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Aug 17, 2017, 9:02 PM
Even if you help your kids stick to a good at-home oral hygiene routine, they’re still looking to you for an example of how to take care of themselves. Kids are fairly perceptive and know that the “do as I say and not as I…
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Jul 31, 2017, 5:55 PM
Oral hygiene and maintaining your dental health is incredibly important. However, we know it isn’t always the fun or exciting choice of things you need to do during the day. Below are a few bits of interesting dental trivia…
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Jul 24, 2017, 4:33 PM
Most of us have experienced bullying at one point during our childhood. But kids these days have it worse than we could ever have imagined. Thanks to the Internet and cell phones, bullies have more ways than ever to taunt…
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Jun 29, 2017, 4:54 PM
We all know the importance of brushing our teeth every day. However, here at Denver Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, we feel that not enough importance is placed on the habit of daily flossing. We know that it takes extra time,…
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Jun 12, 2017, 9:49 PM
As nice at it would be to have an endless supply of time and money to spend at the gym, the reality is that most people don’t. Because we all know how important exercise is, most of us are looking for cheaper and simpler ways…
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May 22, 2017, 5:58 PM
Dental implants are a permanent option for those missing teeth, and are often a more desirable alternative to dental bridges or removable dentures. Dental implants consist of artificial teeth being anchored directly to the…
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May 12, 2017, 8:59 PM
It’s May, which means there are plenty of marathons coming up. Whether you’re an experienced runner or just starting out, there are ways to prepare for a marathon that you should be aware of.
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Apr 27, 2017, 5:30 PM
Around 25.8 million people suffer from diabetes and as many as one-third of these people will also suffer from severe gum disease, also known as periodontal disease. If gone untreated, periodontal disease can even result in…
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Apr 14, 2017, 3:36 PM
While 3D printing is just being popularized, it may surprise you to learn that it’s been used in the dental field for quite some time. There are many different uses of 3D printing in the dentistry, all of which have improved…
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Mar 28, 2017, 9:12 PM
Bruxism, which is the nighttime clenching or grinding of the teeth, is caused by stress, anxiety, and certain sleep disorders. Because bruxism occurs when you’re sleeping, you may not even be aware that it’s happening.…
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Mar 14, 2017, 5:28 PM
Around one out of every five kids suffer from painful and irritating canker sores. Canker sores are small, red sores that can occur inside the mouth, usually on the lips, gums, tongue, and the inside of the cheeks. Canker…
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Mar 1, 2017, 6:22 PM
A frenectomy is a type of oral surgery, during which a frenum is removed with a laser. A frenum is defined as an attachment between two types of tissues in the mouth – either between the gums, lips, and cheeks. There are two…
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Feb 17, 2017, 6:23 PM
Valentine’s Day is almost here, and many lucky Valentines can expect to get a box of chocolates, among other things. In fact, lovers spend almost $1 billion on chocolate every Valentine’s Day! This may come as a surprise,…
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Jan 25, 2017, 10:29 PM
Electronic cigarettes, also called e-cigarettes or e-cigs, are gaining popularity among teenagers and young adults. Some people believe that e-cigarettes are a healthier alternative to regular cigarettes and can even help…
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Jan 17, 2017, 6:03 PM
As you clean up the last of the wrapping paper and take down the Christmas lights, you may start to think about the resolutions you’d like to set for the coming year. As you welcome the year 2017 and think about all the…