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The Keto Diet & Your Oral Health

Published: March 20, 2020

March is National Nutrition Month and is hosted every year by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. It strives to bring awareness to the importance of how eating right can help us live longer, healthier lives. When some people consider how nutrition plays a role in their overall health, they may turn to the latest […]

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Bad Breath Remedies

Published: February 25, 2020

Bad breath is an incredibly common concern for many Americans. In fact, according to Medical News Today, bad breath affects an estimated 25% of the population. Even though there are various things that can cause bad breath, there are a few that concern your dentist in Silverdale. The truth is, several causes of bad breath […]

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The Surprising Connection Between Gum Disease & Heart Disease

Published: February 12, 2020

Every February, we celebrate Heart Health Month to raise awareness of how we can both evaluate our risk for heart disease as well as what we can do to reduce that risk. While it may seem out of character to hear your dentist in Silverdale talk about heart health, the truth is, there is a […]

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Cough Medicine & Oral Health

Published: January 22, 2020

Everyone knows how miserable the common cold can be. When we come down with a case of the sniffles or an annoying cough, we’re willing to do almost anything to make it stop. While medications to treat the symptoms of a cold can help suppress a cough or ease a stuffy nose, your dentist in […]

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Let’s Talk About Lip Biting

Published: January 17, 2020

Many people repeatedly bite their lip (or cheeks or tongue) as a way to deal with nerves or stress. It’s a habit that some may find relieving, although sometimes also painful. However, to your dentist in Silverdale, constant biting of the soft tissues in the mouth can certainly raise some concern. Let’s take a closer […]

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5 Foods That Can Whiten Your Teeth

Published: December 23, 2019

Everyone knows that things like coffee, tea, and red wine can take your pearly whites and make them appear dull, stained, or discolored. But your dentist in Silverdale wants you to know that there are also foods that can do the opposite and actually make your teeth whiter. Dairy Foods that fall within the dairy […]

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The Trouble With Crooked Teeth

Published: December 19, 2019

Crooked or overcrowded teeth are incredibly common across people of all ages. Some of these people may feel self-conscious about their crooked grin, while others can feel a greater sense of individuality. But either way, your dentist in Silverdale wants those with crooked teeth to know and understand that there are risks that often go […]

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How to Quit Smoking

Published: November 20, 2019

The Great American Smokeout, hosted on the third Thursday each November, strives to bring awareness to how quitting smoking can improve overall health. This is certainly something our dental office in Silverdale can get behind since smoking directly affects oral health, too. Even though quitting smoking may be one of the hardest things for someone […]

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Top Tips To Keep Your Family Healthy This Flu Season

Published: November 12, 2019

It’s that time of the year again when the sounds of sneezes and sniffles, and coughs and congestion, are in the air. That’s right, it’s flu season, which can be a concerning time for all of us. At our dental office in Silverdale, we want you to know that you don’t have to suffer this […]

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Give Three Cheers for National Dental Hygiene Month

Published: October 24, 2019

October is known for a lot of things, but it’s the one month set aside each year to give a little bit of extra love to all of the immensely talented, caring dental hygienists out there. There are so many of them across the country whose work goes unnoticed or even underappreciated each day. So […]

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