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May06
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Testing Your Saliva for Cavities and HPV

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Have you ever wondered what purpose your saliva serves? If you didn’t know, saliva helps break down food, neutralizes mouth acid, and even fights germs and bad breath. Your saliva also contains your DNA, which originates from the cells that shed...

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Apr08
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How Diabetes Affects Your Oral Health

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More than 30 million people in the United States had diabetes in 2015, according to the American Diabetes Association. Diabetes is a condition in which your body has trouble processing sugar, also known as glucose. Those who suffer from diabetes...

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Mar05
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Smile Design: How Cosmetic Dentists Use the Golden Ratio

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With its influence on the beauty of nature, it is no surprise that the golden ratio can aid cosmetic dentists in creating their patients’ perfect smiles. By using golden proportions to guide their corrections, these professionals can achieve...

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Feb01
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How Essential Oils and Your Dentist Can Treat Receding Gums

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Receding gums occur when the margin of your gum tissue surrounding the teeth begin to pull back or wear away, exposing more of your teeth or even the root of a tooth. Unfortunately, gum recession can cause gaps to form between your gum line and...

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Jan07
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How Dental Veneers Can Change Your Smile

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Porcelain veneers, also known as dental veneers, are thin, tooth-colored, porcelain shells that are placed over your preexisting smile. Dental veneers are a permanent solution to several cosmetic dental problems, are easy to care for, and will...

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Jan01
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What is Dental Bonding?

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Dental bonding is one of the easiest and least expensive ways to improve the appearance of your smile. Dental bonding, also known as cosmetic bonding, is pain-free and provides long-lasting results. Cosmetic dentists use dental bonding to repair...

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Dec27
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Green Products You Need in Your Home

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Eco-friendly, or green, products are not only safer for the environment but also safer for you and your family. These types of products lack harmful chemicals that have long-term negative health effects, and typically are packaged using as little...

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Dec17
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The Gift of Dental Health: Mission Trips Around the Globe

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VP Dental is among the thousands of dental practices in the United States that believe that dental health care should be accessible to each and every person on Earth. However, in many countries, there is a lack of accessible dental health care,...

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Nov07
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How Your Dentist’s Office Environment Can Calm Dental Anxiety

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If you have anxiety about going to the dentist, you are not alone – Over 36 percent of people worldwide suffer from dental anxiety. Dental anxiety can make it difficult to schedule and attend your regular dental appointments, which can lead to...

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Nov01
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How Essential Oils Can Improve Your Dental Health

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Essential oils have many uses, from skincare to household cleaning. Essential oils can also be integrated into your dental hygiene habits to improve your overall dental health. Holistic dentists will often recommend essential oils to their...

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