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Do Dental Fillings Hurt Afterward?

Some dental fillings hurt afterward and may cause pain. This situation is common. But it is irritating. When your tooth hurts after it has been restored, you should consider going back to your dentist. In this way, your doctor will … Continue reading

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What Are The Main Things To Look For When Choosing A Toothpaste?

Toothpaste has become a necessity considering its benefits to our dental health. But because of its status as a universal product, it becomes difficult to find that perfect toothpaste with all the advertising gimmicks. So, what are the main things … Continue reading

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Does Gum Disease Cause Heart Disease?

Several data showed that there’s a link between gum disease and heart disease. Let’s take a look at gum disease. It’s a bacterial infection. This condition affects the outside of your mouth. In one theory, it states that the harmful … Continue reading

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Why Is Having Periodontal Disease Dangerous?

Gum disease or periodontal disease is dangerous. It may be attributed to the lack of oral hygiene. But, for some people, this disease can be the result of environmental or hormonal components. Regardless of the cause, this condition must be … Continue reading

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What Are Some Common Mistakes For Brushing Your Teeth?

Having poor dental hygiene can destroy your teeth. Unfortunately, the majority of individuals in the US don’t care for their teeth. To keep your pearly whites in tip-top shape, you must visit your dentist regularly. But good oral hygiene begins … Continue reading

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Will Flossing Get Rid Of Plaque?

Plaque is a sticky-feeling film that accumulates on your teeth. You may not see it but you can usually feel it with your tongue. When it hardens, it leads to tartar. Flossing can get rid of plaque. However, if it … Continue reading

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Should I Use A Crown Or Bridge To Restore My Tooth?

As some point in your life, you may lose your tooth as a result of an injury or gum disease. If that day comes, your teeth’s alignment will be significantly altered. The chewing force in the back of your teeth … Continue reading

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Can Apples Cause Yellow Teeth?

Many of our patients at Manhattan Beach Dental Center ask this common question, “Do apples yellow teeth?” It is true that eating certain foods can damage your teeth, but only depending on how you eat them. Apples are healthy foods. … Continue reading

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How Can I Protect Myself Against Acid Erosion?

Your tooth enamel may be the strongest substance in your body. However, it’s still prone to acid erosion. When enamel erodes, your teeth become prone to cavities and decay. If the enamel decays, you’ll easily react to hot or cold … Continue reading

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Can Mouth wash Burn Your Mouth?

Some mouthwashes can cause burning sensation in your mouth. A lot of people blame the alcohol component. However, the burning sensation is the result of the essential oils in the solution similar to the burning sensation when you have cinnamon. … Continue reading

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