Posts Tagged "dentistry"

When Life Gives You Lemons, Protect Your Enamel

Posted by on Aug 30, 2015 in Blogs | 0 comments

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Lemon water has recently been all the rage for several celebrities, and health and fitness lovers. Many individuals reportedly start their morning off with a glass of hot lemon water to cleanse their systems.

It’s true, lemon water does have its own perks, including its ability to help with digestion, the immune system, and even with weight loss. Also, lemons are loaded with important nutrients, including vitamin C, calcium, iron, magnesium, potassium, and fiber. However, as refreshing as it may sound, drinking lemon water daily could cause enamel erosion

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Are Redheads More Sensitive to Dental Pain?

Posted by on Aug 23, 2015 in Blogs | 0 comments

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Does your hair color have an impact on your desire to visit the dentist for your routinely check-up? According to recent research, redheads may share dental anxiety as a result of sensitivity. Individuals with red hair are often resistant to local pain fighters such as Novocain. Discoveries have also shown that redheads tend to need larger doses of anesthesia. 

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Back-to-School Dental Habits

Posted by on Aug 20, 2015 in Blogs | 0 comments

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As hard as it is to believe that summer is almost over, it is the unfortunate truth. That means that school is back in session! As you prepare your child for their first day of school, it’s that time again to start thinking of packed lunch ideas. It’s important to ensure that their lunches are healthy and tooth-friendly. Dental health should play a major role when planning your child’s diet. Although individuals of all ages are at risk of developing cavities, tooth decay is found to be most prevalent in school children. In fact, tooth decay is the number one chronic childhood illness.

Here are a few helpful tips for parents to promote healthy teeth at home and away from home:

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The Success of Dental Implants in Women with Osteoporosis

Posted by on Aug 13, 2015 in Blogs | 0 comments

Aging can be a beautiful process. Yet, with age, we can expect for gradual changes within the body to occur. For instance, post-menopausal women with osteoporosis often have a greater risk of losing their teeth. New research has found that dental implants can help improve the lives of women suffering from osteoporosis.

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My Amazing Experience with ZOOM! Whitening

Posted by on Aug 8, 2015 in Blogs | 0 comments

Hi, everyone!

My name is Jules Mann and I am a rising junior at Wellesley College. I am so excited to be a guest blogger for the Wellesley Dental Group so that I can share my experience using their ZOOM! Whitening service.

Before…

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…and after!

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