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Does Swimming In A Pool Damage Tooth Enamel?

Posted by on Jun 29, 2017 in Dental Care |

Tooth Enamel Erosion & Swimming Pools It’s summertime, who doesn’t want to go in the pool? Well maybe that childhood friend you had with the in-ground pool…who never wanted to go swimming! Aside from the beach, lake, river, or any other aquatic respite from the summer heat, lounging in the pool is something we can all relate to. Whether we’re floating on a raft, bellying up to the bar, or exercising, swimming pools...

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Is Tooth Decay the Oldest Disease Known to Humans?

Posted by on Jun 10, 2015 in Manhattan Dental Health |

Tooth Decay Is the Oldest Disease Known to Man   It’s not the common cold. Nor is it arthritis, malaria, or leprosy. According to Healthplex Dental trivia, tooth decay is not only the oldest disease we know of, but also the most common and widespread. A quick internet search should reveal plenty of claims to the contrary, with even the Guinness Book of World Records getting in on the action proclaiming leprosy appeared prior to tooth...

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5 Keys to Optimal Oral Health Care at Home

Posted by on Feb 25, 2015 in Manhattan Dental Health |

Image credit Have you resolved to take your oral health more seriously after an excruciating bout with toothache? If so, you are not alone. Many people often only appreciate the benefits of a sound oral hygiene after battling an epic toothache and spending a fortune on dental procedures designed to minimize, if not eradicate the pain and discomfort. Fortunately, you can easily keep dental woes at bay by keeping in mind the following oral...

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Do This Don’t Do That For Healthy Teeth

Posted by on Jul 23, 2014 in Dental Care | 0 comments

Dos & Don’ts For Healthy Teeth   When it comes to taking care of your teeth and gums, can you read the signs? Our teeth are pretty incredible when we stop to think about it, our teeth are pretty tough – given what we put them through and how they serve our quality of life on the regular.   'Strongman Steve' uses teeth to break record – Columbia Daily Tribune | Columbia MO:

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6 Healthy Foods That Can Be Bad For Our Teeth

Posted by on Jul 9, 2014 in Oral Health & Overall Health | 0 comments

We all know the obvious offenders that are all too inviting to the cavity creeps; sweets, sodas, & energy drinks…among others. But did you know some foods that are considered healthy can also be bad for our teeth? Healthy Foods That Can Be Bad For Teeth   1. Citrus Fruits Sure, vitamin C is good for us – and our smiles, but taking in too much citrus fruit can have detrimental effects on the health of our teeth and gums....

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