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Is Anxiety Keeping You from Completing Needed Dental Work?
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The Dental Health Consequences of Vaping and Smoking

The Dental Health Consequences of Vaping and Smoking

September 11, 2019

Nearly 40 million people in the U.S. smoke, and 4.7 million middle and high school students use a tobacco product including e-cigarettes, according to the Center for Disease Control. Many tobacco users have been persuaded that vaping is safer, but studies now show that vaping is just as addictive and deliver more toxic chemicals to the system than regular smoking.

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Mouth Guards Reduce the Risk of Mouth, Teeth Injuries in School Sports
Questions to Ask After Your Exam

Questions to Ask After Your Exam

July 10, 2019

After a routine dental health check your dentist may recommend a treatment plan for you based on what they’ve observed from your teeth and gums. Depending on your case, the recommendation could range from a basic filling (most patients) to a dental implant, a deep cleaning or something else.  So, it’s wise to get clarification if you have any questions.

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