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The Story of Caries Prevention

The Story of Caries Prevention If we told you that your mouth is the site of a constant battle between teeth and bacteria, would you believe us? Alright, maybe it’s not that dramatic, but the fact that Incline Village teeth






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Don’t Get Kicked in the Teeth – At Least Wear a Mouth Guard

Don’t Get Kicked in the Teeth – At Least Wear a Mouth Guard According to the American Dental Association, at least 13% of all injuries to the mouth occur during sports activities. While helmets, shoulder pads, shin guards, and the






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How Dental Sealants Keep Cavities at Bay!

How Dental Sealants Keep Cavities at Bay! If you are a parent, you probably know how difficult it is to get Incline Village children to brush and floss regularly. On top of that, young children often lack the necessary motor






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History of the Toothbrush

History of the Toothbrush   If you had to give up your toothbrush or your car, which would it be? According to a recent survey, 42 percent of adults and 34 percent of teens would rather turn in their keys,






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The Best Way to Replace Missing Teeth

The Best Way to Replace Missing Teeth We all remember losing our teeth as children and being delighted to find money from the tooth fairy under our pillow, but it’s just not as fun as an adult. According to the






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When a Toothache is Not a Toothache

When a Toothache is Not a Toothache   Most of us in Incline Village have experienced a toothache. At their mildest, toothaches may cause just enough discomfort to get on your nerves and disrupt your concentration, but at their worst,






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Updating your Health History May Help Save Your Teeth

Updating your Health History May Help Save Your Teeth   Although you might think of your general health and your dental health as two separate categories, they are much more connected than the average Incline Village resident would suspect. Just






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HPV and Oral Cancer: What you need to know

HPV and Oral Cancer: What you need to know We love to talk about the fun and interesting sides of oral health, but today, there is something much more serious on our minds. We care about the health of everyone






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A Guide to Cavity Prevention

Imagine this- you have come to see Dr. Matthew Milligan for a cleaning and routine check-up. The cleaning goes well, but then Dr. Milligan tells you that you have a cavity. You’ve been dreading the possibility of this news and now you






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Fluoride: Good or Bad?

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the fluoridation of drinking water is ranked among the ten greatest public health achievements of 20th century America. However, a quick search of the internet tells us that fluoride is actually






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