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8 Effective Ways to Beat Bad Breath

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8 Effective Ways to Beat Bad Breath

8 Effective Ways To Beat Bad Breath   Bad breath is something that everyone has experienced, and obviously no one ever really wants to have it on a frequent basis. That’s why it’s important to learn simple and efficient ways to get rid of it. Whether you’re suffering from this common condition or you want to prevent from having it, make sure to try these simple steps to have a clean and healthy oral health. 1. Brush and floss Every time we eat and drink, …

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7 Secrets To Achieve Whiter Teeth Safely

They say that you’re never fully dressed without a smile and what’s the best way to do it than have a bright set of teeth. Unfortunately, the majority of us really can’t maintain our teeth’s luster because of stains from what we drink, eat, and the mouthwash products that we use. That’s why many patients ask about simple steps in restoring their bright and white smile. That’s why we’ve come up with these simple steps you can start implementing right now. 1. Whitening toothpastes Let’s …

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Do You Really Need to Floss?

Do You Really Need To Floss? “You don’t have to floss all of your teeth. Just the ones you want to keep.” Most people follow the recommendation of brushing their teeth twice a day, but only a few follow the advice of flossing their teeth regularly. Why? Some say it’s time consuming and others don’t really know the exact importance of flossing. What a lot of people don’t know is that flossing plays an important role in our dental health. Even though brushing the teeth …

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5 Things You Can Do To Maintain Great Gum Health

Having healthy gums is one of the things that contributes to a tip-top oral health and a beautiful smile. Even though brushing and flossing helps in maintaining a great gum health, there are other things you can do to take care of your gums. If you are looking for ways on how to have a better gum health, here are some helpful things you can do:   Go for a Fluoride Toothpaste If you are not using a toothpaste with fluoride, it’s about time that …

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The Only Toothpaste Guide You’ll Ever Need

Have you ever wondered how you ended up using your current toothpaste? You’re probably using it because it’s what your family has been using for years or your dentist recommended it you. However, one thing’s for sure – toothpastes give us that fresh clean feeling every time we brush our teeth. Having a fresh breath is like having a good hair day, it sets out the tone in every moment of our day. And using the right toothpaste will do just that. If you’re wondering …

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6 Daily Activities That Can Seriously Damage Your Teeth

“A genuine smile comes from the heart, but a healthy smile needs good dental care.” -Wayne Chirisa   A healthy smile means great oral health. That’s why it’s important to always make a conscious effort in avoiding activities that are harmful to your teeth. What we do daily has a huge impact on the future of our oral health. Read on to find out which daily activities are sabotaging your teeth. 1. Eating Sugary Foods We all know that sugar is bad for our teeth, …

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What You Need to Know Before Getting Dental Implants

Dental Implants and what you need to know before considering them. What is a Dental Implant and is something I should consider? So, what do you do if one of your teeth falls out and what options do I have to fix your dental problem? One option, not always the best solution, is to get a dental implant but before going down that path, it is best to get the expert advice of a trained dentist like the dentists at South Anchorage Dental Center. Since …

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What are Dental Crowns and Tooth Bridges?

Both crowns and most bridges are fixed prosthetic devices placed on your teeth. Unlike other dental aids that are removable like dentures, which you can take out and clean as often as you want. Crowns and bridges are cemented onto existing teeth or implants, and are then permanently but in place in your mouth and only removed by a dentist like the dentists that work at South Anchorage Dental Center. How do Crowns Work? A crown is used to entirely cover or “cap” a damaged …

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Your Child’s Teeth: What Every Parent Should Know

[By Dr. Broc Brimhall] Do you have concerns about your children’s dental health? Would you know what things to be watching for- all before their permanent teeth have even started to come in. “But they’re just baby teeth,” the parents point out. “They’re going to fall out in the next few years anyway – what difference does it make?” The truth is, it makes a HUGE difference. Baby teeth aren’t simply there to provide cute gap-toothed photos as your child’s teeth come in two by two …

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How Alaskans’ Coffee Habits Lead to Cavities

[By Dr. Broc Brimhall] Anchorage loves its coffee. At last count, the city ranked second in the nation for coffee consumption, with an average of 1 coffee shop for every 1,725 residents. And while coffee is a great morning pick-me-up, especially during our long, dark and snowy winters, it’s not doing your teeth any favors. We all know coffee is notorious for leaving your teeth less than pearly white. But that morning cup o’ joe from your favorite roadside kiosk may also be causing cavities …

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