Monthly Archives: June 2015

Tooth Ache Not Always A Cavity

Although a tooth ache is often due to a cavity, there can be other causes for an ache. One cause originates with gum recession. Recession is when the gums pull away from the enamel portion of a tooth. This is … Continue reading

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Cosmetic Dentistry – Bonding Or Veneers?

Considering a smile makeover? Changing the shape or color of teeth can be done several ways. Porcelain veneers and bonding are primarily the options available. Both procedures can change the appearance of a smile in just one or two visits. … Continue reading

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Anatomy Of A Dental Implant

When considering Dental Implants to replace missing teeth, it may help to understand how the different components of an “implant system” works. Even though there are different types of implants to accommodate various needs, most systems work in the same … Continue reading

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Psychological & Social Issues Associated With Tooth Loss

Feel depressed? Has self-esteem become an issue? Do you feel unable to advance in your career? Are you uneasy or self-conscious in social gatherings? You may want to first check your smile. Don’t be surprised if tooth loss is the … Continue reading

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Headaches & Migraines May Be Resolved Simply

When migraines are a regular part of one’s life, it’s like life stops in place and stays there until the excruciating pain subsides. Recovery from each episode can take hours. Chronic migraines (occurring regularly) can impact every aspect of day-to-day … Continue reading

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Dental Fear Causes Continual Cycle

Imagine that exposure to sunlight causes you to sweat profusely and feel faint. You’d obviously form a dread of going outside on sunny days. However, this would be detrimental to your health as you’d lack the natural vitamin D that … Continue reading

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