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    5 Things You Did Over the Holidays That Lead to Receding Gums

5 Things You Did Over the Holidays That Lead to Receding Gums

Welcome to January. You survived the holidays more or less intact. At least, we hope you did. And we hope the same for your gums, but maybe that’s not as sure. In fact, there are many things people do over the holidays that can cause serious damage to their gums, either causing or […]

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7 Ways to Protect Your Gums from Receding

can be a threat to the appearance, comfort, and health of your smile. There are some that you can’t do anything about, such as the structure and resilience of your gum tissue. But there are some things you can do to stop gum recession ideally before it starts.

Quit Tobacco
One of the biggest […]

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    New Evidence Shows Tongue Piercings Worse for Teeth and Gums

New Evidence Shows Tongue Piercings Worse for Teeth and Gums

Oral piercings may once have been the height of cool, but they also come with risks. This includes the . But are all oral piercings equally bad? Not according to new research, which shows that tongue piercings are much worse than other piercings for your teeth and gums.

Some dentists have recommended removing these […]

By |July 19th, 2018|Gum disease, Prevention, Receding Gums|Comments Off on New Evidence Shows Tongue Piercings Worse for Teeth and Gums|

How to Make Sure You’re Not Brushing Too Hard

Along with gum disease, brushing too hard is a leading cause of receding gums. You have to brush to make sure your teeth are clean, and you want to make sure you’re getting all the plaque removed, so you don’t want to brush too softly. So how do you know if you’re brushing too […]

By |January 18th, 2018|Prevention, Receding Gums|Comments Off on How to Make Sure You’re Not Brushing Too Hard|

Is Mouthwash Good for Your Gums?

Many people think that their oral hygiene routine isn’t complete until they use mouthwash. But there are many people out there recommending against the use of mouthwash. How can you figure out whether mouthwash is good for you or not?

Here’s a rundown on the potential benefits and drawbacks of mouthwash.

Mouthwash Can Be […]

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