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Is Chocolate Bad for Your Teeth?

Around Valentine’s Day, Easter, and other holidays, most of us end up consuming more chocolate than we would on a normal basis and asking ourself, “is chocolate bad for your teeth?“ Whether you love dark chocolate, milk chocolate, white chocolate, or any variety of this endorphin releasing, feel good treat, you may be surprised at […]

The Dangers of Eating Without Teeth or Dentures

  What You Need to Know About Eating Without Teeth or Dentures If you’ve lost teeth and have not replaced them with dental implants, or if you have difficulty applying dentures, it can be tempting to try and eat without them. Over time, you might even become good at it. While this approach may seem convenient, eating without […]

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What if I Swallowed My Braces Bracket

“Help! I swallowed my braces bracket.” Not something you hear everyday, but a concern that we hear from many people when they start their orthodontic treatment.   That’s enough to make anyone just a little paranoid about accidentally swallowing a piece of their braces. Fortunately, this is one of those things that’s easier said than done. […]