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Lost a Filling? Here’s What You Should Do

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Do you know what you would do if you ever lost your filling? Many people feel a sense of panic when this happens and don’t know how to respond. Losing a filling occurs most frequently when patients are chewing their food and accidentally bite down too hard on the filling. Should that happen to you,

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How Modern Dentistry is Beneficial in Detecting Oral Problems

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Bacteria is normally found in a person’s mouth. However with poor dental hygiene, left over food debris is turned by these bacteria into acids. With the accumulation of these three: food debris, acids and bacteria, dental plaque is formed. If dental plaque is left unremoved, it may turn to tartar and when these combine, they

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Why Your Bite is Important

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You might think that if your smile looks attractive and nothing hurts, your oral health is fine. Yet a bite that is not aligned properly can indeed cause many problems.

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Sleep Better, Call a “No More Snore” Dentist

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Dentistry has an important role airway assessment. Airway is especially important to sleep and overall health. Obstructed airways can increase the effects of diabetes, increases the risk of strokes, heart disease, obesity, and the rate of cancer. Obstructive sleep apnea and snoring has a huge impact on mental health and physical health. At Oak Brook Smiles,

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How Diagnodent can detect tooth decay

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Tooth decay is the most common cause of tooth loss among children and adults alike. It is caused by sugar acids – the by-product of sugar and bacteria in the mouth. Tooth decays in the tooth surface are diagnosed visually with the help of dental probes. Decays that are present below the gum line and

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How to get whiter teeth and more beautiful smiles

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Our teeth can easily discolour due to the food we ate, the beverage we drink, and neglect of good oral hygiene practices. Some people have teeth that don't easily stain like others do so they enjoy white teeth for longer. There are some people, however, who may need to consider a teeth whitening procedure from

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