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  • Oral-Enhancing Chocolate Dipping Sauce Recipe

    You can improve your oral health with something sweet and delicious; you just need to make your sweets with the right ingredients. The following is a simple recipe for a dental friendly spicy chocolate dip. Secrets Behind Your Spicy Chocolate Dip The first ingredient you should pay attention to is the chocolate. You will be using raw chocolate or dark chocolate in this recipe. You need to use this type of chocolate because it still contains contents from the bark of the cacao bean.
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  • Why You May Be Prone To More Dental Complications As You Age

    As you grow old, you tend to develop more oral/dental complications than you had while growing up. This is not only because of your body changes (including dental tissue changes), but also due to the habits and diseases that develop as you age. For example, you may develop age-related dental complications due to: Osteoporosis This is a medical condition in which your bones become brittle and weak. This happens because the new bone tissues are not created first enough to replace the aged and dead ones.
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  • Learn Everything You Need To Know About Dental Spacers

    Children start to lose their teeth at a rather young age. There are some children who become overly eager to lose their first tooth and will pull their tooth quite a few months or even years before it is ready to be pulled. When this happens, you need to take your child to see the dentist right away to ensure that a spacer can be put into place right away. Use the following guide to learn everything that you need to know about spacers.
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  • What You Need To Know About Getting An Impacted Wisdom Tooth Removed

     While an impacted wisdom tooth may cause no discomfort to some people, generally you will notice the following symptoms with an impacted wisdom tooth: Swelling Tenderness Pain Prolonged jaw ache or headache Bad taste and bad breath in mouth Unfortunately, an impacted wisdom tooth is often more difficult to deal with, as the tooth by its very nature cannot erupt (rise above the gum line). This tooth will stay under the gum line instead, and will often displace erupted teeth and cause swelling and pain.
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  • How to Whiten Your Teeth

    Yellow teeth are unattractive and can effect your overall mood or appearance. You smile less when you have yellow teeth and smiling has a direct impact on mood and general well being. A whiter smile will help improve self-esteem and increase your happiness. Here is a simple list of ways that you can whiten your teeth with simple products you can find at home or buy over-the-counter. Lemon Juice Combined with Baking Soda 
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  • 3 Common Invisalign Struggles And How To Fix Them

    It sounds like a dream come true: correcting your bite and straightening your teeth without that metal mouth look you get from braces. Invisalign promises you just that, doing the job of traditional braces but using clear appliances that are much more difficult to see at a casual glance. While Invisalign does offer a more aesthetic option, there are still battles wearers will combat as they correct their teeth. Read on for three common struggles and ways to overcome them.
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  • How Wisdom Teeth And Your Immune System Are Related

    Many patients are not aware that a wisdom tooth extraction can have an effect on the patient's immune system, and a weakened immune system is one of the primary causes of an infection after having a wisdom tooth pulled. Still Consider Getting an Extraction Even though you have a weakened immune system, it might be a good idea to go through with the extraction. In some cases, wisdom teeth can contribute to a weakened immune system.
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