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Why Dental Implants Are Better Than Dentures

Dentures are essentially an ancient technology. They’ve changed in materials and somewhat in function, but overall they’re basically the same as they’ve been for hundreds of years. Dental implants, on the other hand, are a modern technology and represent a huge improvement over dentures. Implants Never Fall Out One of the biggest problems with dentures […]

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Explaining the Uniquely American Smile

One of the things that makes America different from the rest of the world is how much we smile. It’s not entirely because we’re such a happy country (actually, we’re just the 14th happiest country). Instead, it’s a combination of factors that contributed to making Americans more likely to smile than others. Historical Notions We’ve […]

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Is “Healthy Tooth Tea” Really Healthy for Your Teeth?

If you wander through your local health foods store or Asian market, you’ll likely come across a section full of teas that claim to provide all kinds of health benefits. There are slimming teas, teas that offer clarity, healing, or caffeine-free energy, and, of course, there are teeth that are supposed to help your oral […]