkman | June 2, 2017

Do you avoid eating something because it sends chills down your spine? Does eating cold desserts and drinking iced cold drinks make you shiver? You may have sensitive teeth. What Is Dentin Hypersensitivity? “Sensitive teeth” are medically known as dentin hypersensitivity. This dental condition is characterized by a sharp and short tooth-related pain. It is […]

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Is Botox Worth It?

By Jennifer Brinkman | May 21, 2017

There’s no doubt. Botox injection has become one of the fastest-growing, in-demand cosmetic procedures. Its popularity lies in its ability to defy aging by temporarily removing moderate to severe unwanted lines, crow’s feet and wrinkles. By doing such, it evens out the facial skin and makes the person look younger. But the ultimate question is, […]

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What Is Root Canal Therapy?

By Jennifer Brinkman | May 16, 2017

   If your dentist has just told you that you will need root canal therapy, don’t panic. It’s not as bad as it sounds. And it’s not an uncommon procedure that you need to fear about. In fact, millions undergo the same procedure. Also known as endodontic therapy, this procedure is one of the effective […]

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Ways to Replace Missing Teeth

By Jennifer Brinkman | May 5, 2017

  Losing a tooth is one of the most common yet uncomfortable dental problems a person can have. It can be a challenge both aesthetic and function-wise. This is one reason why people don’t want to leave it as is. Not replacing the missing teeth is not unsightly; it can also result to possible gum […]

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What Causes Cavities?

By Jennifer Brinkman | April 29, 2017

We know that tooth decay is related to the presence of cavities. What many of us don’t understand is what causes cavities. Understanding this is important in order for us to prevent the problem from arising and avoiding tooth loss, pain and discomfort. The development of cavities begins with the presence of bacteria which damages […]

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Best Family Dentist

By Jennifer Brinkman | April 22, 2017

  If you need a dentist for your child, yourself, your parent or even your grandparent, you don’t need to go to specialists. And usually, general dentists do not cater to all ages. The best you can do is to go straight to a reliable, friendly and compassionate family dentist. Family health network dentist If […]

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Cosmetic Dentistry Before and After

By Jennifer Brinkman | April 17, 2017

Do you want to improve your smile? Cosmetic dentistry is the answer. You can fix your teeth aesthetically and improve your smile through teeth whitening, dental bonding and porcelain veneers, among others. Cosmetic dentistry is focused on enhancing the patient’s smile and the overall appearance of the teeth. The emphasis is not on the health, […]

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