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Don’t Overlook the Health of Your Tongue

Have you noticed that you often deal with bad breath even though you’re brushing and flossing diligently each day? If you’re simply brushing and flossing, you’re doing the health of your mouth a disservice if you’re forgetting about all the bacteria that live on your tongue. In many cases, bad breath is actually coming from the bacteria on your tongue. A healthy, clean tongue is critical for a healthy mouth and teeth, and here’s a closer look at why you need to stop overlooking the health of your tongue. The Importance of Your Tongue Although the tongue isn’t very big, it’s an important part of your mouth. In fact, it’s what makes it possible for you to articulate speech and eat without choking. Although you use it constantly, you probably don’t give it a lot of thought.
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When Do I Need Dental Implants?

If you are missing one or more teeth, dental implants may be able to help you. Dental Implants are a more convenient way to replace missing teeth than bridges or dentures because they look and act like normal teeth. The difference is how they are inserted into your mouth.

Dental Implants for Missing Teeth

Dental implants are an alternative way to replace missing teeth. Basic dental implants consist of a post and a crown. The post is the implant part of the prosthetic tooth, and it is inserted into the jaw where it fuses with the bone and gum tissue. The tooth part of the dental implant is called the crown. Many people choose implants over dentures and bridges because they look, act and feel just like your natural teeth once the jaw bone and gum have healed, and they can be used to replace a single tooth...
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Top Benefits of Ozone Therapy

Holistic dentistry is all about using safe, natural alternatives to help improve your oral health. Instead of relying upon antibiotics and other harmful materials, a holistic dentist will often incorporate alternative dental treatments, such as ozone therapy, into their day-to-day practice. While there are a number of holistic dental treatment options available, ozone therapy tends to be the one that is most commonly used. To help people understand why ozone therapy is so popular, we will take a closer look at what ozone therapy is and how it works, as well as the benefits people receive when it is used as part of their dental care. What is Ozone Therapy? Ozone therapy takes a naturally occurring element – oxygen – and supercharges it to create a powerful, yet safe and natural product. Once the oxygen is supercharged it turns into ozone. Ozone has been proven to do...
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