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The 6 Biggest Dental Problems For People Over 50

Smile! There’s good news from the world of dentistry: Older American are keeping their teeth longer than ever before and the average number of teeth people retain into old age is increasing, says Judith Ann Jones, DDS, a spokesman on … Continue reading

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5 Biggest Flossing Mistakes

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Interesting Dental Facts

The first chewing gum was “chicle”—sap from Sapodilla trees. Chicle dates back to Aztec times when people boiled and cut it into blocks. You may have once heard that George Washington’s false teeth were made of wood. They weren’t. They … Continue reading

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5 Surprising Things That Are Ruining Your Teeth

We all know that candy and soda aren’t good for our teeth, but the sugars and acids lurking in other, seemingly innocuous (and even healthy) foods can also do a number on your dental hygiene. We got New York City-based … Continue reading

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Check Out These Tips for Relieving Dry Mouth

The best way to treat dry mouth — known medically as xerostomia (zeer-o-STOE-me-uh) — depends on what’s causing it. You can do some things to relieve dry mouth temporarily. But for the best long-term dry mouth remedy, it’s recommended that … Continue reading

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7 Tips for Overcoming Fear of the Dentist

Having a fear of the dentist is common- we do our best to help you relax & feel comfortable. Here are some handy tips to help you become more relaxed. 1. Manage your own pain. Accept that there’s no need … Continue reading

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Simple Tips For Good Oral Hygene

Brushing your teeth in the morning is a routine nobody fails to do. But after a hard day’s work we are so tired that sometimes we just crash to bed after dinner, without bothering to clean our teeth. This results … Continue reading

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Professional Teeth Whitening

As the years go by, teeth tend to absorb stains from various foods and drinks and other things like cigarettes. Due to this absorption, without our knowledge, our teeth gradually turn a few shades darker. You’ve probably seen dozens of … Continue reading

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The Burgess Difference

At the Burgess Center, we know how important it is to ensure a positive experience for each and every one of our patients. As a result, all our staff members are devoted to giving you personalized, comfortable, state-of-the-art services in … Continue reading

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Your Mouth is Made up of More Than Just Teeth

Your mouth is made up of more than just teeth, so good oral health goes beyond simply brushing and flossing! In addition to your teeth, your mouth is made up of gums, oral mucosa, the upper and lower jaw, the … Continue reading

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