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Every member of your family will probably need to take some kind of medication at one time or another. Adults however, are more likely to have had a doctor’s prescription filled or to be using an over the counter remedy related to an ongoing medical condition. One of the first things a family dentist will…

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It’s important to get to know your dental hygienist. You may typically think of your hygienist as the person who cleans your teeth but she is also the one who will monitor your oral health, take x-rays when appropriate and in some cases she will administer local anesthetic before a dental procedure. If you take…

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That shot of Novocaine that the dentist gives you before the procedure begins may well block any pain that you could possibly feel but it doesn’t stop you from thinking, “what if he didn’t give me enough?” or “will it wear off too soon?” If only something could suppress your thoughts as well as the…

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What’s one of the first things you do when you get out of bed in the morning? Most of us can’t wait to brush our teeth and get rid of that “fuzzy” feeling that’s left in our mouths after a long night’s sleep. It’s actually the toothpaste instead of the toothbrush that freshens your breath,…

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If the sensations you get from drinking an ice cold glass of water or a hot cup of coffee or tea seem to have become more exaggerated you may be experiencing tooth sensitivity. If not treated or controlled it may become difficult to eat many of the foods that you enjoy or even to expose…

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