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November is National Diabetes Awareness Month

Each November is National Diabetes Awareness Month. Diabetes is a disease that inhibits the body’s ability to produce or respond to insulin, resulting in elevated or abnormally low levels of glucose, or sugar, in the…

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Tips for Keeping Gums Healthy

When it comes to dental health, it’s not just about how straight and bright your teeth are. Your gums play a very important role in your overall dental health. Even if you are cavity free,…

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What is a Root Canal?

Let’s not beat around the bush: Nobody wants to get a root canal, and no dentist wants to tell a patient they need one. While it’s a treatment for severely decayed teeth, we help our…

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How to Choose a Toothbrush

You visit the dentist twice a year for a hygiene (aka, teeth cleaning)and general checkups, and take home a new toothbrush after your visit…but you need to replace your toothbrush twice as often! Knowing what…

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Why Is Fluoride In Drinking Water

Fluoride is a naturally occurring mineral that’s found in groundwater and oceans in many areas of the world, and the people who live there have been drinking it for centuries. In the 1940s, dentists noticed…

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How To Stop Grinding Teeth at Night

Do you ever wake up in the morning with aching teeth or sore jaws? Does your sleep partner notice you grinding your teeth in the middle of the night? If so, you’re like the one…

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Treating Dental Cavities in Boulder

For most people, avoiding tooth decay is the No. 1 reason they go to a dentist. Unfortunately, even with the best brushing habits and dental hygiene, cavities may be inevitable. When the time comes for…

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How to Get Kids to Brush Their Teeth

Did you know that about 20 percent of children between five and 11 years old suffer from tooth decay? Most parents understand that instilling good brushing habits in young children is important for lifelong oral…

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Dental Implants 101

Dental implants can transform lives, giving you the ability to eat whatever you want and the confidence to smile again. There are few things as rewarding as restoring a smile with lifelike implants, but it’s…

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What Causes Sensitive Teeth?

Hot coffee and cold ice cream should be a treat – not a reason to cringe with pain from your sensitive teeth. About 40 million adults suffer from tooth hypersensitivity, and endure sudden, often sharp…

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