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Which Toothbrush is Best for Children?
Which Toothbrush is Best for Children?

General Tips for Choosing a Toothbrush for Your Child Studies show that one in five children will develop a cavity by around the time they enter kindergarten. The best defense against your child having to miss school to get their cavity filled? Brushing their teeth! However, ...

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    • What’s the difference between porcelain veneers and dental crowns?

      Dental crowns and porcelain veneers are both used to improve the appearance of your teeth, but they’re used for different reasons. Veneers have ...

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    • The Different Stages of Tooth Decay

      How Can I Tell If My Tooth is Decaying? One of the leading causes of tooth pain is tooth decay, which is the destruction of your tooth’s enamel. Those ...

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      The food that we eat can have a significant impact on our body — which includes keeping our teeth healthy. Certain foods we snack on such as chips and ...

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    • 3 Popular Cosmetic Dental Solutions

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    • Are Dental Implants Right for You?

      Having a missing tooth, whether due to injury (not a baby tooth) or from an extraction, can be very upsetting and have a negative impact on your smile ...

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    • Biomaterial Stimulates Healing Post-Dental Implants

      Not long ago, we discussed a new filling composite that can stimulate new tissue growth and boost healing.New research is taking this even further ...

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    • What to Do When You Chip a Tooth

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    • Recovering From Wisdom Teeth Surgery

      Your back molars, also known as your wisdom teeth, are the last adult teeth to grow into your mouth. Typically, most people don’t have enough room in ...

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    • Why Summer is the Best Time for Wisdom Teeth Removal

      It’s not uncommon to hear of your friends or family scheduling their wisdom teeth removal, and chances are they’re planning to get them out of the ...

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    • Why Visiting the Dentist Doesn't Have to Be Scary

      Dental anxiety is real, and it’s something that our team at Robert A. Neal Family Dentistry is dedicated to helping out patients through. Visiting the ...

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    • Dangers of Using a Plaque Scraper at Home

      When you visit the dentist for your regular cleaning , your hygienist will use specialized tools to clean your teeth. The plaque scraper, or dental ...

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    • 5 Summer Party Foods That Are Good For Your Teeth

      Summer is full of get-togethers, parties, and BBQs — and at the center of all these social plans is the food. When it comes to all of the delicious ...

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    • Flexible Partial Dentures

      Most of us don’t enjoy the thought of losing our teeth. No one wants to think about the appearance of lost teeth, having problems eating due to lost ...

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    • GlaxoSmithKline Announces Removal of Zinc from Denture Pastes

      GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) announced this week that there is “a potential health risk” linked with long term and excessive use of denture adhesives that ...

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    • How To Tell If Your Child Has a Cavity

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    • Why Visiting the Dentist Doesn't Have to Be Scary

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    • Why a Family Dentist Might be a Better Option than a Pediatric Dentist

      If you are searching for a dentist for your family, you are now faced with the decision of choosing between a family dentist and a pediatric dentist. ...

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    • 6 Tips For a Healthy Halloween

      Halloween is almost here, which means bags of candy and sweet treats are to follow. We know that this holiday is a tempting one — who can resist the ...

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    • Faster Route to a Straighter Smile

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    • 3 Popular Cosmetic Dental Solutions

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    • So what happens after my Invisalign treatment is over?

      Ensure You Follow All of Your Dentist's Instructions Invisalign braces provide a more invisible option to traditional metal orthodontic braces. ...

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    • Which Toothbrush is Best for Children?

      General Tips for Choosing a Toothbrush for Your Child Studies show that one in five children will develop a cavity by around the time they enter ...

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    • Ways to Make Dental Hygiene Fun for Kids

      Making Dental Hygiene Kid-Friendly It’s important to inspire children to take care of their teeth and gums at a young age, so they can grow up healthy ...

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    • What Causes a Swollen Gum Around One Tooth?

      Why Is My Gum Swollen Around One Tooth? The last thing you need to deal with is a swollen gum. However, if your mouth is red or swollen, your gums are ...

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      Steven R. Little, PhD, head researcher from the University of Pittsburgh Dentists may soon have a new, better (and more desirable) method for treating ...

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    • First Periodontitis At-Home Test Developed

      Researchers in Finland have developed the first at-home test for detecting periodontitis. Specifically, the test screens for the presence of an enzyme ...

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    • Your Diet and Cosmetic Dentistry

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    • What are Veneers & How Can They Improve My Smile?

      Whenever you visit the theater to see the next Hollywood blockbuster, you can bet that the protagonist is going to have perfect, radiant teeth. How is ...

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    • Robert A. Neal, DDS is all over the Place! Literally.

      You’ve heard all your life that it’s all about location, location, location, and that’s become extremely true for the online realm as well. We don’t ...

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      People who are unfortunately afflicted with sleep apnea–a sleep disorder that consists of abnormal pauses in breathing during sleep, particularly with ...

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      People remember great smiles. More specifically, teeth that are natural-looking, straight and white. If you didn't win the genetic lottery with your ...

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    • 3 Popular Cosmetic Dental Solutions

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    • Your Diet and Cosmetic Dentistry

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