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Can Soda Cause Cavities?

The fizzy sound we hear when we open a can of soda is music to those who cannot live without it. Many of us have sodas as part of our daily diet, but not many know the link between soft drinks and tooth decay. Is soda bad for your teeth? Yes. Sure, it boosts your …

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Children’s Toothpaste: Everything You Need To Know

Tooth decay is the most common chronic condition in children worldwide. It can cause pain, infection, sleeplessness, eating problems, and school absences. In the United States alone, more than half of kids aged six to eight had or have a cavity in one of their baby teeth, and teens aged 12 to 19 had or …

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Mental Health and Oral Health

Studies have shown that oral and mental health are interrelated and can impact each other. Although more research is necessary to understand these connections, it’s crucial for patients to understand the cyclical nature of mental health and oral health and work with their health care providers to address any concerns that may come up. The …

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4th of July Teeth Safety Tips

Firework stands are now starting to pop up all over town. People are leaving grocery stores with carts full of meat and charcoal for their barbecues, and bakeries are creating tons of cupcakes decorated in red, white, and blue. People often go all out and enjoy the 4th of July with friends and family. Unfortunately, …

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