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Oral health

Learn about why maintaining good oral hygiene is so important to your overall health.

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Dental Care for Kids: A Tooth Timeline
Start early and brush often.

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How Healthy Gums Are Linked to Lower Cancer Risk
You know flossing is a great way to fend off gum disease. But cancer? Turns out that ther...

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4 Key Things to Know About Teeth Whitening
Before you schedule a teeth-bleaching appointment or apply a set of whitening strips, it’s important...

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When is the best time to brush your teeth before or after breakfast
There are two schools of thought when it comes to brushing one's teeth in the morning.

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7 Worst Foods and Drinks for Your Teeth
Find out which ones can contribute to tooth enamel loss and acid erosion.

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Must-Know Facts About What Causes Cavities and Tooth Decay
“No cavities!” They're two little words worth smiling about. See how to prevent cavities and avoid t...

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Why Is Morning Breath So Bad?
Find out how to prevent morning breath by taking some simple steps the night before.

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What Your Tongue Reveals About Your Health
From changing colors to curious bumps, your tongue gives important health clues.

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How to Deal with 4 Common Types of Dental Emergencies
Is a chipped tooth a big deal? What if a permanent tooth falls out? Here’s how to get a handle on yo...

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6 Foods That Fix Bad Breath
Can’t get to a toothbrush? Freshen your mouth with these convenient eats.