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3 Ways Stress Can Harm Your Oral Health

Published: January 11, 2019

It’s no secret that high stress can negatively affect our health. Prolonged periods of too much stress has been linked to heart disease, gastrointestinal problems, obesity, and difficulty in managing diabetes. But at our dental office in Silverdale, we know that increased stress can also harm your oral health. Gum Disease Since increased stress levels […]

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Diabetes Awareness Month

Published: November 12, 2018

November is recognized as National Diabetes Awareness Month and serves to raise awareness of diabetes, other health problems associated with the disease, and the importance of regulation. In fact, one of the little-known facts about diabetes is that it directly relates to oral health. Our dental office in Silverdale wants to help do our part […]

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“Why Does My Dentist Need to Know My Medical History?”

Published: July 30, 2018

Before your first visit with your dentist in Silverdale you’ll probably be asked to fill out a medical history form. But why does a doctor who’s looking at your oral health need to know all about your overall health? The truth is, there is a strong connection between the two and the more your dental […]

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A Closer Look at Sugary Snacks

Published: July 17, 2018

Most of us know that sugar is bad for teeth. So it should come as no surprise that our dental office in Silverdale encourages our patients to limit their sugar intake in order to keep teeth healthy and decay-free. But sometimes it’s not so easy know just how much sugar is in the foods we […]

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Migraine Awareness Month

Published: June 11, 2018

June is recognized as National Migraine and Headache Awareness Month and serves to not only educate the population on this debilitating illness, but also to increase funding to advance migraine research and treatment options. While numerous causes can be to blame, our dental office in Silverdale wants to take a closer look at how migraines […]

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Oral Cancer By The Numbers

Published: April 10, 2018

It’s scary when anyone mentions the word cancer, and oral cancer is no different. A serious and sometimes life threatening disease, oral cancer affects thousands of Americans each year – yet awareness and education regarding its seriousness isn’t often talked about. This Oral Cancer Awareness Month, the team at our dental office in Silverdale wants […]

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Is Your Family Getting Enough Calcium?

Published: March 21, 2018

Calcium is most commonly noted as being a crucial mineral for strong bone development. However, at our dental office in Silverdale we also know that calcium is an essential part of building strong and healthy teeth. But just how much calcium does your family need? The Importance of Calcium Before we dive into how much […]

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Proper Nutrition Does More Than Just Support a Healthy Body

Published: March 16, 2018

We all know that we should eat right to protect our bodies from scary health problems like heart disease, diabetes, and obesity. But what you may not know is that following a healthy diet can directly affect your oral health, too. As we celebrate National Nutrition Month, our dental office in Silverdale wants to help […]

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