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January 12, 2024/Oral Health

How Does Dental Insurance Work? Types and Coverage

Benefits typically include bi-annual screenings and lower payments on procedures like fillings and crowns

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December 4, 2023/Oral Health

How Long Does Novocaine Last?

The numbness and tingling should wear off in about two hours

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October 19, 2023/Oral Health

What To Do When You Burn the Roof of Your Mouth

Get quick relief with ice chips, popsicles, milk and saltwater

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September 22, 2023/Oral Health

Your Child’s First Dentist Visit: What Age and What To Expect

Regular dental checkups should start around their first birthday


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August 28, 2023/Oral Health

What To Do When You Knock Out a Tooth

Act quickly to increase the chances that your tooth can be saved

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August 1, 2023/Oral Health

7 Remedies To Heal a Burnt Tongue

Ice, saline rinses, OTC pain meds and honey can all help soothe a troubled taster

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July 24, 2023/Oral Health

Poop Breath? These Could Be the Reasons Why

Chronic and extreme bad breath could signal a health issue that needs attention

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July 11, 2023/Oral Health

How To Deal With Dental Anxiety

Communicating, establishing stop signals and even listening to music can help

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July 10, 2023/Oral Health

Dental Bridges vs. Implants: What’s the Difference?

While relatively similar, the right one for you depends on your preferences and situation

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June 13, 2023/Oral Health

TMJ Disorders: How To Find Relief for Your Aching Jaw

From posture to massage, these 9 at-home remedies may help ease your jaw pain

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