Can Gum Disease Treatment Lower AFib Recurrence Risk?

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Gum disease (periodontal disease), affects millions of adults worldwide and has long been recognized as a significant oral health concern. However, emerging research suggests that the consequences of gum disease may extend beyond the mouth, potentially impacting systemic health, including cardiovascular function. A recent study published in the Journal of the American Heart Association sheds light on…

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Top 10 Ways to Chip Your Front Teeth

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Your smile is often the first thing people notice about you, but what happens when a chipped front tooth mars that beautiful smile? Whether it is due to a sports injury, an accident, or simply biting down on something too hard, chipping a front tooth can be a distressing experience. In this guide, we will…

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Preventive Dentistry Acts as a Health Guard

What exactly is preventive dentistry and why is it important in maintenance of our overall health? Preventive Dentistry – The aspects of dentistry concerned with the teeth, oral cavity, and associated structures, including early detection,  prevention of disease, diagnosis, treatment of oral tissues, and restoration of defective or missing tissue. “The body is like a…

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Coping With Dental Phobia And Dental Anxiety

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For people who suffer with dental phobia or anxiety, a visit to the dentist is an anxiety inducing event. Even the thought of dental appointments can be frightening for individuals with dental phobia. Almost 35 million Americans suffer from dental phobia and dental anxiety so severe, that they avoid dental care altogether. This is troubling…

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Daily Headaches? Check With Your Dentist

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Most of us have had the occasional headache or neck ache. It comes with the stresses of the world we live in. We often overlook our teeth as a possible cause of headaches, but it should not be ruled out. The forces we each use, all day long, day after day, when eating, chewing, and…

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Can Kids Get Periodontal Disease?

Periodontal Disease is most frequently associated with adults and most people believe that periodontal disease as well as other major dental issues are strictly an adult problem. This is simply not the case. Children and adolescents are also at risk of developing periodontal disease and associated health problems. When children have periodontal disease, signs and symptoms…

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