Sensitive Teeth Ambler PA

Sensitive Teeth

Does that bite of ice cream make you wince? Hot coffee or tea have you jumping in pain? Perhaps brushing and flossing are occasionally painful. All these experiences could mean you may have sensitive teeth. Possible causes include: Tooth decay (cavities) Fractured teeth Worn fillings Gum disease Worn tooth enamel Exposed tooth root There is…

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Keep Your Toothbrush Clean!

Brushing regularly will help you preserve a healthy smile! But your smile won’t survive if you don’t properly take care of your toothbrush. Take a look at your current toothbrush bristles. Are they frayed, smashed, discolored? Yes? It’s definitely time for a new one! You should be replacing your toothbrush every three to four months…

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The Damaging Side of Sports Drinks

Sports drinks, while helpful in restoring electrolyte imbalance, can have a harmful impact on your oral health. Often, people drink sports drinks believing that they are healthier than soft drinks. Unfortunately this is not the case. A single sports drink can contain six to eight teaspoons of sugar, not far behind some soft drinks. Sports…

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It’s Not Just A Cleaning

You’ve always been told to see your dentist twice a year for a dental hygiene appointment, but are you aware of the importance behind them? Studies have shown that periodontal disease (gum disease) can contribute to the development of heart disease. How? Bacteria from plaque can lead to blood clots and ultimately, heart attacks or…

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How to Floss

Do you fib to your dentist about how often you floss? We can tell who’s telling the little white lie and who’s REALLY not flossing their teeth. You should be flossing at least once a day. But, are you aware of the proper way to floss your teeth? We’re happy to explain the best way…

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How to Floss Regularly

Do you floss regularly? Would you like to be able to floss on a daily basis? If you find that you’re too tired at night to remember to floss, we’ve got some tips for you! You want to maintain healthy teeth and gums and flossing is one of the best ways to do so. If…