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Sweet Tooth For Fruit Juice?

March 28, 2016

A new article in Medical News Today suggests that your hankering for fruit juices and smoothies – yes, even 100% fruit juice, you health nut– have ‘unacceptably high’ levels of sugar content. This development may not come at good time. I mean, the weather is getting warmer and soon it’ll be mojito/iced tea/every summer drink […]

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Is the future clear as glass?

March 14, 2016

Is the future clear as glass? According to Medical News Today, tooth fillings of the future may incorporate a “bioactive” glass that helps to reduce the ability of bacteria to attack composite tooth fillings. “Bioactive glass is made with compounds such as silicon oxide, calcium oxide and phosphorus oxide, and looks like powdered glass. It’s […]

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Ever closer

February 25, 2016

Cancer sucks! This is a consensus. With every breakthrough in cancer treatment and diagnosis research, we are one step closer to ridding ourselves of this disease. But any news is good news, isn’t it? According to Medical News Today, the world is one step closer to developing a widespread Saliva test for identifying and tracking […]

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Shut that mouth!

February 16, 2016

Shut that mouth! The dental hazards of mouth breathing during sleep Well, it looks like there’s really no rest for the weary! According to Medical News Today, people who breathe through their mouths during sleep may increase their risk of tooth decay, due to a correlation between open-mouthed sleeping and higher levels of acidity in the […]

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BOTOX® Knowledge Week Re-Cap

January 29, 2016

Hello friends! I hope you enjoyed our BOTOX® Knowledge Week featured on our Facebook page! Let’s re-cap what we’ve learned so far: BOTOX® Tip #1: Your BOTOX® appointment will be quick and comfortable. There is a series of photographs followed by the administration of the BOTOX®, a total of approximately 30-60 minutes. BOTOX® Tip #2: […]

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Sugar-free does not mean Care-free!

January 21, 2016

So just when you thought you were better off sipping on Diet Coke than indulging in the decadent regular variety, this news happens… A new study reveals that some sugar-free drinks can also damage teeth. Researchers at the Oral Health Cooperative Research Centre in Australia found that while testing different types of sugar-free drinks (including soft […]

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Welcome, 2016! We Promise To Floss!

December 31, 2015

Warning: this post is a little bit informal.   Ah, 2015 – you were quite swell. Thanks for the memories. But hey, memories are only as good as they are useful. Be honest, readers: you didn’t floss as much as you darn near should have! Am I right? Flossing is vital to your oral health. […]

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Fromage To You: Cheese as dental defense this holiday season

November 26, 2015

Cheese lovers, rejoice! This holiday season you may be tempted to break out the imported gruyere for your charcuterie board, some asiago for your pasta dish– and who can forget the double cream cranberry brie with crackers? But do you dance the fine line between naughty and nice in your milky indulgence? Studies are finding […]

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Implant Dentistry

June 30, 2015

When a tooth or multiple teeth are lost due to decay, periodontal infection, or for other reasons such as trauma, dental implants are an excellent solution to their replacement. A dental implant acts to replace the root of a lost tooth. The implant itself is usually a titanium alloy material resembling a screw-like shape. In […]

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Is Invisalign® a Good Option For Me?

June 17, 2015

Invisalign® is a series of aligners custom-made to fit patient’s teeth and move them in a certain way to create a better alignment. Patients always ask if Invisalign® is a good treatment option for them. I will highlight few steps that a patient can make to see if invisalign® is a good treatment option. First […]

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