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Why Does it Seem Like You Have Bad Breath All the Time?

Bad breath can be very bothersome. When you have bad breath in business and social settings, it can turn people away. As the condition is called, Halitosis may be caused by inadequate oral care habits, dietary issues, or even serious … Continue reading

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The Link Between Periodontal Disease and Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis and gum disease have been linked together by the bone loss evident in both conditions. Those with gum disease, osteoporosis, or who are suffering from both should understand the clear link between the two conditions. Osteoporosis This common metabolic … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day Gift Ideas for Oral Health

Mother’s Day is approaching, and we know how hard it is to find just the right thing to show our appreciation for all of her hard work. Dr. Coates’ team has the gift ideas that will give you the chance … Continue reading

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Alternative Options to Dental Implants for Children

Even when we take great care of our teeth, tooth loss can happen. Adults often turn to dental implants to replace the missing tooth. But when it comes to your child, dental implants are not the answer. Here, Stephen Coates, … Continue reading

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Why Dental Health Matters to Your Heart

Dental professionals across the country agree that poor oral health can negatively affect the entire body, including the heart. In particular, bacteria from the mouth entering the bloodstream can lead to infection and inflammation, even in the heart. Studies have … Continue reading

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Dental-Friendly Valentine’s Day Tips

When Valentine’s Day rolls around, it’s easy for new cavities to start to appear. There are so many sticky candies that people love during this holiday, but much of it is bad for teeth. Luckily, no one has to go … Continue reading

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Why Everyone Needs 6-Month Dental Checkups

Many people avoid dental appointments because they don’t feel they can find the time. Others experience anxiety in the dental chair and put off visiting until they have developed a problem. According to the American Dental Association, it’s essential to … Continue reading

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How to Add More Water to Your Daily Diet

Hydration is essential for our oral and overall health. Our bodies use the water we drink for many processes. Drinking water helps rid your body of waste, move nutrients around your body, and keep your skin and teeth healthy. While … Continue reading

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Dental-Related New Year’s Resolutions to Make for 2022

The beginning of each year is when we make our resolutions for change. These resolutions often focus on self-improvement, and many things come to mind, including exercising more and reading every day. Another solution to improve your health and quality … Continue reading

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Dental Gift Ideas for the Holidays

While you’re getting those last-minute gifts and stocking stuffers together, don’t forget how important your family’s oral health is. Slip a dental treat into their stocking or wrap it up nicely with a bow to encourage them to keep their … Continue reading

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