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5 Fantastic Foods That Fight Tooth Decay

There are various steps a person can take to prevent cavities from forming. The most common form being brushing our teeth after each meal. And we also know to not skip out on dental services to avoid cavities. But have you ever considered that there might be foods that could help prevent cavities? Read on for 5 foods you can eat that will help fight tooth decay as you chow down.

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Teeth Whitening: Myths You Should Ignore

I’ve been hearing all sorts of rumors about teeth whitening recently. It’s difficult to figure out who to believe! Everyone seems to be contradicting themselves, and no-one seems to have the right information. That’s why I took it upon myself to do a bit of research. I went online and looked at what the dentists themselves are telling us. This is what I found.

  • Do-It-Yourself Products Are Pointless

Even though I’m debunking this myth for you, you need to be very careful with it. In almost all circumstances, it’s better to go with teeth whitening from a local dentist. However, if you want to take matters into your own hands, you can get do-it-yourself products that will work. You need to be very careful with what you buy, as the wrong type of products can cause serious damage. You’ll also find that the results won’t always be as instant or effective.

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Five Ways To Create A Winning Smile

Our smiles can say a lot about us. But many of us don’t have the confidence to smile naturally. Some of us have that smile, you know the one, that we just do. The smile with no teeth that looks a little fake. Have you ever wondered why you may not smile confidently? Perhaps it’s down to your teeth. It’s rare to see someone smile and show their teeth these days. I think it’s because people struggle with the way they look or how they are. We should all smile a little more. So I thought I would share with you some to the ways you could create a winning smile.

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The Major Advantages of Porcelain Fillings

One of the most commonly treated problems when it comes to teeth is the dental cavity. This is a hole in your tooth that occurs due to decay. Decay can be prevented, but when teeth are not properly taken care of, these cavities and other dental problems can emerge.

Cavities are usually treated with a filling. One of the oldest types of fillings that dentists use to fill these holes with is the amalgam filling. This is a substance that consists of around 40% mercury and another type of metal. The reason why this filling became so popular is because of the fact that this filling is tough, apart from the fact that it is rather cheap and the treatment of the cavity can be done in a single visit.

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How to Keep Your Smile Healthy for All Those Selfies

In a world obsessed with selfies, it’s important to look your best. After all, that picture you post on the Internet will be seen by a large number of people, so you want to be sure you’re showing off all your best qualities.

When it comes to selfies, one of your best qualities will be your smile. After all, you don’t want to take a great picture and have people obsess over (or even simply notice) that gap, crack, or stain on your teeth. If you want to keep your smile healthy for all those selfies, here are a few tips.

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