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Haunted Mouth - The American Dental Association

Haunted Mouth - The American Dental Association.
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Happy Halloween! What scary monsters are living in your mouth?

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When should I start cleaning my baby\'s teeth?

When should I start cleaning my baby\'s teeth? | Dentistry | Scoop.it
Find out when you should start cleaning your baby's teeth, when to use a toothbrush and toothpaste, and how to prevent cavities.
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Here are some great suggestions regarding babies and teeth brushing. Ask Dr. Forster what is right for your baby.

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American Dental Association

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Here are some tips on how to stay Mouth Healthy during Halloween and year-round.
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Minimize the impact of Halloween on your teeth...

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"Wow that was it?!" Patients are amazed by WaterLase. - YouTube

The dental experience can now be done effortlessly and virtually pain free. To find a WaterLase dentist in your area, visit us at: http://www.waterlase.com h...
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Painless, effortless and quick!

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Babies and Kids Teeth - Dental Health - American Dental Association

Babies and Kids Teeth - Dental Health - American Dental Association | Dentistry | Scoop.it
Learn healthy dental habits for babies and kids, when babies teeth, nutrition tips, oral health concerns as well as brush up on your dental IQ by taking our fun quiz.
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Always good info from the ADA...

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Want to Be Healthier? Get Happy First

Want to Be Healthier? Get Happy First | Dentistry | Scoop.it
Happiness, health and success are three things most of us want. The old school of thought is if you chase success and achieve it, you will be happy (however you define it). Turns out, that's backward....
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This article suggests happiness comes before health. What do you think?

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How to Tame Bad Breath - Wall Street Journal

How to Tame Bad Breath - Wall Street Journal | Dentistry | Scoop.it
How to Tame Bad Breath
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Matthew Messina, a dentist in Cleveland, Ohio, and a spokesman for the American Dental Association, explains what is really behind bad breath and why a glass of red wine may lead to dragon breath.
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Want to know what's causing your bad breath? This article lays it out for you.

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Warning Signs

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As if this is not enough, diabetes can make things worse. (Ever wondered about the link between diabetes and your oral health?
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Why oral health is so important if you are diabetic.

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Dental health quiz - Adults 40 - 60 - American Dental Association

Dental health quiz - Adults 40 - 60 - American Dental Association | Dentistry | Scoop.it
Learn about dental health problems for adults age 40 to 60 like dry mouth, sensitive teeth, and gingivitis.
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Here's another quiz. It answers dental hygiene questions for adults over 40...

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Chewing Gum - American Dental Association

Chewing Gum - American Dental Association | Dentistry | Scoop.it
Learn the benefits of chewing sugarless gum which can help prevent tooth decay and teeth cavities and increase saliva. Be sure to look for chewing gum that carries The ADA Seal. (Chewing Gum, is it healthy for you?
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This is a strategy when you can't brush your teeth...

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Plastic in toothpaste? Plastic microbeads lodging in gums, Crest agrees to pull

Plastic in toothpaste? Plastic microbeads lodging in gums, Crest agrees to pull | Dentistry | Scoop.it
A dental hygienist noticed something strange in her patient’s mouths, so she did some investigating and found something shocking. (Plastic in toothpaste?
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Plastic beads in my toothpaste?

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Anti- Denetite

Tim Watley converts to Judaism just for the jokes!
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Are you an anti-dentite? A Seinfeld blast from the past...

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David After Dentist - YouTube

http://www.davidafterdentist.com This is a video of my then 7 year old son David in May 2008I had my Flip video camera with me. His mom wasnt able to go beca...
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Is this funny? or exploitative? 

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The Teal Pumpkin Project - Food Allergy Research & Education

The Teal Pumpkin Project - Food Allergy Research & Education | Dentistry | Scoop.it
Raise awareness of food allergies by providing non-food treats for trick-or-treaters and paint a pumpkin teal - the color of food allergy awareness - to place in front of their house to indicate you have non-food treats available.
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This is a great idea to make sure kids with allergies have fun too!

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How to Have an Anxiety-Free Dental Experience

How to Have an Anxiety-Free Dental Experience | Dentistry | Scoop.it
Make your next dental appointment an anxiety-free experience.
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Waterlase MD is the answer to reducing anxiety at dental visits. Dr. Forster uses this technology.

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Root Canals - American Dental Association

Root Canals - American Dental Association | Dentistry | Scoop.it
Root canal treatment is necessary when parts of your tooth become inflamed or diseased. Root canals can save your tooth.
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Ever wanted to know more about root canals? Here is the answer to your prayers...

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Bridge Dental - American Dental Association

Bridge Dental - American Dental Association | Dentistry | Scoop.it
A bridge replaces missing teeth with artificial teeth and literally “bridges” the gap where one or more teeth used to be. See how a bridge can improve your smile.
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Ever wonder what a bridge is? This one does not allow cars...

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Dentists pick the best Halloween candy for your teeth - SFGate (blog)

Dentists pick the best Halloween candy for your teeth - SFGate (blog) | Dentistry | Scoop.it
Not all candy is created equal when it comes to oral health, according to Delta Dental of New Jersey.
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Food for thought. Or maybe it should be "candy to consider"

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Nike Employee Grant Fund of The Oregon Community Foundation makes grants ... - The Oregonian - OregonLive.com

The Nike Employee Grant Fund supports projects that encourage physical activity in meaningful ways, especially those that create early positive experiences for children through physical education, sports and play...
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This grant includes dental care for children!

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Bad Dental Habits Slideshow: Soda, Coffee, Piercings, and Toothaches

Don't let bad dental habits steal a beautiful smile. WebMD's slideshow exposes top teeth-wrecking culprits, as well as tips to protect your teeth and gums.
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What habits are wrecking your teeth? Find out here.

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The Infographic Is Here: Promoting the dental hygiene profession - Dentistry IQ

The Infographic Is Here: Promoting the dental hygiene profession - Dentistry IQ | Dentistry | Scoop.it
The Infographic Is Here: Promoting the dental hygiene profession
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I graduated from dental hygiene school in 1995 and have been a practicing hygienist since I got my license shortly thereafter.
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Do you have what it takes to be a dental hygienist? Take a look at this infographic!

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Quiz Time - American Dental Association

Quiz Time - American Dental Association | Dentistry | Scoop.it
Gum disease is an infection of the tissues that surround and support your teeth. It is a major cause of tooth loss in adults. Because gum disease is usually painless, you may not know you have it.
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What's your dental IQ?

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Bubblegum That Cleans Your Teeth--For Kids Where There Are No Dentists

Bubblegum That Cleans Your Teeth--For Kids Where There Are No Dentists | Dentistry | Scoop.it
For kids in developing world slums, dental hygiene is a real problem. With this cheap gum developed by a team of college students, they might be able... (Bubblegum that cleans your teeth -- for kids where there are no dentists.
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This is a great idea, but if those who can't afford a toothbrush, will they be able to afford the bubblegum? This too may seem like a luxury.

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ABC News Radio

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iStock/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- Individuals taking common antidepressants are twice as likely to h... (Study: Antidepressants Linked to Failure of Dental Implants - Health ...: iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) --...
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Interesting factoid...

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David Letterman - Top Ten Signs You Have a Bad Dentist - YouTube

"Top Ten Signs You Have a Bad Dentist" from April 29, 2014.
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You don't have to worry about these things at Hillside Dental at Bethany!

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