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Lasers Aid Dentistry By Fighting Root Canal Bacteria

High-tech lasers in dentistry are generally used to prepare cavities for restoration, but researchers are finding they may be useful in helping to eliminate bacteria in root canals, too. Learn more from colgate.com

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Ten Dental Hygiene Tips For A More Thorough Clean

Brushing your teeth every morning and night doesn't guarantee you're giving your mouth all the attention it needs. Even a regular oral hygiene routine could be leaving gaps if you engage in a few not-so-great habits with your time at the sink. By understanding proper brushing technique and ensuring you have the right tools in […]

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11 Ways to Keep Your Teeth Healthy

Achieving healthy teeth takes a lifetime of care. Even if you’ve been told that you have nice teeth, it’s crucial to take the right steps every day to take care of them and prevent problems. This involves getting the right oral care products, as well as being mindful of your daily habits. Learn more from […]

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How Does Water Flossing Compare To Traditional Flossing?

There's an old-school catchy jingle that says, "You are what you eat from your head down to your feet." Whether your preferred snack is fresh fruits and veggies or you prefer to satisfy your sweet tooth, at some point food will get stuck in your teeth. While your initial reaction is to brush those food […]

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3 Fun Facts About Teeth

People today tend to know a lot about their oral health, but the humans of ages past relied entirely on conjecture for answers about their teeth. Here are some fun facts about teeth that our ancestors certainly did not know. Learn more from Colgate!

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Try supplementing your diet with the following foods. Not only do they offer you nutritional benefits, but they also help keep your teeth white. Read more from Listerine!

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How Technology is Changing Dentistry

You awaken in the middle of the night: that tooth that’s been a little sensitive lately is throbbing. By morning, you realize you have a real problem. So you head into the bathroom, plug your smart toothbrush into your smartphone—and when you put the brush in your mouth, it scans your teeth. The images automatically […]

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How to Get Healthy Gums: The Path to a Beautiful Smile

Did you know that over 50% of Americans over the age of 13 show early signs of gum disease? This dramatically increases your risk of tooth decay and eventual tooth loss if not treated. Learn more from healthambition.com

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Strawberry Teeth Whitening And Other Weird Whitening Methods

Whether you're reading fashion and style blogs, frugal living websites or watching daytime TV, there always seems to be a new, bizarre way to get a whiter smile. People have sung the praises of everything from strawberries to charcoal to whiten teeth. But do these options actually work? Or would you be better off working […]

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8 Foods to Eat for Healthy Teeth and Gums

We all know that regular brushing and flossing is the best way to maintain healthy teeth and gums, but did you realize the foods you eat also have an impact? Yes, you should stay away from candy. However, eating for oral health isn’t just about avoiding harmful foods. It’s also about choosing foods that protect enamel, […]

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