Three Reasons You Need a Dentist in Your Life Right Now

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There are people we don’t often think about in our everyday lives until something happens and they are all we can think about.

Imagine you are driving down a long and lonely road on your way home from work or even later at night coming home from a party. All of a sudden, a car veers into your lane and the two of you hit head on. Luckily, no one was killed because neither of the two of you was going very fast.

Who might be the person you think of first? Maybe your loved ones and how you could get in touch with someone. After a while, however, you might start thinking about your lawyer and, if you even have one, how you can get a hold of them.

Then you realize that a couple of your teeth are missing. You are bleeding. You hit your mouth on the steering wheel because the airbag didn’t come out. Continue reading

Three Keys to Excellent Oral Health

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In the United States, having a healthy smile means everything. Not only do 99% of adults believe that a healthy smile is socially important, but a healthy smile is also indicative of positive overall health. For example, poor oral hygiene and periodontal disease are linked to a number of chronic conditions and diseases, such as heart disease, diabetes, and dementia. Additionally, having poor oral health can cost you in many ways. For example, cavities can lead to expensive oral surgery and the need for painful and costly procedures.
While part of having excellent oral health is certainly genetic, as many are predisposed to cavities and periodontal disease, it isn’t entirely difficult to have Continue reading