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Dental Hygiene, Dentist, Healthy Foods, Root Canal

How Plaque Can Lead to the Need for a Root Canal

It’s perhaps one of the most dreaded statements in the dental experience: “You’re going to need a root canal.”  Now, while the root canal’s reputation is a little undeserved, the truth is, you obviously want to avoid them when possible.  Read on to learn how. The Number One Cause of Root Canals: Plaque Persistent plaque […]

Dental Hygiene, Teeth Cleaning

Dental Hygiene

Regular maintenance on your mind, body, and valuable items is an important part of keeping healthy and clean. Maintenance performed on your teeth is no exception; in fact it may prove to be one of the most important areas of continued attention. Your teeth are obviously important for chewing food and presenting yourself with a […]