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Jul

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Plaque the Invisible Film

Plaque the Invisible Film

Everyone has millions of bacteria living in their mouths that have one goal: find a hard surface to stick to and grow into a community. This happens rapidly and automatically, whether we know it or not, twenty-four hours a day, and three hundred and sixty-five days a year. It cannot be avoided because our bacteria are part of us and present whether we like it or not. 1

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Brush your Teeth Correctly

Brush your Teeth Correctly

A popular question asked by my patients is, how do I know I am properly bushing my teeth?  Follow these 4 quick steps to effective tooth brushing 1

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Jul

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Drinking with a Straw

Drinking with a Straw

An easy Tooth Care tip is to get into the habit of drinking with a straw.  Especially when drinking soda, juice and sugary drinks, the straw directs liquid away from your teeth.