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Common Oral Health Problems for Older Adults

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Oral health problems aren’t caused by aging, as many patients believe. In fact, the dental and oral health of older Americans ha...

Diabetics Face Potential Oral Health Complications

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Today, we know how closely oral health relates to overall health and well-being. For diabetics, this correlation is especially imp...

Saving Baby Teeth for Future Dental or Medical Use

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Should you save your child’s baby teeth? You’ve probably seen the articles online — the ones with screaming headlines like, ...

How Successful Are Dental Implants?

Dental Implant Success
Dental implants are widely considered to be the gold standard method of tooth restoration. Most dental professionals sing the prai...

What if Your Wisdom Teeth Never Erupt?

Wisdom Teeth Never Erupt
The wisdom teeth, or third molars, typically begin to develop in the preteen years and erupt sometime between the ages of 17 and 2...

Oral Surgeons Promote National Dental Hygiene Month

Dental Hygiene Month
Oral surgeons across the United States are encouraging their patients to mark National Dental Hygiene Month this October by examin...

Can You Prevent Gum Disease with a Smartphone App?

Gum Disease App
Preventing gum disease: Is there really an app for that? You rely on your smartphone for just about everything, but did you know y...

Dental Implants Are a Cost-Effective Solution for Missing Teeth

Cost-Effective Dental Implants
How does the cost of dental implants compare to other options for replacing missing teeth? If you do a little research online, you...

Traumatic Facial Injuries Caused by E-Cigarette Explosions

E-Cigarette Explosions
Use of e-cigarettes can result in traumatic facial injuries, according to recent research. Smokeless electronic cigarettes, or e-c...

Reducing Your Risk of Gum Disease

Gum Disease
Gum disease, also known as periodontal disease, is an inflammation of the soft tissues and structures that support the teeth. Ging...