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7 Common Reasons You Could Be at Risk for Teeth Grinding

Did you know that around 30-40 million people in the United States experience bruxism? Bruxism, or teeth grinding, can be quite painful and cause serious damage to your teeth. If you suffer from this oral health condition, you may notice your teeth beginning to flatten, swelling and muscle pain around the jaw, and even clicking … Continued

“What is Tartar?” Your Questions Answered!

So you may have heard of tartar and know that it is bad for your teeth—but what exactly is tartar? By understanding the cause of tartar and (more importantly) how to prevent it, you can greatly improve your oral health. That’s why we’ve answered your most pressing questions about it. With these important facts, you … Continued

3 Ways to Protect Your Child’s Teeth This Halloween

With Halloween coming up, you might be wondering how to protect your child’s teeth from their annual trick-or-treating haul. We understand that enjoying candy can be half the fun of Halloween, so indulging slightly is to be expected. And while we don’t recommend going overboard on the sugary sweets, there are a few tips and … Continued

5 Things You Should Know About Flossing

We know that flossing can be considered tedious, but it is also very important! Here are just five reasons not to skip this vital step in your daily routine. 1. Flossing is critical for fighting tooth decay. As you likely already know, flossing helps you to remove food from between your teeth and gums. However, … Continued

5 Reasons To Schedule Your Next Teeth Cleaning

Did you know that, according to the American Dental Association, it is recommended that you visit your dentist every six months? This allows you to receive regular oral health exam and professional cleanings! You might be surprised to learn that having your teeth cleaned every six months is actually quite important for a myriad of … Continued