Having a Healthy Mouth Might Mean Facing a Fear

by Noelle Reinhold 4/15/2016 10:35 AM

Whether we choose to make them known or not, we all have fears. For some, it’s fear of the unknown, death, rejection, the dark or spiders. For others, it’s the dentist.

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Conquering Your Dental Phobia

by Jason 2/4/2014 8:00 AM

If you’re afraid of visiting the dentist, you’re not alone. Dental phobia is a common condition that affects millions of people around the world. It even prevents people from scheduling regular dental visits. According to WebMD, between 9% and 20% of Americans avoid going to the dentist because of anxiety or fear. ... more...

Dental Pain: Canker Sores, Tongue Bites, Blisters, Cuts

by Jason 9/19/2013 8:00 AM

Any kind of dental pain can be debilitating. Dental pain can affect your mood, your ability to eat and your ability to talk, among other things.

Though dental pain from canker sores, tongue bites, blisters and cuts can affect anyone, children suffer more often. And we all know that making sure our children are feeling great is a top priority. The good news is that some of these issues can be resolved with home treatment. However, it is always best to consult a dentist if pain continues or is severe . Here are some tips for treatment at home.... more...

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