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Can a Meat-Free Diet Be Bad for Your Teeth?

In America, we're blessed with a wonderful selection of food to fuel our bodies. Crops are plentiful, and what doesn't grow here arrives via ship or air, creating food lifestyle choices not possible a generation ago. So, if you're more of a fruit and...
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Cheese and Dental Cavities

Ever since lab studies more than 30 years ago found that rats fed cheese didn’t develop cavities, this dairy food has been touted as being good for teeth. Some human research also supports the idea that cheese does not promote cavities and may help...
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Dirty Mouth

You might think twice before kissing. The most polluted part of your body is your mouth. It’s true for everyone, so don’t take it personally. In one mouth alone, the number of bacteria can easily exceed the number of people on Earth. Brushing and...
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Does My Child Need Sealants Again?

As a parent, you understand that protecting your child’s teeth from decay and early loss when young is just as important as protecting their permanent teeth from the same fate. So do dentists. That’s why the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry recommends placing dental...
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Summer Fun

What better way to usher in Summer than a Professional Cleaning and Whitening of those "pearly whites". We offer in office and at home whitening, with your convenience the most important factor. Our patients love being dentally healthy, because this encourages them...
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Brush out the Old Brush

Question: My 3 year old has become attached to her toothbrush. It's shaped like a ballerina and she just loves it. The problem is that it's getting kind of worn down and she does not want a new one. How long should I let...
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