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10 Surprising Foods That Stain Your Teeth

When we get hungry, not many of us take the time to consider how food affects our teeth. But the truth is, everything that you put into your body affects you in some way — and many of the foods we consume today can discolor or stain our teeth without

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Is Teeth Whitening for Children Safe?

Dental health is part of our overall health — for both adults and children. As a parent, you want to ensure that your child is as healthy as possible, which is why teaching your child proper oral hygiene habits at a young age is necessary. But have you ever considered

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Does Insurance Cover Cosmetic Dental Procedures?

Whether you wish your teeth were brighter, straighter, or just generally more attractive, cosmetic dentistry can help you achieve the smile you always dreamed of. However, while most dental insurance plans will cover dental cleanings and procedures that are necessary for the health and functionality of your teeth, many policies

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How To Fix a Chipped Tooth ASAP

A chipped tooth can happen at the most unexpected and unwanted times (not that there really ever is a good time to chip your tooth). Maybe you were taking a sip of coffee at the same moment you drove over a speed bump. Or your toddler thought it would be

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Weighing Your Options: Porcelain vs. Ceramic Dental Crowns

Ceramic and porcelain crowns are a high-quality aesthetic solution for a variety of dental issues. Both types of dental crowns are popular, but how can you decide which to choose? Your dentist can advise you on which type will best suit your situation. Yet, you ultimately make the decision between

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Woman experiencing tooth sensitivity after whitening her teeth

Tooth Sensitivity After Whitening: 5 Tips for Minimizing Pain

Teeth whitening can make you feel like you’ve earned a whole new set of teeth, but bleaching can make your teeth and gums feel sensitive or even painful after whitening. If you’re using at-home trays for whitening, your discomfort might be even more long-lasting. Here are five tips on achieving

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Person getting cosmetic dentistry

Cosmetic Dentist Consultations: What You Can Expect

Your smile says a lot about you. It’s often one of the first features that others see when meeting you for the first time. But not all smiles are the same, and many of us may be self-conscious about smiling – especially if we have broken, misshapen, or discolored teeth.

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Mature woman getting her smile back with dentures

How Dentures Can Give You Back a Beautiful Smile

Losing your teeth in your old age can be difficult. Where you once had a gorgeous smile, you now worry that people will notice your damaged or lost teeth. Your self-confidence falters, and your life begins to change. Wouldn’t it be nice if you could smile freely again? At Alaska

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