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Whether you're doing it at night while you're sleeping or during waking hours, grinding teeth isn't good for you. Here's a look at how to stop grinding teeth.
Treating Bruxism: How to Stop Grinding Teeth

Did you know that 10% of people are affected by bruxism AKA teeth grinding? It's no wonder that people are looking for ways to stop grinding their teeth.  Whether you're doing it at night while you're sleeping or while you're awake, grinding your teeth isn't good for you. Keep reading to learn how to...

Invest in Your Smile: Are Dental Implants Worth It?

Americans spent $4 billion dollars on cosmetic dentistry procedures in 2018. Suffice it to say, Americans like to have nice teeth. Who wouldn't? Now that cosmetic dental procedures are (relatively) inexpensive, they are within the reach of the average person. If you could sculpt a dazzling smile, wouldn't you do it? Dental implants...

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Veneers vs. Crowns: What’s Better for Cosmetic Dentistry?

Cosmetic dentistry has come a long way, with so many options that can help you restore your smile and with it your confidence.  But if you're thinking of rejuvenating your smile, the choice between whether to go for veneers or crowns could be confusing. They're both great choices, but which will...

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What Happens Inside Your Mouth When You Skip Your General Dentist Appointments

We all know that we are supposed to visit our dentist every six months, but it always seems too easy to let something get in the way. Hectic schedules, phobias about dentistry, or mere forgetfulness are all reasons why one-third of Americans skip regular dentist visits. Forgoing general dental care can result...

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General Dentistry: 8 Confidence Boosting Benefits of Veneers

It can brighten a stranger's day. It's the first thing people see when they meet you. And it says a thousand things about you before you even speak a word. It's your smile. If you're not 100% happy with your smile, it shows right away in the way you interact with...

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General Dentistry: What Causes Sensitive Teeth and What You Can Do About It

A whopping one in eight adults have teeth that are sensitive. If you struggle with the discomfort attributed to sensitive teeth, you're definitely not the only one. Sensitive teeth can be bothersome-it may even prevent you from eating or drinking certain foods. You've probably been wondering what causes sensitive teeth and...

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General Dentistry: The 12 Best Dental Tips for the Holidays

Cookies, candy, and fudge -- oh my! The holidays can admittedly be your taste buds' best friend. But they can also be your teeth's worst enemy. In fact, research shows that the majority of people in the United States have tooth decay. Of course, cavities aren't the only dental problem you can easily...

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Overcoming Dental Anxiety: How to Get Rid of Anxiety Over Seeing General Dentist

A study in the Dental Research Journal revealed that nearly 60% of Americans experience dental anxiety. This is reflective of society being increasingly overcome by anxiety. Many people are resorting to using cannabis products like Vida plus, as it can even be used in a vape as many dispensary supplies...

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10 Questions to Ask Your General Dentist During Your Next Appointment

America, your oral health could use some improvement. Approximately 85 percent of Americans believe that their oral health is important, but only 15 percent would describe the current state of their oral health as excellent. The statistics show, however, that many people want to get back on track and visit their...

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General Dentistry 101: How a Tooth Extraction Works

You just received the news: One of your teeth needs to be extracted. Your heart sinks, and feelings of fear begin to erupt. After all, you've heard a few not-so-pleasant stories about tooth extractions from family and friends in the past. Getting your tooth pulled by a general dentist can be scary,...