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[VIDEO] The Evolution of Teeth

When you think of skeletons or imagine what our ancestors looked like, do you imagine their teeth looking like ours today?    Typically, most of us imagine the teeth of those before us to look like modern day teeth—but in … Continue reading

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What Are Those White Spots On My Teeth?

Look at your teeth in the mirror. Do they all appear the same shade of white, or do you notice small inconsistencies in color? Many times, if you look closely, you’ll see small white spots dotting your teeth in seemingly … Continue reading

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Tooth Fashion Trends (Yes, That’s A Thing)

When you think about how we’re influenced by pop culture, you probably think about fashion trends or the newest food phenomena.    However, have you ever considered that pop trends can also be found in your mouth? Just wait and … Continue reading

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Do Tongue Scrapers Keep Your Mouth Healthier?

When you think of oral health, what comes to mind first?    Your teeth, maybe your gums?    How about your tongue? You might think about your tongue when you bite it or burn it! But the truth of the … Continue reading

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How Do Astronauts Brush Their Teeth?

With the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission, the country has once again turned its eyes to space.     The thought of space travel is still mysterious and bizarre to most of us stuck here on earth. Though, through … Continue reading

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Top Travel Toothbrush Options

We’re in the height of summer travel season. You’ve probably thought of everything when it comes to packing, right? The type of bag you use, the usefulness of packing cubes, and where to pack liquids to ensure you make it … Continue reading

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When Should You Replace Dental Implants?

If you are faced with tooth loss, there are many options available to restore your smile and healthy eating habits. From bridges to implants to dentures, they all come with their own advantages and disadvantages.     While many people are … Continue reading

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4th of July Foods—Food Poisoning Isn’t Invited This Year!

The Fourth of July is the perfect combination of food, sun and celebration. However, your celebration will lose lots of its festiveness if you leave your food in the sun too long! …We won’t get into the specifics of what … Continue reading

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You’ll Want to Know About Acid Reflux and Your Teeth

Do you ever get a burning sensation in your throat that seems to shoot up out of nowhere? Maybe you’re laying down, or just finished a big meal when that sharp tingling sensation suddenly makes your eyes water.     For … Continue reading

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How is Odontology Really Used in Crime Investigations?

How many of you watch shows like NCIS or Law and Order? In the particularly gruesome cases, the investigators sometimes have to rely on dental records to identify a victim. But how accurate is this type of identification? And is … Continue reading

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