Tag: oral health

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Importance of Cleaning Your Tongue

We were taught that brushing our teeth twice a day can help strengthen it. This also applies to flossing a day and rinsing after every brush to keep our teeth free from cavities. But what about our tongue? We sometimes …

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How to Maintain Dental Hygiene with Braces

Braces are used to correct overcrowded and misaligned teeth. Good oral health hygiene is important for anyone especially when you have braces. Poor brushing can cause white spots and could prolong your treatment. Braces have countless of tiny spaces that …

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Sensitive Teeth Do’s and Don’ts

Tooth sensitivity is often felt as the sudden short, sharp pain that you feel on your teeth. Anyone can be affected by tooth sensitivity. It can affect more than one tooth and could be triggered by eating or drinking hot …

How Stress Affects Your Oral Health

Stress is one of our common concerns in life. Here in the Philippines, most people are stressed by work or traffic with today’s complex and hectic world. Coping with stress might take a toll on your body. Stress can come …

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7 Factors That Influence Tooth Decay

Known as cavity or cavities, tooth decay has become a common to problems from children to adults. Tooth decay is caused by bacteria in your mouth due to eating frequently and having sugary drinks but there are other factors that …