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General What Your Tongue Can Tell You About Your Oral Health

You probably don’t give a lot of thought to your tongue, but like your teeth and gums, it̵...

Jul 13 • 3 min read
General Surprising Signs You May Have Sleep Apnea

Sleep apnea is a sleeping disorder characterized by partial or complete obstruction of your airway w...

Jul 6 • 2 min read
General What Happens When Wisdom Teeth Are Impacted?

Wisdom teeth are the last set of adult teeth to grow in, usually between the ages of 17 and 25. They...

Jun 29 • 3 min read
General What Is Bruxism?

Bruxism – or teeth grinding – is common and often occurs while you’re sleeping. Although...

Jun 1 • 3 min read
General Questions to Ask During Your Next Dental Checkup

Whether you are monitoring an existing condition or just keeping up with routine dental cleanings an...

May 4 • 3 min read
General Everything You Should Know About Dental Sealants

With proper oral care and regular dental visits, your adult teeth can last a lifetime. However, you ...

Mar 30 • 3 min read
General Smoking and Your Oral Health

Its common knowledge that smoking is bad for your health. It can cause numerous different medical pr...

Mar 2 • 2 min read
General Answering the Most Common Questions About Wisdom Teeth

Wisdom teeth often cause problems and need to be removed. It’s common to wonder why we have th...

Jan 12 • 2 min read
General What Is Leukoplakia?

It’s easy to feel confused or alarmed when you notice a sudden change in your oral health. If ...

Dec 1 • 2 min read
General What to Expect When Having a Tooth Extracted

The thought of going through a tooth extraction can be stressful. This can be especially true if you...

Sep 1 • 2 min read