Why Do My Teeth Hurt When It's Cold?

Why Do My Teeth Hurt When It’s Cold?

Why do my teeth hurt when it’s cold outside? Dental pain can occur at any time of year, but there does tend to be an increase in the winter. Why are your teeth more susceptible to pain, and what can do you to fix that? Check out this guide from Clinton Dental Center. Tooth Decay…

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What Is the Best Option for Replacing a Single Tooth?

What Is the Best Option for Replacing a Single Tooth?

If you have a single missing tooth, there are many ways to replace it. It’s important to weigh out the cost, longevity and potential side effects of each option before selecting one for your smile. If you’re a patient at Clinton Dental Center, we will go over all of these factors in detail so you…

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Types of Dental Bridges

Types of Dental Bridges: Which One Should You Choose?

If you need to replace one tooth or several teeth in a row, you might get a dental bridge. There are several types of dental bridges available to you, each with its own unique purpose. In this guide, we will go over the styles of dental bridges so you can better understand your options. Fixed…

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How to Care for a Dental Filling

How to Care for a Dental Filling

Proper care can significantly increase the life of a dental filling. If you want to keep your smile strong and healthy, the tips below will help you do so. Read on to learn how to care for a dental filling. Types of Dental Fillings There are several types of dental fillings, including ceramic fillings, composite…

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What to Do When Your Child Breaks a Tooth

What to Do When Your Child Breaks a Tooth

Children have boundless energy, and that often comes with boundless potential for accidents. From bicycle accidents to injuries in the park, kids put their smiles through a lot. Check out this guide for parents explaining what to do when your child breaks a tooth. Medical Emergencies – Call 9-1-1 or Go to the Emergency Room…

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How to Remove Smoking Stains on Teeth

How to Remove Smoking Stains on Teeth

Cigarettes, chewing tobacco, and other products with nicotine are known for staining teeth. These products also increase the risk of gum disease, oral cancer and other oral health issues. Whether you’ve recently quit smoking or you’re worried about the stains on your teeth, there are some solutions available for you. Read on to learn how…

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Common Causes of Toothaches

What causes toothaches? Understanding toothache causes may help you avoid certain issues in the future. At the very least, it will help you know where to go to seek treatment. Listed below are some common causes of toothaches, along with solutions for each. Common Causes of Toothaches Toot decay is the most common cause of…

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Back to School Oral Hygiene Tips

As you prepare for back to school season, don’t forget about oral hygiene. The summer may have left the whole family a little lax when it comes to brushing, flossing and eating healthy. Get back into good habits to protect your child’s teeth and gums. Here are some back to school oral hygiene tips from…

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How to Avoid Pacifier Teeth

Pacifiers have been around for over a century, providing parents and babies alike with much-needed comfort and peace. There is nothing wrong with comforting a baby with a pacifier, but it’s important to do so correctly. Otherwise, the presence of the pacifier could lead to a condition known as ‘pacifier teeth.’ In this guide, we…

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Cavity Prevention Tips for Children

Cavities are common among children because they are still developing proper oral health habits. With that in mind, there are some ways to prevent cavities in children, regardless of their age. Check out these cavity prevention tips from Clinton Dental Center. Start Brushing before Your Child’s First Tooth Appears You can actually start brushing your…

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