10 Holistic Tips to Improve Your Gum Health

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Despite the importance of gum health, nearly half of U.S. adults 30 and older have some form of periodontal disease. There are a number of holistic health tips that can help you avoid this and maintain clean, healthy gums.
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Periodontal Disease & Alzheimer’s: What You Need to Know

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On average, there are about 700 different species of bacteria that live in your mouth, many of them fairly innocuous, but some of them potentially harmful. Some of these species of bacteria, when left unchecked and untreated, may actually contribute to periodontal disease, which can include inflammation of the gums and ultimately damage to the teeth.
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6 Health Issues Affected by Gum Disease

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Research shows that untreated gum disease can cause other conditions to progress and affect your overall well-being. This article will explore six issues affected by gum disease and how you can prevent it.
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Can Dental Implants Replace Dentures?

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One of the biggest questions is often, “Can dental implants take the place of dentures?” The quick answer is, “Absolutely!” But our periodontists believe in educating their patients, so keep reading to learn more about why you should choose dental implants to replace your dentures....
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What is The Healing Process of Dental Implants?

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Our doctors believe in fully educating every patient on the details of their procedure, so we have developed this blog to specifically help you prepare for what you should expect during your recovery after the placement of dental implants....
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What Are The Different Types of Gum Grafts?

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While maintaining good oral hygiene is important to protecting the health of your gums and preventing gum recession, the truth is that some people are more susceptible to this condition than others, regardless of their oral hygiene habits....
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How Long After Tooth Extraction Can I Eat?

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Tooth extraction is fairly common in adults. Despite that, many people get anxious and even scared when their periodontist tells them they need a tooth extraction. One of the most commonly asked questions about tooth extraction is how long after tooth extraction can I eat?...
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The Importance of Dental Implants After Teeth Extractions

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Usually, people have one or more of their teeth extracted at different times in life due to breakage, decay, or gum disease. They delay or completely disregard replacing them with dental implants, thinking it is not a big deal to have one or two teeth missing from your jaw. This is particularly more common when the missing teeth are from the back end of the jaw and are not visible. ...
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