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Importance of Regular Dental Cleanings

Regular dental cleanings completed by a dental hygienist remove bacteria from your mouth. Even with good tooth brushing and flossing habits, they cannot remove all the bacteria. There are nooks and crannies in your mouth that home care tools just can’t access. Areas such as deep grooves or pits and underneath the gum line. The...
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Learn How To Prevent Pregnancy Gingivitis

What is pregnancy gingivitis

Studies indicate that anywhere from 40-80% of pregnant women will develop gingivitis, inflammation of the gums caused by built-up plaque. This is because hormonal changes that occur during pregnancy increase the risk of oral health issues. Higher levels of progesterone during pregnancy may encourage the growth of bacteria that cause gingivitis, or...
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Tooth Health And Morning Sickness

Most women experience nausea during their pregnancy. Even though it is referred to as morning sickness, it occurs during the day at any time. Accompanying nausea will usually subside after the first trimester of pregnancy. However, it may last longer for some women. While there are some natural remedies to help with the effects of...
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