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Sensitive Teeth Causes

Sensitive Teeth Causes, Symptoms, and Treatments

Each tooth has nerve endings and roots buried deep below the enamel and dentin layers of our teeth. These nerves, when triggered, can create pain and sensitivity ranging from mild tooth discomfort all the way through severe and persistent pain. Read below for our breakdown on what causes sensitivity and what to do if you …

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Gum Disease and Heart Attack

Gum Health and Heart Health: The Link Between Gum Disease and Heart Attack

The connection between poor oral health and cardiovascular disease is well known but puzzling to the medical community. We don’t quite understand why this pattern exists or whether there is a direct link between the two. However, there are several running theories as to how oral health and heart disease are linked that researchers have …

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