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Your Smile Lights Up Your Face

A smile can light up the room. It can make the first time you meet memorable; give a stranger a reason to trust; or make someone’s day brighter. But when your teeth are not as white as pearls, and seem to be closer to the color of butter or bananas, you might be less likely

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Menopause and Your Teeth

Menopause. It’s a word that’s often spoken quietly. Half the population goes through it, and the other half of doesn’t want to know anything about it. Your body changes: the skin and hair get drier and lose elasticity and shine. Your nails may become brittle, your bones also. They lose mass and density as your

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What It’s Like To Wear Invisalign

If you’re considering orthodontic treatment, you might just be wondering what your day would look like when you wear them. For the most part, your day will look just like it does without Invisalign.  You have the freedom to do all your normal activities, and most people won’t even realize you have the trays in!

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Dental Anxiety: Extreme Edition

Have you ever watched BBC’s program, “Call the Midwife”? The show is a dramatization based on real events, set in post WWII London- the late fifties and early sixties. One particular episode revolved around dental hygiene. A young mother, probably in her early thirties at the oldest, was at the end of her pregnancy with

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Invisalign and Your Teenager

There’s no denying that Invisalign has taken over the market of orthodontics for adults, whether they are working professionals or stay at home parents. The benefits for this demographic far outweigh any possible negatives; patients and dentists alike have provided overwhelmingly positive reviews. But what about using Invisalign for your teenager? You want what’s best

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Five Things to Consider Before Dentures

There are many things to consider when you need a new denture, and you want to make the best possible decision from the start. Fortunately, with current technology, traditional prosthetics don’t have to be your next step on the road to excellent dental health. Rather, dental implants fill a need that lies between needing individual

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Dental Implants: Are They Really Worth It?

As you get older, you may find that your teeth aren’t as strong as they used to be. Hard and sticky foods give you troubles, your teeth feel loose, and there are gaps where you did not previously have them. Maybe you don’t smile as freely as you used to, and feel very self-conscious when

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