A Patient’s Guide to A Routine Dental Checkup

A Patient’s Guide to A Routine Dental Checkup

Having to visit a dentist every 6 months may not be the appointment that everyone is excited about. But have you ever wondered why experts made this recommendation? A dental exam is crucial for the maintenance of healthy gums and teeth. If oral health problems are left untreated, they can result in serious health complications. …

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What Happens If You Don’t Do Teeth Cleaning Regularly

You have been likely told about the importance of teeth cleaning. It is not just about hygiene. Brushing your teeth regularly is not just about maintaining good oral hygiene; it protects your overall health too. There are several conditions that can go along with not cleaning your teeth. You are risking more than just cavities. Why is teeth …

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Diabetes and Oral Health: Five Dental  Care Tips for Diabetics

Diabetes is a condition that affects your body’s ability to process blood sugar. According to the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, over 30 million Americans suffer from this disease. People who have Type I diabetes don’t make enough insulin while those who suffer from Type II diabetes stop responding to insulin. Both …

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Why Should You Visit Your Dentist Regularly

Even though you may be apprehensive about going to the dentist, you should know the importance of dental cleanings. This may make you feel more at ease with getting a dental checkup. Your dental health is connected to your overall health, so when your teeth and gums are in good shape, you may experience general …

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Acid-Rich Foods and How They Affect Your Oral Health

Taking care of your teeth and gums means more than just brushing and flossing. You should also know what foods contain acid so you can maintain the enamel on your teeth and keep your gums from becoming too sensitive. It’s important to know what drinks have acid in them as well so you can adjust …

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Curbing Your Sugar Addiction

It’s no secret that our society suffers from sugar addiction. Sugar is abundant in many of the sweet and even savory foods we enjoy. This ingredient is also hidden in many foods, beverages and seasonings, so it can be difficult to eliminate sugar from our diets completely. However, there are a few things you can …

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More on Holistic Dentistry: Holistic Pain Management

We find that most of our patients come to our office because of their commitment to live their life as holistic as possible. Many of our patients come from alternative medicine backgrounds, serving as naturopaths, acupuncturists, chiropractors and oriental doctors. Part of what our patients are seeking when they come to us is to be …

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Top 10 Benefits of Regular Dental Visits

If you don’t visit the dentist as often as you should, you’re not alone. However, it’s best to schedule your dental checkup and cleaning at least once a year to treat and prevent gum disease and tooth decay. You should also have your teeth assessed by a dentist regularly to check for plaque buildup or …

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7 Fun Facts About Your Teeth – Infographic

Teeth! Most of us take them, and our oral health for granted. Teeth are one of the most neglected parts of the human body. We use them every day to speak, eat, and drink.  Yet, a lot of us still don’t take proper care of our pearly whites. We created this Infographic from Sunrise Dentistry …

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