Dreaming of Losing Your Teeth

Do you have frequent dreams of losing your teeth? If you do, you are not alone as this is one of the most popular dreams that people have and it tends to be reoccurring.

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What does it mean to be dreaming of losing your teeth? Well, there are different interpretations of what it could possibly mean, but most likely, it has nothing to do with your teeth. Continue Reading…

Nail Biter? Why It’s Hurting Your Mouth

Do you bite your nails?Are you a nail biter? Do you find yourself chewing your nails or opening packages with your teeth? These are bad habits that can cause an issue for your teeth in the long run.

As we age, tooth enamel starts wearing down from use, especially on our front teeth. This leaves us susceptible to chipping the enamel on those teeth more easily, so when we do apply force in that area, you could possibly cause damage.

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Why Your Child Needs a Mouthguard

Why-Your-Child-Needs-a-MouthguardIs your child active in sports at school or recreational activities?  If they are, then your child needs a mouthguard and you will want to make sure that he/she is protected not only from the sport itself, but what can happen to their mouths if there is a mishap. Mouth protection is just as important as shoulder pads and shin guards — and a mouthguard should be worn to protect the chompers.

Mouthguards are a great way to help prevent damaged teeth and nerves and possibly losing a tooth!  They work by covering all of your teeth (usually on your upper arch) with a fitted plastic material and absorb the pressure from a hit to the mouth.

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