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5 Billion People Have Cavities
by Sharon Bell.The figures are frightening: An estimated five billion people worldwide have dental caries or tooth decay and most children have signs of gingivitis (bleeding gums). Periodontal disease, the major cause of tooth loss, is found in five to 15 percent ...
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Dental Implants: Key to Winning Smile
by Sharon Bell.For "dental cripples" who are bothered by missing teeth, dentures or bridges may sound like a favorable option. However, these devices don't look or feel like natural teeth and they can irritate the gums. Healthy adjacent teeth also have to be destro...
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Dental Implant: the Future of Dentistry
by Sharon Bell.It's easy to understand why dental implants have become very popular these days. Implant dentistry is highly predictable, offers greater flexibility with regards to treatment possibilities, and can give patients fully functional teeth in as short as ...
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Jaw Pain, Ear Aches? you May Have Tmd
by Lynn Fugaro.TMD stands for the condition Temporomandibular Joint Disorder. Sometimes, you will hear people or doctors refer to TMJ, which is the acronym for the temporomandibular joint, itself. The jaw joint, in front of the ear, is a ball and socket joint where...
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Relax at your Dental Visit With Sedation Dentistry
by Lynn Fugaro.Sedation dentistry is a term that refers to the use of anesthesia during treatment to put dental patients into a relaxed state, almost like sleep. Sedation dentistry is often used during procedures that require an extensive amount of time in the trea...
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Restore your Confidence With Dental Implants
by Sharon Bell.Losing one or more teeth can be a painful experience for most people. One Norwegian survey found that it was so stressful and comparable to having "trouble with relatives." The toothless patient has every reason to worry. That person looks older beca...
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Dental Care Products: be Confident When you Smile
by Fletcher Mak.People nowadays spend a big amount of money on teeth whitening products because there are various companies, which are looking to cash on human vanity. A smart person would always do a certain bit of research before buying any dental care products. T...
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Sedation Dentistry Options
by Matthew Candelaria.Patients who feel tremendous anxiety about dental visits may be prevented by this anxiety from receiving the primary dental care they need, let alone considering any optional cosmetic dental treatments. Even something as simple as a routine cleaning...
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How Important is a White Smile?
by Matt Wittchow.There's almost nothing as good as having a set of white tooth shining at the back of a smile. The importance of a white smile should not be underestimated and the following scenarios shall explain why. Having white teeth can help make your life much ...
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How Teeth Get Darker and What you Can Do
by Matt Wittchow.Dark teeth will usually arise from aging or the consumption of teeth staining substances or both. To start with, not all people are born with white teeth. It's not uncommon for a child to have dark (shades of yellow and gray) primary teeth and more o...
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How to Avoid Bad Cosmetic Teeth Whitening
by Matt Wittchow.Dental procedures often leave side-effects on their recipients. These side-effects are broad but usually arise from certain chemicals used during the procedure. While a good number of people go for dental procedures, a good portion of those end up no...
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Getting a Job With a Brighter Smile
by Matt Wittchow.Portraying those they work for in good light affects both small and large businesses alike and so many of these companies who have noticed this fact now look forward to employing employees who are able to smile whether happy or not. For those in sear...
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Dental Whitening at Home
by Matt Wittchow.Teeth whitening procedures differ from one another and whilst in-office procedures are traditionally more expensive than home teeth whitening. So how do you take advantage of the fact that you are able to clean your teeth right from the comfort of yo...
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Teeth Whitening and the Future
by Jay Edwards.It all started a few years ago when famous movie stars first began to use the white strip style teeth whitening kits which required the application of a simple strip of whitening agent across the teeth. However, as time progressed, and people realiz...
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Fear of the Dentist Just May be Thing of the Past
by Patricia Woloch.The mere mention of the word "dentist" often strikes not just anxiety, but fear, in the hearts (and mouths) of millions of Americans. I'm sure we all know someone who has not been to the dentist in years, if not decades, due to terrifying thoughts of...
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Cosmetic Dentures or Dental Implants
by Patricia Woloch.Cosmetic DenturesCosmetic dentures are simply replacements of missing teeth. The false teeth can replace all the upper teeth or all the lower teeth (known as full dentures), or parts where groups of teeth are missing (called partials). The prosthetic...
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Dentistry: From the Medieval Barber to our Cosmetic Dentistry
by Patricia Woloch.During medieval timesIn the Middle Ages, local barbers practiced the basics of dentistry as a side benefit for their hair-cutting clients. It was an added bonus often only available to wealthy clients. Theycould go in for a shave and a haircut and ge...
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Dental Bridges
by Patricia Woloch.What is a dental bridge?A dental bridge is a dental appliance used to help patients with missing teeth restore their healthy bite and complete their smile. They are permanent restorations that allow people to regain the chewing function missing due t...
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Want a Million-dollar Smile? Do This
by Tom Chuong.We often turn around to take a second look at that pretty lady walking by, flashing that million-dollar smile. While all of us may not be so lucky to have the perfect shaped teeth, brilliantly white, why should we not try to keep our teeth happy and ...
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Do Implants Stain Like Normal Teeth?
by Patricia Woloch.For more than two decades, dental implants have resulted in naturally beautiful smiles and a significant self-esteem boost for individuals who have lost teeth. Not only do these dental implants minimize future jawbone shrinkage and never develop toot...
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Website Design Elements & Web Designing
by Zach Hoffman.After reading a few e-mails about people adding content to their site to appeal to more people, it brings to mind have they thought to optimize there existing content to target their ideal client? Do they have obvious links that allow people to clos...
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Why Dental Hygiene is Crucial for Overall Health
by Adam Boulton.The practice of keeping the mouth and teeth clean to prevent dental problems and bad breath is dental hygiene or oral hygiene. The removal of dental plaque and tartar from teeth, which cause cavities, gingivitis and gum disease is known as teeth clea...
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Understanding Dental Implants
by Lesley Lyon.A dental implant is the artificial tooth root replacement of a missing tooth and is made from surgical grade titanium alloy. In the beginning, implant is done into the jawbone immediately after the tooth loss or after an extended period of time if th...
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Dental Insurance is No Longer for Rich and Famous Alone
by Lesley Lyon.The insurance designed to pay the costs related to dental care is known as dental insurance which pays a portion of the bills from hospital, dentists and other service providers. Thus dental insurance safeguards people from unexpected financial hards...
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Most Common Teeth Whitening Procedures
by Lesley Lyon.Teeth whitening is recommended for those who have had no treatments done like filling to their teeth. People with yellowish tint on their teeth will have a better result of teeth whitening. Toothpastes contain a mild abrasive that cleans the teeth, o...
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