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Vaping and Oral Health

Vaping and Oral Health

Vaping and Oral Health

Traditional cigarettes are tied to numerous serious health conditions and risks. Many people have turned to e-cigarettes or vaping because they believe there are fewer health risks. While this is an appealing factor, most fail to realize vaping poses a risk to their...
When is a Tooth Extraction Necessary?

When is a Tooth Extraction Necessary?

No one really wants to talk about having a tooth pulled, but there are times when a tooth extraction is necessary. If a tooth becomes abscessed, decayed, or damaged severely, it may need removal. This is often done to improve or protect your overall health as well as...
How to Protect Your Tooth Enamel

How to Protect Your Tooth Enamel

The hard surface of your teeth is called enamel. Although tooth enamel is strong, it does wear down over time. It is what protects your teeth against decay. The good thing is you can take steps to protect your enamel and prevent decay. Your Libertyville, IL dental...
Reasons to Brush Your Tongue

Reasons to Brush Your Tongue

If you don’t brush your tongue, there are some good reasons to start. It’s as easy as adding it to your oral hygiene routine. Why brush your teeth? Brushing the tongue helps to remove the build-up of plaque and ensure good oral health. By reducing the...
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