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Summer Sports and Mouthguards

June 17, 2019


School’s out and you’ve emptied your gym locker until next fall. But while you’re stowing away the football gear, the basketball warm-ups, the field hockey sticks, and all the other equipment you’ve collected over the school year (that’s where that other shoe went!), be sure to keep one item handy: your mouthguard. Team and contact…
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June 15, 2017

Dr. Paul Keyes, working at the National Institute of Dental Research (NIDR) in Washington D.C., accepted a referred patient from another dentist. The referring dentist couldn’t understand why the young women had so much dental decay. After questioning her, Dr. Keyes learned that she was a secretary. Every day she took a shot glass of…
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Gum Care: The Key to Keeping Your Teeth and Sweet Breath

June 15, 2017


The health of the gums around the teeth is affected by how we cleanse our teeth and mouth. Bacterial plaque around the teeth and gums can lead to inflammation, a redness and swelling of the gums. Such inflammation may lead to gingivitis or periodontal disease, both of which can contribute to severe medical problems elsewhere…
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