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Types of Bacteria In the Mouth

Both good and bad bacteria can be found in your mouth. Having a consistent daily oral care routine, in addition to visiting the dentist regularly can help decrease the impact of harmful bacteria in your mouth. Below you will find the common types of oral bacteria and what you can do to protect yourself. Types …

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Benefits of Replacing Teeth

The natural effects of aging, poor oral hygiene, and injury can all lead to the need for tooth replacement. Whether it’s one or multiple, there are a variety of options that can get you back to a full and bright smile again. Below are the most common benefits of replacing your teeth. Benefits of Replacing …

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What Happens if You Don’t Remove Your Wisdom Teeth

Most people get their wisdom teeth in their late teens and even into early adulthood. Wisdom teeth are your back molars and are the last teeth to grow in after you have lost all of your baby teeth. Most people get their wisdom teeth removed as complications can arise if you don’t. However, some people …

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What Causes Gum Disease?

Gum disease (also referred to as “periodontitis”) occurs when bacteria accumulate on the surface of your teeth. It can cause inflammation in your gums and cause harm to your mouth. Gingivitis is the first phase of gum disease. Gingivitis is relatively common, as nearly half of all adults experience it. However, with proper care, it …

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