General Dentistry

What to do when your jaw clicks and pops

My Jaw Clicks and Pops When I Chew. Is It TMJ Disorder?

How To Tell If TMD Is To Blame for Your Jaw Discomfort TMJ disorders (TMDs) are some of the most widely misunderstood conditions out there. Despite being so common, many ...
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TMJ disorder diagnosis

What Are the Best Tests for a TMJ Disorder Diagnosis?

How do I know if I have a TMJ disorder? Temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorders are common conditions that can cause jaw pain and a wide range of additional symptoms. Despite ...
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sleep deprivation is not just unpleasant; it's dangerous

7 Ways Sleep Deprivation Is Killing You and What You Can Do About It

Sleep deprived? There’s a dentist who can help you sleep  at night. Are you losing out on sleep? One sleepless night after another might leave you feeling miserable. Whether your ...
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What do you do when you can't sleep? Advice from a dentist.

3 Common Reasons You Can’t Stay Asleep at Night and What to Do About It

Can’t Sleep? Tips From a Sleep Dentist For many, sleep is a welcome escape from the stress of the day, providing a simple way for the body to recover and ...
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What you should know about tooth decay

What You Should Know About Cavities and the Progression of Tooth Decay

Learn about cavities to better protect your oral health. Cavities are one of the most common and well-known oral health concerns out there, but how much do you really know ...
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Stress and TMJ disorder

Stress, TMJ Disorder, and Poor Sleep: End the Cycle

Breaking The Cycle and Transforming Your Daily Life Even on their own, issues like a bad night's sleep, stress, and TMJ disorder are never fun to deal with, but did ...
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Understanding TMJ disorder

7 Common Misconceptions About TMJ Disorder

Understanding TMJ Disorder The joints of your jaw, called the temporomandibular joints, are strong and mobile. They have to be to allow you to exert the surprising amount of force ...
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Gum disease treatment

How To Get the Right Treatment for Your Gum Disease

What Gum Disease Is and How To Treat It in Each Stage You may be in the earliest stages of developing gum disease if you’ve got swollen or irritated gums ...
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Symptoms of periodontal disease

6 Signs and Symptoms of Periodontal Disease

Gum Disease: What To Look Out For When bacteria in your mouth start to grow in greater numbers around the gums and below the gumline, they can cause gum (periodontal) ...
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Risk factors for gum disease

What Are the Top 8 Risk Factors for Gum Disease?

What factors contribute to gum disease? Gum disease (periodontal disease) is a condition where bacteria build up around the teeth and below the gumline, causing a variety of potential complications ...
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