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Smarter Living Guide Helps Us Learn to Live without Sugar

We’ve all been the victims of a conspiracy. That conspiracy by the sugar industry was designed to make us think that fat was the problem in our diet. For more than 50 years, they influenced nutrition research, pointing to fat as the reason for the rising obesity epidemic. All the while, added sugar levels in […]

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Why It Gets Harder to Keep Your Smile Beautiful as We Get Older

Most of us have a time in our life when we were really happy with our smile. When we are young, our teeth gleam and they look beautiful. But that appearance is a lot harder to maintain as we get older.

But why? What makes it harder to maintain an attractive smile as we age? […]

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For Best Dental Implant Results, Make Sure You’re Getting Your Vitamins

As holistic dentists, we try to make sure our patients understand how all aspects of their life relate to their oral health and dental care. It’s always important to take your diet into account when you’re considering reducing your risk of cavities and Gum Disease Rochester, NY

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Exercise Improves Your Microbiome–Could This Include Your Mouth?

We have talked before about the importance of maintaining a healthy oral microbiome. Balancing good and bad bacteria in your mouth could represent the difference between good oral health and poor oral health. When you have a healthy balance of oral bacteria, you are less likely to experience Gum Disease Rochester, NY

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This Is Why You Should Consider Plant-Based Mouthwash

Oral hygiene is one of the most important steps to ensuring good oral health. Typical oral hygiene includes brushing and flossing, but for some people a mouthwash may also be recommended to help control plaque and prevent gum disease.

Unfortunately, many commercial mouthwashes have additions that aren’t good for oral […]

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