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Having Braces While Pregnant- Is it Okay?

Safety is a top concern for any pregnant woman. The life you live is now being lived for two. You don’t want to take any unnecessary risks or push yourself too hard, but you also want to make sure to …
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Braces Cost Breakdown

When it comes to deciding whether or not to get braces, one of the primary concerns people have is cost. How much will braces cost? As far as the overall cost is concerned, it really depends. We’re unable to provide …
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Straighten Your Teeth without Braces

All of us want those perfectly aligned teeth, but few are actually born that way. In fact, only 35% of adults have well-aligned front teeth. This isn’t a new phenomenon. There’s plenty of evidence scattered across the ancient world of …
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Toothbrush Maintenance Tips

The toothbrush is the most important tool for keeping your teeth clean. Because your toothbrush takes care of your teeth, it’s important that you take care of your toothbrush. Otherwise, you increase your chances of forming cavities. And no one …
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Giving the Gift of Braces

Not sure what to get your child for Christmas? What about perfectly aligned teeth? By that, of course, we mean braces or Invisalign. If your child is in need of alignment, now is the perfect time to see an orthodontist. …
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Braces and the Holidays

There are certain times that are less ideal to have braces or clear aligners. School pictures, prom, weddings, and the holidays. For the first three, it’s mostly because of the pictures. For the latter, there may be pictures involved, but …
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Teeth Brushing and Braces

If having braces meant not having to brush your teeth, it would probably be easier to get kids on board with them. Unfortunately, that’s not the case. When you have braces, brushing is arguably more important than ever, as particles …
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Braces and Baby Teeth

It’s strange to think that children actually have two sets of teeth in their mouth. There are the baby teeth which we see, and then there’s the adult teeth resting just above and below them, waiting to erupt. Usually, the …
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The Anatomy of Teeth

On the surface, teeth look pretty simple. They’re white (usually), they’re hard, and they help you do things like chew food and pronounce consonants. But beneath their shiny exterior, there’s a complex system at work. To best take care of …
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Orthodontist, Dentist, and Oral Surgeon: What’s the difference?

When you have teeth or mouth problems, you should always consult a professional. But which type of professional do you need? The mouth is a complex environment which is why there are multiple types of doctors who specialize in different …
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