The Reasons Behind a Tooth Extraction

Have you been told that you might need to get a tooth or some teeth extracted? Are you wondering why you need to get a tooth extracted? There are a few reasons as to why your dentist might want to extract your tooth. Continue reading this post to find out about tooth extractions and all that they entail.  What is a tooth extraction?  When the tooth needs to be removed from the socket in your bone, this is what is called a tooth extraction. Why do you need to get a tooth extraction? The most common reason that a tooth
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Signs that mean it’s time to visit the Dentist

Visiting your dentist regularly is as important as going for a physical check-up with your doctor. In between regular check-ups with your dentist, problems may occur and it’s important that you know when to see your dentist. We’ve provided you with a list of signs to notice so that if you experience any of them you can go see your dentist right away. It’s never a good idea to wait until your check-up if you notice these signs because many times, they can be signs of a more complex issue that might need to be taken care of immediately. Here
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Back to the Basics – Oral Hygiene

What is good oral hygiene? How do you know if your teeth are clean and healthy? Well, let’s start with the basics and make sure that you’re covering all the areas of proper oral hygiene. If someone has good oral hygiene, it means that their teeth are clean and free from food particles. It also means that their gums are a pink color instead of looking dark and/or swollen. Healthy gums shouldn’t bleed or hurt you when you brush and floss your teeth. Lastly, good oral hygiene means that there should be no signs of bad breath. If you’ve been
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Are You Always Thirsty?

Do you find yourself feeling thirsty a lot? It could simply mean that your body is running low on water and needs to be refilled. However, if you are you having to refill your water glass constantly throughout the day, then it could be a sign of some type of health problem. Here are some reasons why you may be feeling thirsty. Dehydration – When your body is dehydrated it can sometimes make it difficult for you to accomplish certain tasks. Being dehydrated can be the result of excessive amount of sweating, vomiting, diarrhea or even exercise. Diabetes – When
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