Tag: Dental Health

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Great Smiles 6 Things You Didn’t Know

Great smiles are made–6 tips to get you yours now What makes a smile great? The answers are as diverse as the smiles but there are a few things we can all agree on. Great smiles are always best when they are their brightest. That we all want our cake and to eat it too goes double for having a perfect smile. The best smile,...

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What You Didn’t Know Your Dentist Knows

I bet you didn’t know… You probably didn’t know that poor oral health and bad home brushing habits can lead to full body disease and illness.  Dentist know more about your overall health than you might guess. When your dentist sits down and individually checks each of your teeth for cavities, simultaneously double checking the depth of tissue pockets at the gum line they are...

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Tooth pain can arrive with sudden ferocity and without warning.

Toothache Remedies to Tide You Over and Take the Edge Off

Toothaches:  Who Needs Them?   Have you ever had a toothache and wondered how on Earth such a tiny body part can cause such wildly debilitating pain?  Each of your teeth is individually connected to a major network of nerves that runs throughout your face and connects directly to the brainstem.  It would seem that Mother Nature intends for some compromises to our dental health...

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Dr. Hutchison advises patients in Fort Worth on treatment recommendations, good oral health practices, and proper dental nutrition

Tips on Dental Nutrition to Keep Your Teeth in Tip-Top Shape

What You Eat Affects Your Teeth Oral health is not only an indicator of overall health; oral health directly and dramatically impacts one’s overall wellness in many ways.  Rarely is this fact more apparent than when discussing the effects of nutrition on oral development and dental well-being. Most of us know that the things we eat affect our body’s health and development.  It’s important to...

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You and your dentist working together can go a long way toward preventing unpleasant dental surprises.

4 Ways to Avoid Dental Catastrophes

The term ‘dental catastrophe’ means different things to different people, but regardless of what particular issues we place into that category, the bottom line is that they are generally uncomfortable, inconvenient, and expensive.  As with most of life’s problems, the best solution is to prevent them from occurring in the first place.   Proper Dental Hygiene   Most of us learned in elementary school that...

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Feeling tired during the daytime can be a symptom of sleep apnea.

Sleep Apnea and Your Dentist

Dealing with Sleep Apnea Are you dealing with sleep Apnea? Sleep apnea or the disruption of breathing patterns and oxygen levels while sleeping, typically from airway obstruction or shallow breathing, affects millions of Americans. The condition can affect men, women, old and young, even children. Obstructive Sleep Apnea, OSA, is the most common of the three types of sleep apnea–affecting approximately 12 million americans, according...

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There are many things to consider when choosing a dental care provider.

Choosing the Right Dentist for You

Shopping for a new dentist may not be the most riveting activity in the world, but people realize that it behooves them to do at least a little bit of homework.  Your choices of health practitioners can have a big impact not only on your overall wellness, but also your level of comfort as care is being rendered.  Your dentist is one practitioner that gets...

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Regular cleanings are vital to oral well being

When Was Your Last Dental Cleaning?

You water the garden three times a week, you change your car’s oil every three months, and you replace the batteries in your smoke detectors once a year. Your teeth need to see your dentist on a regular schedule, too. While daily oral hygiene habits are essential to good oral health, professional dental cleanings at our office ensure your teeth are treated to a deeper...

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