Do Wisdom Teeth Have to Be Removed?

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Most people experience their wisdom teeth growing in during their late teens and even into early adulthood. We commonly refer to wisdom teeth as your back molars and are the last teeth to grow in. While many people get their wisdom teeth removed for several …

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How to Quit Smoking

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If you’re a smoker, you’ve probably already had every health professional you’ve ever met and a sizeable number of your friends tell you to quit smoking. You’ve probably tried quitting more times than you’d care to count, but the cravings are just impossible. If you …

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Helping Your Dentist Help You

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After undergoing an oral procedure, life can be a little uncomfortable due to after dentist pain. There’s the numbness, the swelling, and the inevitable gauze. Despite all of your discomfort, this is where the healing starts. It is crucial to follow your Dentist’s specific instructions …

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Are You Afraid of Going to the Dentist?

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Do you fear the dentist? Harvard Health reports 13% to 24% of people around the world have a fear of going to the dentist. Dental anxiety can range from disturbing to disabling. You may feel nervous or upset before a dental appointment. Or you may …

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