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What Is A Root Canal?

A root canal is a procedure that is used to preserve an infected and threatened tooth. By removing the infected tooth nerve and replacing it

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Is Fluoride Good For You?

Fluoride is like anything else: it’s good for you in appropriate doses. In doses that are too large, it can be poisonous, especially for children.

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Is a Root Canal Painful?

Root canals are infamous. They are supposedly the benchmark for the most unpleasant experiences in life. When people want to say that an experience was

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How to Treat Halitosis

Halitosis is the scientific name of bad breath. Bad breath is primarily caused by mouth bacteria. If you want, you could try to schedule an

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Is Teeth Whitening Safe?

Yes, teeth whitening is very safe, when performed in a controlled manner. For decades, dentists have studied the effects of teeth whitening on teeth, and

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