Addicted To Chewing On Ice? Here's What You Need To Know About Your Medical & Dental Health

Posted on: 23 May 2016
Some people crave the action of munching on ice, sometimes to the point that they become addicted. Fortunately, out of all the bad addictions that people can pick up, chewing on ice won't wreck your health. However, crunching down on ice can be like a wrecking ball to your teeth. And even though ice-chewing won't risk your health, it can signify that you have a medical condition called anemia. If you are an incessant ice chewer, you'll need to see your doctor and your dentist.
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3 Things To Help Protect Your Child's Dental Health

Posted on: 5 May 2016
If your child's dentist has found multiple cavities in your youngster's mouth during his or her most recent dental visits, the dental professional may suggest several treatments and at-home changes to help lessen your child's chances of dental decay. Here are a few things that may be recommended to help protect your youngster's dental health: Less Soda Even if you are choosing sugar-free varieties of soda to limit the amount of sugar to which your child's teeth are exposed, the high acid levels in soda can still cause tooth decay.
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Why Discolored Teeth Are More Than Just An Aesthetic Issue

Posted on: 18 April 2016
Teeth that are bright white not only look nicer than teeth that are yellow and discolored, but white teeth can also be a sign of healthy teeth. If your teeth are discolored in any way, you might be embarrassed by the color; however, discolored teeth can be more of an issue than looks alone. Discolored teeth can actually be a sign of dental problems, and here are three things you should know about this issue.
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If You Wear A Removable Grill, Take Measures To Protect Your Teeth

Posted on: 21 January 2016
Do you wear a metal dental grill to show off your style? These fashion accessories may look cool, but they do present a few risks to your dental health if you're not careful to protect your teeth. To make sure you don't end up with cavities, mouth sores, gum disease, and other issues due to your grill, follow these tips. Don't glue the grill in place. Some grill wearers have tried to make their removable grills more permanent by gluing them in place.
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