When It’s Time to Say Goodbye to Your Teeth

Ever since a young age, you are told to take care of your teeth. Your parents and your dentist have probably both said that the only way to not lose your teeth is to take care of them properly. While this is the case, there are often times when teeth need to be taken out […]

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Sorry But Your Favorite Booze is Ruining Your Teeth

There’s nothing wrong with enjoying a nice glass of wine or cocktail every now and then. But before you start sipping the same drink daily, you might want to know that booze can have a negative effect on your teeth. And depending on which type you regularly choose, the results can be vastly different, according […]

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The Top Foods and Drinks with Serious Teeth-Staining Power

We all work really hard to maintain a bright, white smile, but the unfortunate truth is that some of our favorite foods and drinks are not very supportive of that endeavor. If you regularly partake of some of these, you could start to discolor or stain your teeth again – even after a professional whitening. […]

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How You can Get 1000% of your Daily Fluoride Needs

Fluoride is one of the most powerful tools we have to fight cavities, strengthen teeth, and protect enamel. One way or another, it’s become a fairly prevalent element in our daily lives, and yet it is possible for some people to not get a sufficient amount.

Maybe they just aren’t brushing their teeth properly. Maybe they’re […]

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Toothbrush Tips

You do it morning and night and maybe even after meals. It makes your mouth feel clean enough to kiss and helps you smile without feeling self-conscious. Yet if you’re like most people, the number of germs that are lurking on your toothbrush will make you re-think that minty-fresh feeling.
According to a study at the […]

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The “Flossophy” of Good Dental Health

When it comes to the health of your teeth, there’s no such thing as “good enough.” You need to understand what you’re aiming for and the steps you need to consistently take in order to make it happen. Let’s call this the “flossophy” of good dental health.

Good oral health can be defined as:

A mouth that […]

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Summer Travel Tips For Your Teeth!

For many of us, Summer means it’s time for a vacation! But just because you’re taking a break doesn’t mean your oral hygiene should do the same.

Travel can throw off our good routines. During odd hours, long plane rides, and close quarters, it’s easy to skip dental care and end up with “traveler’s breath”. Protect […]

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What Grinding Your Teeth Could Mean

We all know about the importance of sleep, and we know we should be getting more of it. When we wake up exhausted, drag ourselves to work or hit that afternoon slump, we blame ourselves: “Should have gotten more sleep last night.”

But instead of “Did I get eight hours?” we should be asking ourselves, “How […]

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The Top Foods That Are Bad For Your Teeth

What you eat matters
While little hard candies seem harmless, eat too many and the constant exposure to sugar can be harmful to your teeth. Hard candies also put your teeth at risk because in addition to being full of sugar, they can also trigger a dental emergency such as a broken or chipped tooth. Better […]

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Surprising Oral Hygiene Statistics

Statistic Verification

Source: American Dental Association, Healthy People 2010-Conference Edition

Date Verified: 7.19.2013

At this point in history very few people can argue that your teeth will last longer if you brush and floss. Regardless what the numbers are we still hate flossing.

Teeth Brushing Statistics
Data

Percent of women who brush their teeth after every meal
28.7 %

Percent of men […]

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