The Facts about Oral Cancer

Roughly 42,000 people will be diagnosed with oral cancer in a given year and 8,000 will die from the disease.  While most do not necessarily think about it, it is a preventable disease that mainly affects tobacco and alcohol users.  It can also affect those that have ever been exposed to the human papilloma virus…

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What You Learned as a Child Carries for a Lifetime

During the development years, your childhood is a very important stage in regards to oral hygiene.  As parents, so much devotion is given to offset the habits that children place into their mouths.  From dirty fingers to exceedingly sugary foods, it seems as if staying a step ahead appears to be a losing battle.  What…

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Healthy Oral Hygiene 101: The Early Years

A healthy mouth is just as important as eating right and exercise.  Knowing what to eat and how to exercise is something that is taught or learned by perhaps a teacher, family member, friend, and the internet and so on.  Learning about good oral hygiene is no different and should be explored and understood just…

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Your Developing Mouth

Cavities are an issue that we often associate with a child’s checkup.  Truth is cavities can affect anyone at any time due to sugary snacks, sodas, and even sports drinks.  This can obviously lead to gum disease and tooth decay.  A parent can monitor and keep up with the everyday diet of their small child,…

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Your Aging Teeth Need your Attention

Some of us know older folks, typically a great-grandparent or grandparent, who do not have all of their original teeth.  Some, however, do bolster all of their original teeth and it is more common than we may think.  With more knowledge, attention, and care being inserted into our hygiene habits, our teeth are lasting longer…

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Caring for Your Teeth Step by Step

Within the quick pace of life, we don’t always adhere to good habits.  Sometimes good habits get cut short or forgotten all together.  Occasionally we need to remind ourselves or find that routine that contributes to our being healthy, wealthy, and wise.

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New Year, New Smile

In 2013 we were able to provide lots of valuable information in our blogs.  This year is no exception as we look forward to helping you maintain good oral health.  Good oral hygiene starts with you but Lake Cities Dental is here to assist and guide you every step of the way.   While writing…

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Maintaining Your Smile

When it comes to maintaining good oral health for all occasions, everyone seems to have the same questions.  Those questions typically include, how can I maintain my smile after whitening or cleaning to, what can I do to make my smile look better?  Having a whiter smile and great oral health is not only a…

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Oral Health and Pregnancy

The mouth is the gateway into the body.  Regardless of a woman’s overall health, changes typically accompany a woman during pregnancy.  These changes are also associated with one’s oral health, particularly with the teeth and gums.  Oral health is sometimes overlooked in overall health care during pregnancy.  Being better-informed can result in better decision making…

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Southlake Communities Family Dentist & Orthodontics Specialist

At Lake Cities Dental we pride ourselves in being your family dentist and orthodontics specialist in North Texas.  We would like to take a moment to welcome new families and patients to the Lake Cities Dental family as well as invite those looking for a warm and inviting dental practice.  Located in Southlake, TX, we…

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