Periodontal Disease | Don’t Wait Until it Hurts

Periodontal disease is an infection that affects your teeth’s supporting bone and tissues. Gum disease is another name for this condition. Your gum tissues are able to support each of your teeth when they are healthy. Your gums will pull away from your teeth if you have periodontal disease (gum disease), and they may become…

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How to Win When It Comes to Tooth Loss

The best way to combat gum disease and tooth loss is by adopting an excellent oral hygiene regimen. Many of us have been awakened by an all-too-realistic dream about our teeth falling out. Nothing then is more reassuring than checking out our smile and realizing our pearly whites are still intact. Yet, for some, tooth…

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Bad Breath | The Many Causes of Halitosis

Bad breath can be caused by a large number of things–not just poor oral hygiene. There is nothing quite like the embarrassment and fear that stems from the knowledge that we have bad breath.  Because this epidemic is not going away any time soon, it is time once again to make bad breath the focus of…

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A Plaque You Don’t Want

The Facts on Gum Disease   So what happens after we eat and left over particles are sitting on our teeth and gums until we find the time to brush, floss, and rinse with mouth wash?  It’s really the stepping stones which lead to plaque.  Plaque contributes to gum disease or periodontal disease which leaves…

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