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There Are PLENTY Of Reasons To Smile

Smiles have been inspiring artists for centuries. The Mona Lisa, arguably one of the most famous paintings in the world, is famous because of her smile! Musicians, novelists, and playwrights pay tribute to smiles in their work, as well. But did you know that smiling is actually good for you? At the Clinton Dental Center,…

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Is Your Child Breathing Properly?

When you think of what the typical sleep apnea patient looks like, you probably visualize a male in his mid-forties to early-fifties who is maybe a little overweight. You wouldn’t be wrong, either. But if you think adults (men in particular) are the only ones who suffer from sleep apnea or other conditions affecting the…

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TemporomandibuWHAT???

You yawn, you eat, you speak, you move your face … and you hurt. You hear clicking and popping, have unexplained headaches, ear aches, shoulder aches, and neck aches, yet you brush it off and take more anti-inflammatory medication, hoping it will pass. It’s time to ask for some help! These are all indications that…

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Dentistry Doesn’t Have To Hurt

You wake up from the same nightmare you’ve been having for years — the one when you’re at the dentist. There are variations, of course: sometimes it’s me working on your teeth, sometimes it’s an unknown dentist, and sometimes it’s Jordan Zimmerman from the Detroit Tigers. What remains consistent is that you are terrified, your…

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Introducing … Our iCat 3D Scanner!

Think about ordering yourself something you’ve always wanted from Amazon.com. You place the order and impatiently wait for the delivery notice; When it comes, you track the shipment like a hound dog. Finally, it arrives at your door; that telltale box with a smile is yours and ready to be opened. The smell of cardboard…

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The Superiority of Dental Implants

I will go out of my way to save your teeth whenever possible, but sometimes, an extraction is necessary. And with extractions come other concerns: What will your smile look like? How will your speech be impacted? What prosthetic options are available? This I can say with certainty: When it comes to tooth replacement options,…

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Snoring and Sleep Apnea

Should You Worry That You Snore?

You’re sound asleep when your partner jostles you awake because you’re snoring. What seems like minutes later, you’re woken up once again, this time with the request that you roll over on your side. By the time morning comes around, you’ve had multiple reminders that your snoring is a huge nuisance to your loved one.…

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Improve The Results Of Sleep Apnea Treatment In Michigan

Want to get the most out of your sleep apnea treatment in Michigan? There are some simple lifestyle adjustments you can use to maximize your results. Check out these recommendations, courtesy of our sleep apnea treatment center in Michigan. Maintain A Healthy Diet Being overweight increases your risk of sleep apnea. With a healthy diet…

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Overcoming Your Fear of the Dentist | Michigan Family Dentist Office

Fearing the dentist is common among children, but that same fear tends to stick with people well into adulthood. This may cause you to miss appointments or avoid scheduling them entirely. If you have dental anxiety, there are some simple steps you can take to get past that fear and move on from it. Here…

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Sleep Apnea Myths Debunked | Sleep Apnea Treatment Michigan

Sleep apnea is a common and manageable condition that affects over 18 million Americans and their loved ones. Unfortunately, there are many myths and rumors about this condition that need to be put to rest. In this guide, we will reveal the truth about sleep apnea and explain how you can get sleep apnea treatment…

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