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Oral Health and Aging

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As we get older, there are many concerns to keeping up ones health, including their oral health. Ensuring that your teeth exist as long as you do is possible with proper oral care such as brushing, using fluoride toothpaste, and flossing, also keeping up with regular dental visits for cleanings and checkups. Dentures, health conditions, and medications are common issues …

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How does High Blood Pressure Affect Your Mouth?

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Hypertension (high blood pressure) is a common medical condition where the force of the blood against the artery walls is too high and is caused by several different factors including diet and stress. It is treated and managed by diet and medications in most cases. If you have high blood pressure, always discuss your condition and medications with your dentist. …

gingivitis

What is Gingivitis?

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Gingivitis is the initial stage of gum disease that is caused by plaque builds up. If the plaque is not removed by a daily brushing and flossing it produces toxins that can irritate the gum tissue. Damage can be reversed in the early stages of gum disease. If gingivitis is left untreated it can become Periodontitis and cause permanent damage …

TMJ

Temporomandibular Joint Syndrome (TMJ)

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Temporomandibular joint syndrome, also known as temporomandibular joint disorder (TMJD), is a disorder of the jaw muscles and nerves caused by injury to the temporomandibular joint. The temporomandibular joint is the hinge joint that connects the lower jaw to the temporal bone of your head, located just in front of the ears. The joints allow the jaw to move smoothly up and …

Toothbrushes

Have You Thought About Your Toothbrush Lately?

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You use your toothbrush everyday but have you ever really thought about your toothbrush rather than the color? We all know it’s essential part of making your mouth look healthy but it also helps prevents bacteria and inflammation. We’re going help you brushup on your toothbrush facts and feature that matter most. Shape Electric brush with a round, rotating head …