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4 Things Parents Need To Know About Split Teeth

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Dental injuries are incredibly common among children. Only half of children will make it to their high school graduation without having suffered a traumatic dental injury, while the rest will suffer at least one such injury, and some kids will injure multiple teeth. These injuries include chips and fractures as well as more serious injuries like split teeth. Here are four things you need to know about split teeth. What are split teeth?…

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What You Need To Know About Implant-Supported Dentures

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When you’re missing all or most of your teeth, dentures are usually the best option. However, instead of getting traditional dentures that constantly move and slip, consider denture implants. If you’re finally ready to replace your missing teeth and get a smile worth showing off, check out these facts about implant-supported dentures. They Are Removable but Don’t Move Traditional dentures need sticky paste or adhesives to stay in place, but these often fail, allowing the dentures to slip and move.…

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5 Ways To Lower Your Risk Of Gum Disease

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Gum disease is categorized by red and inflamed gums and is one of the most common oral health problems among adults. According to Mark Ryder, DMD, chair of the division of periodontology at the University of California, San Francisco School of Dentistry, gum disease normally occurs in areas you aren’t brushing very well. When bacteria accumulate on the surfaces of your teeth, your gums can get inflamed. If this dental issue is not treated soon enough, it can lead to tooth loss and hurt your overall health.…

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