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Oral Care Without Dental Insurance

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Palm Beach Gardens and Jupiter, Florida Having dental insurance, of course, makes going to the dentist more affordable. However, many people do not have dental insurance, forgoing dental visits altogether, which only makes matters worse. Even if you do not have dental insurance, you should still make going to the dentist a priority. Routine dental checkups and cleanings do a …







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How to Keep Holidays from Wrecking your Teeth

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Palm Beach Gardens and Jupiter, Florida It is natural to splurge during the holidays, but certain seasonal fare can do some significant damage to your oral health. A 2015 report by the National Center of Health Statistics found that 27 percent of Americans between the ages of 20 and 64 years old have untreated tooth decay. Most of that damage …







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Is Stress Causing my Teeth to Hurt

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Palm Beach Gardens and Jupiter, Florida Are you currently experiencing sensitivity in your teeth? Stress could be causing the problem. There are a few ways that stress can negatively affect your oral health, leading to sensitive teeth. Teeth clenching and grinding at night is the most common way that stress impacts your teeth. Also known as bruxism, this bad oral …







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Dentist Suggests Soft Bristles, ADA Approval For Manual Toothbrushes

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Palm Beach Gardens and Jupiter, Florida With the exponential growth in the number and variety of electric toothbrushes available on the U.S. market, one might be comforted to learn that the old stalwart manual toothbrush hasn’t been entirely ignored; manufacturers have continued to make, market and innovate manual toothbrushes, and today’s models are as feature-rich and well designed as one …







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Dentist Screening May Help With Headaches

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Palm Beach Gardens and Jupiter, Florida Although there are many potential causes for recurring headaches, patients are often surprised to discover that there are several relatively common dental issues that can be behind them; a screening by your dentist can determine whether there is action they can take to help relieve your pain. Poorly aligned teeth, for example — what …







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Why Wearing A Mouth Guard Is Important

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Palm Beach Gardens and Jupiter, Florida A mouth guard is a dental appliance that is fabricated especially for a patient. To make it, a dental impression is taken of the jaw and the dental cast is sent to the laboratory for fabrication. A vacuum equipment fabricates the mouth guard, resulting in a precise and snug fit. Mouth guards obtained from …







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Beyond Brushing And Flossing: Good Dental Health

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Palm Beach Gardens and Jupiter, Florida When you consider the life-long battle teeth have to endure — biting, chewing, and grinding their way through whatever we put in our mouths — it’s remarkable how rarely we have what might be considered a dental emergency. Palm Beach Gardens patients who visit our clinic usually know that brushing and flossing are good …