Author: East Village Dental Arts

Signs and Symptoms of Receding Gums

Ask anyone what they care about the most when it comes to their oral health, and most will list two main concerns. They worry about whether their pearly whites are white enough, and they have concerns about their breath. Few people will tell you they worry about their gums, especially receding gums, but that doesn’t mean this topic shouldn’t be a major concern.

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Should I Replace My Missing Tooth?

People lose teeth from varied reasons like decay, gum disease, cancer treatment and lack of proper care. Tooth loss can also occur playing sports without the proper equipment and from many other types of accidents.

No matter how you lost your tooth, the answer to the question of “should I replace my missing tooth?” is a resounding YES, and as soon as possible. In fact, doing nothing about your missing tooth is the only option you should avoid. Now that you know the answer, we will explain why it is so crucial to do something about that missing tooth.

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Five Tips for Healthy Teeth at Halloween

Candy for breakfast, lunch, and dinner can sound like a dream for a young child (and sometimes even for an adult), but can be a complete nightmare for your dental health. At Halloween, those sugary foods are readily available, and it’s okay to indulge. However, there are a few tips that can help keep your kids’ smiles from becoming spooky after all of those treats!

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