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Teeth Hurting from the Cold Weather?

Your teeth are very sensitive to temperature, and your teeth can actually contract with exposure to cold temperature, and then expand as they warm back to body temperature. Your teeth are able to adapt to some extent, but tiny cracks and fissures can form over time due to the stress of this movement. The cracks […]

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Signs that you may have a cavity

Sometimes our teeth let us know when we have a cavity; other times, we may not realize it until we have a checkup. But the earlier you are able to detect a cavity, the easier it will be to deal with it. What is a cavity? A cavity is a hole in your tooth that […]

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Are Veneers for You?

Veneers are a widely used cosmetic dental procedure in which your dentist places a covering over the outside, or visible area, of the tooth. Veneers are usually only applied to teeth that will be visible when a patient is talking or smiling. The use of porcelain veneers may be a great option if your teeth […]

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The History of Halloween

According to History.com, Halloween originated with the ancient Celtic festival of Samhain, when people would light bonfires and wear costumes to ward off ghosts. In the eighth century, Pope Gregory III designated November 1 as a time to honor all saints; soon, All Saints Day incorporated some of the traditions of Samhain. The evening before […]

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The Legend of the Tooth Fairy

What is the real story behind the Tooth Fairy? Well, it depends on where you look. The Tooth is believed to be a tiny fairy in a tutu with a pair of wings and supposedly originated in the United States in the early part of the 1900s. And it seems that the custom has remained […]

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