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  • Which Type Of Mouth Rinse Does Your Cosmetic Dentist Recommend?


    As you watch TV commercials and go to the grocery store, you've probably come across a wide variety of mouth rinses. Some of the companies that manufacture these products have associated them with all sorts of benefits such as the ability to improve oral hygiene or attract a partner. With so many mouth rinses sold on the market nowadays, it can be difficult to effectively identify which one is right for your needs.
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  • Debunking 3 Common Myths About Root Canals


    Generally, a root canal is recommended by a dentist when a tooth has suffered from extensive decay that a simple filling cannot remedy. Specifically, a root canal may become necessary once tooth decay has reached the pulp of the tooth and caused an infection. Whether you've been told you need a root canal and are skeptical or are simply curious about the procedure, there are some myths that need to be debunked.
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  • How Autism Can Complicate Your Child's Oral Health Care


    Children with autism experience different symptoms that may affect other aspects of their lives. Here are three examples of such symptoms and what they may mean for your child's dental health: Sensory Issues Children with autism may have hypersensitivity (heightened reaction to different stimuli), or hyposensitivity (decreased reaction to different stimuli). If an autistic child is hypersensitive to touch or pain, then he or she may feel uncomfortable using conventional toothbrushes because he or she may feel that they are too painful to brush with.
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