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Preventing Gum Disease: the Basis of Good Oral Hygiene


Did you know gum (periodontal) disease is the leading cause of tooth loss in adults?   According to a recent report by the CDC, 47% of adults over the age of 30 have some form of gum disease. This number increases to 70% in adults that are 65 years and older.  Clearly, gum disease is

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Post Surgery Procedures: How to Ensure a Swift Recovery


Observing proper post surgery procedures boosts recovery time and eases discomfort while also decreasing your risk of infections and implant failure. Here are 10 post surgery procedural steps to follow for a quick and speedy recovery:   Elevate your head Use extra pillows to elevate your head when sleeping or resting. This should be done

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