Dental Care Every Day: A Caregiver’s Guide

Taking care of someone with a developmental disability requires patience and skill. As a caregiver, you know this as well as anyone does. You also know how challenging it is to help that person with dental care. It takes planning, time, and the ability to manage physical, mental, and behavioral problems. Dental care isn’t always easy, but you can […]
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Daily Tips for Good Oral Hygiene

Bacteria can live in your mouth in the form of plaque, causing cavities and gingivitis, which can lead to periodontal (gum) disease. In order to keep your mouth clean, you must practice good oral hygiene every day. What is plaque?Plaque is a sticky layer of material containing bacteria that accumulates on teeth, including where toothbrushes can’t reach. Many of the […]
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Common Dental Issues and Solutions

Thanks to the development of faster and more efficient dental treatments, new pain-free dental techniques, and durable, aesthetically appealing dental materials, modern dentistry now offers a solution for virtually every type of dental problem. Patients of all ages can choose from a multitude of traditional or more innovative general and cosmetic dentistry treatments to improve the health and beauty […]
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A Guide to Common Dental Problems

Problem: Tooth DecayAlso known as dental caries or cavities, tooth decay occurs when plaque, a sticky film of bacteria that forms when you eat sugars or starches, is allowed to linger on teeth for too long. Who’s at risk: Anyone can get a cavity, but children and older people are the most prone. The incidence among children has been declining, thanks […]
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Top 10 Common Dental Problems

Dental problems are never any fun, but the good news is that most of them can be easily prevented. Brushing twice a day, flossing daily, eating properly and regular dental check ups are essential in preventing dental problems. Educating yourself about common dental problems and their causes can also go a long way in prevention. 1. Bad Breath Ifyou suffer […]
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Gum diseaseThe first stage of gum disease is called gingivitis, which is the only stage that is reversible. If not treated, gingivitis may lead to a more serious, destructive form of gum/periodontal disease called periodontitis. It is possible to have gum disease and have no warning signs. That is one reason why regular dental checkups and periodontal examinations are […]
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Why are regular dental visits important?

Regular dental visits are important because they help keep your teeth and gums healthy. You should have a regular dental visit at least every 6 months. What happens at your visit?There are 2 parts to a regular dental visit. One part is the check-up. The other is the cleaning.The check-upYour dental professional will check for cavities and to see if […]
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Top 10 Reasons to See a Dentist

Many individuals often go years without a visit to the dentist. Whether it’s due to fear, lack of money or because they think their teeth don’t have any problems. Whatever the reason, visiting the dentist twice a year will do you and your smile a world of good.If it’s been years since you’ve sat in the dentist chair, this […]
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