SD A Guide to Baby Tooth Extraction

A Guide to Baby Tooth Extraction

A child losing their first tooth is an exciting milestone in the life of most parents. Most baby teeth come out on their own, making it easier for everyone involved. However, there are times when some baby teeth might need a little help to fall out. In cases like these, you might need some help …

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SD What is Fluoride Uses and Benefits

What Is Fluoride? Uses and Benefits

While you carry on enjoying the benefits of fluoride, you still need to exercise caution—fluorosis results from excessive consumption from fluoride. Children usually suffer from enamel fluorosis and dental fluorosis. Both of these are preventable by supervising your child and teaching them not to swallow fluoride products. Adults, on the other hand, can experience skeletal …

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SD Is Milk Good for Teeth

Is Milk Good for Your Teeth?

Growing up, are given lots of factoids about the importance of calcium in our diet. Anything high in calcium is good for our bones, including our teeth. One of the best sources of calcium is milk. Is milk good for teeth? The answer is yes. Women, in general, need sufficient amounts of milk. Women who …

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SD Root Canal Indications, Procedure, and Risks

Root Canal: Indications, Procedure, and Risks

Decades ago, root canals were known for being painful. Fortunately, advancements in medical technologies and local anesthetics make a patient’s experience very little to no pain, which means fewer people are avoiding them. What Is a Root Canal? A root canal refers to the tooth’s inner passages between the pulp and tooth roots. It is …

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