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Goodbye to my patients and friends

Dear Patients and Friends, It is with mixed feelings that I am announcing the sale of my dental practice. Due to family commitments I will be moving to the mainland in the New Year. I have truly enjoyed living on

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Your Tongue Is Trying to Tell You Something Important About Your Health

You can learn a lot just by opening your mouth. Shutterstock

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Dietary Supplements: What the Industry does NOT want you to know

(reprinted from: Much of what we believe is shaped by what we see, read and hear. The media’s mes- sage about supplements–those substances regularly ingested as pills, powders and liquids by over one-half of all Americans in their quest

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Interesting Dental Tidbits

You may know all about basic dental care. Most people can tell you about the importance of brushing twice a day and flossing regularly. If you asked friends and family, they could probably list the virtues of eating whole grains,

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Does teeth whitening damage your teeth?

Home teeth-whitening products are convenient, easy to use, reasonably priced and sold just about everywhere. Media coverage of the rich and famous and their almost neon white, perfectly aligned teeth has been one influence in making people covet whiter and

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Can you grow extra teeth?

Stem Cells May be Used to Grow Teeth Stem cells may be closer to being implemented. The ability to turn stem cells into new teeth will be showcased at the Royal Society’s Summer Science Exhibition. Stem cells would likely be

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Toothpaste Abrasion

Toothpaste can be good and bad.  Unfortunately the better it is at removing stain, the better it is at removing enamel also.  Stay away from the high abrasive toothpastes as they can remove the luster and polish of porcelain veneers

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Canker Sores

While no one really understands what causes canker sores, there are numerous things you can do to including trying home remedies for a canker sore. What Do You Do If You Find Yourself With A Canker Sore? The sores will usually

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The 9 Foods You Should Never Eat

In today’s media many foods have been heavily promoted as being healthy when they are nothing more than pernicious junk foods.  Below I’ll list a few of perhaps the most commonly consumed “healthy foods” that pose a hidden danger to your

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Sugar Facts

Recently, World Health Organization released some very concerning facts about daily sugar intake and its impact on health. WHO recommended to drastically reduce sugar intake in everyday life. Nowadays, most people are aware of the high sugar content of sodas

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