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Tips for getting your kids to brush and floss

You can’t begin teaching good dental hygiene too soon. The benefits will last a lifetime. Toddlers With toddlers, choose a fun brush made for little ones and use a pea-size dab of a toothpaste. Choose a brand recommended by the American Dental Association. (You’ll find this information on the toothpaste box.) Make sure the child…

What you may not know about tooth loss

Teeth have an important job in addition to chewing and giving you a great smile. In fact, your teeth are essential to maintaining the normal structure of your face. If restorative steps aren’t taken when you lose a tooth, the part of the jaw bone that once held the tooth dissolves and the remaining teeth…