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Category: General Dentistry

Cracked Tooth? – A Guide to Recognize, Treat, and Prevent

Are you finding that it has become difficult to eat or drink food that is very hot or very cold? Do you avoid biting down on one side of your mouth to chew due to a painful tooth? If you answered yes to either or both of these questions, you may have a cracked tooth….

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How Does Kombucha Affect Your Teeth?

This post was written by Dr. Kayee Ho Herzberg from Ken Caryl Dentistry in Littleton, Colorado. If you’re ever in need of dental services in the shadow of the Rockies, be sure to visit Dr. Herzberg and tell her that Dr. Bill (her classmate at University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine) says hi! HOW…

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What Does Your Daily Soft Drink Cost Your Smile?

Pop and soft drinks have quickly turned from an occasional treat into an everyday beverage for many Americans. As a result, the amount of tooth decay and other diseases caused by the acids and sugar in these drinks have increased. Surprisingly, the biggest consumer of pop and other soft drinks are small children, teens, and…

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Does My Child Have ADHD or a Sleep Disorder?

The number of children diagnosed with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) has been steadily increasing over the past decade. According to a recent study, however, many children diagnosed with this condition don’t really have it; their behavioral problems are actually related to Sleep-Related Breathing Disorders (SRBD) like sleep apnea. Children with SRBD are much more…

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5 Reasons Why You Should Get that Cracked Tooth Looked at Now

It’s pretty easy to overlook a small crack in your tooth. In fact, you may not even know it’s there. If you do notice one, though, here’s why you should go to your dentist right away. It doesn’t look good.If one of your front teeth is cracked in particular, it is most likely pretty noticeable…

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Everything You Need to Know About Fixing a Cracked Tooth

Some dental problems are plain to see. For instance, the one above is not too hard to see, right? Maybe your child got a tooth knocked out while skateboarding, or maybe you accidentally bit down on a pistachio shell and chipped off a huge piece of your tooth. In either event, the damage would be…

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