Bleeding Gums

One of the most troublesome problems in dental health is gum bleeding. This can cause much worry and concern so it is important to understand the causes of this problem as well as the potential solutions to this problem. A trip to the dentist may also be in order in the event bleeding becomes problematic.…

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Chronic Bad Breath & How To Prevent It

Chronic bad breath is also known as halitosis, and is an embarrassing social inhibitor for anyone who unfortunately happens to suffer from it. Unfortunately one of the problems with chronic bad breath is that no matter how much you floss, brush and rinse it never seems to be able to permanently, and completely remove your…

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Common Misconceptions About Root Canals

Even though some people have not had a root canal, they might have preconceived thoughts on the dental procedure. Unfortunately for endodontists, most of those thoughts are negative. Here are some of the most common myths about root canals. Root Canals Are Painful One of the biggest misconceptions about root canals is that they are…

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Orthodontist Services

While everyone has heard of and knows roughly what a dentist does this may not be the case for a orthodentist. But there are some very good reasons for visiting one on a regular basis and in this article we explain some of the basics about dental hygiene and what procedures you can get from…

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The DO’s And DON’Ts Of Tartar Removal At Home

  Tartar is rock-like mineralized dental plaque. Dentists call it calculus. Tartar accumulates on your teeth naturally and unavoidably, which is why most people get their teeth professionally cleaned. Tartar removal requires special tools. Brushing and flossing help, but they cannot remove tartar. However, it is not necessary to wait for your next dentist’s appointment,…

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Do Baby Teeth Have Roots?

We all know how horrible it is to see our children in pain – and toothache is one of the worst kinds they can suffer… but do those baby teeth have roots and nerves? We examined the issue to find out exactly how sympathetic we should be for the little tykes when their teeth start…

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What is Pyria? Symptoms & Treatment

If your gums start bleeding easily, you may have early onset of pyria. Pyria is the technical term that some dentists use for a later stage of gingivitis. It is more commonly known an periodontal disease or periodontitis. It refers to an infection of the periodontium, the tissues holding your teeth in place. Pyria usually develops from gingivitis…

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