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June 12, 2018
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A Tooth Still Hurting After Dental Fillings?

When a tooth bothers us, it can be due to many reasons. To determine the leading cause, we must go to a dentist as soon as possible. The reason to go to a dental office this quickly is because with the pass of time it can get worse. It means that if we have a tiny dental problem, it can get worse over the days, becoming a severe problem. Today we will see some examples of what can happen in case you postpone your dental appointment when one tooth is in pain. But I will also […]
June 7, 2018
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How to know when I Need a Deep Dental Cleaning?

A dental cleaning is important to keep your teeth and gums safe from harmful plaque and tartar. A dentist will recommend you to have one at least every six months, and he may suggest a deep dental cleaning if necessary. Probably you are wondering what a deep dental cleaning is and why you would need one. Well, a friend of mine was wondering the same thing when his dentist told him that he needed it. Going deep on a dental cleaning is recommended mainly after a check-up with your dentist. If she or he finds out […]
May 30, 2018
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Kim Kardashian: Cosmetic Dentistry and White smiles

Yeah, the smile of Kim Kardashian is amazing! But did she always have that perfect white smile? We all know that when it comes to self-confidence, our teeth can influence. Nowadays thanks to social networks like Facebook and Instagram, we can be inspired to eat healthy, exercise and improve the appearance of our teeth. With all this inspiration and with daily discipline, we can reach our goals in months. It’s fantastic because we can feel good about ourselves and feel like we walk on a red carpet every time we walk down the street. Many people, […]
May 18, 2018
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White Tongue: What are the Causes and How to Treat It

A white tongue is more common than you think. You can see it during the morning when you are about of brushing your teeth. You look up to your mirror, and there it is. White tongue can be there even if you brush your tongue and there are a few reasons why. Don’t be alarm; there are answers to this, and in most cases, it is a harmless condition. To start with the topic, I can begin by saying that white tongue refers to a white coating, like a layer that sometimes is covering all your […]
May 16, 2018
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Dental Anxiety: Fear to the Tooth Crowns Placement

Sometimes I think that fear of the dentists is in the past, but facts show me a different panorama. There still are a lot of people afraid of dental appointments. The overwhelming feeling of going to see a San Diego dentist can be a frequent cause of anxiety. Patients usually imagine a drill-wielding woman or man in a white coat waiting to have fun causing pain or removing teeth. But, to be honest, is a lot different than we imagine. Of course, some dentists are going to try to calm you down be telling you ‘oh, […]
November 11, 2017
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Does Diabetes Affect my Teeth?

Diabetes and teeth have a stretch relationship. Did you know that nearly 29.1 million people that live in the United States have this disease? That is 9.3% of the population of this country. Diabetics have unusually high blood sugar levels, which puts them at a higher risk for kidney, eyes, and heart problems. Additionally, diabetes also affects the body’s healing process, slowing it down, while also compromising one’s immunity against infections. If you’re a diabetic, you probably already have a lot to worry about. Your teeth, though, should be the last of your concerns. But it […]