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Dental conditions

  • All about dental implants If you lose a tooth, you don't need to have a gap in your grin. Learn how dental implants can help you eat comfortably, feel more confident and offer more comfort than dentures.
  • All about gum disease Gum disease affects almost 80% of people sometime during their life, but you can work to prevent it by flossing and getting regular dental cleanings.
  • Aloe vera can soothe mouth pains Cold sores, fever blisters and canker sores can be painful, but you don't have to suffer while waiting for them to go away. Try aloe vera for natural relief.
  • Can swimming hurt your teeth? Swimming is great for your fitness, but can affect your teeth. Learn how to protect your teeth from chlorine and water sports.
  • Can toothaches kill? When left untreated, toothaches can lead to sepsis. Sepsis claims nearly 270,000 lives each year in the U.S.
  • Dental risks for seniors As you age, you're more likely to develop certain oral health issues. Here's how to take charge of the most common dental conditions for seniors.
  • Prevent tooth enamel erosion You can take steps to prevent erosion of tooth enamel by reducing intake of acidic food and beverages. Detect six signs of tooth enamel erosion.
  • The truth about adult cavities You might think that cavities are only a problem for sugar-loving kids, but adults can get them as well. Read this article for a quick look at what causes adult cavities and how to prevent them.