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List of New Year's Resolutions for a healthy mouth.
New Year's Eve is almost here. And that means it is almost time for people to start working on their New Year's resolutions. Now, I personally am not a fan of New Year's resolutions. I don't see the point in waiting until the end of the year to start working on goals when you can start right away. But that is...
Everyone gets busy. And to a lot of people, visiting the dentist isn't an urgent matter. So, it is easy to see why some people go for extended periods of time without going to the dentist. But, there are some risks involved with avoiding the dentist. According to Dr. Victoria Veytsman, prevention is key when it comes to oral hygiene....
We all want to protect our teeth. After all, they aren't able to repair themselves if damaged. But, there are some things you could be doing that are harming your teeth no matter how good your oral hygiene is. Here are three common habits from the American Dental Association that harm your teeth: 1. Chewing on Ice Chewing on ice can be...
Thanksgiving only comes once a year, so you are probably excited to gorge on some of your favorite foods. But, you should also remember to keep your oral health in mind. I'm not saying you have to cut out any of your favorite dishes this year, but there are some things you can do to keep your mouth and body...
Getting braces can be a difficult adjustment for anyone. The metal mouth look, pain and frequent visits to the orthodontist that come with it can certainly cause some stress. On top of that, you may have to change your diet. According to the American Dental Association, it is important to maintain a healthy diet when you get braces. Actually, it...
For most people, brushing isn't an issue and they don't have a problem doing it every day. But, when it comes to flossing, things seem to change. A lot of people think their teeth look fine in the mirror, so they assume they don't need to floss. So, what makes flossing so important? According to Dr. Mark Burhenne from Ask...
Halloween is almost here, which means a lot of free candy for everyone! But, there are some things you should keep in mind to prevent any dental problems. 1. Timing is Important According to the American Dental Association, saliva production increases with meals. So, if you are planning on eating candy, it is best to do it with or shortly after...
A lot of people are fans of chewing gum. And there are plenty of reasons to like it. Some people think it helps them calm their nerves so they chew it when they are nervous. And, some people simply like the taste of it. Whatever the case is, chewing gum can have some pretty cool benefits. So, What Are These...
Flossing your teeth is very important. Some people even say it is just as important as brushing!  But, it is also important to floss correctly. Here are a few mistakes a lot of people make when flossing: 1. You Don't This is probably the biggest mistake out of the three. According to the American Dental Association, only four out of ten Americans...
Having bad breath can be very frustrating. The worst part about it is you probably won't even know if you have it unless someone points it out, which can be very embarrassing. If you are lucky, someone will tell you in private. But that is not always the case. Many times, people won't tell you if your breath is bad...

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