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Are These Holes in My Teeth Cavities?

If you’ve recently noticed some holes in your teeth, your first thought was probably that they were cavities. That might be true, but it’s also possible that the holes are something else entirely. Let’s look at a few of the alternate reasons why you might have holes in your teeth. 1. Pits and Fissures You

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4 Ways to Fix a Discoloured Filling

Have your white fillings started to look a little dingier than they used to? If so, they’ve probably become stained. That’s right – fillings can get stains too! Luckily, there are a few things you can do to fix discoloured fillings and restore your pearly white smile. Let’s take a closer look at how fillings

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4 Foods That Can Cause Plaque Build Up

Plaque is a major contributor to oral health problems like tooth decay and gum disease, but many people don’t know what it is or how it forms. Today, we’ll examine the mechanisms behind plaque production and identify some of the foods you should avoid if you want to minimize it. What Causes Plaque Build-Up? Contrary

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What Are These White Bumps on My Gums?

Have you noticed some small white bumps on your gums lately? Don’t panic! While only a trained dentist can diagnose them for sure, these bumps are probably just canker sores. Today, we’ll discuss what canker sores are, why you don’t need to worry about them, and how to get them to go away a little

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5 Ways to Help Prevent Gum Recession

Are your gums looking a little lower than they used to? You may have some gum recession on your teeth. Gum recession happens when your gums pull away from your teeth, leaving more of your tooth’s enamel and maybe even its root exposed. A little gum recession isn’t a big deal, but the more gum

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