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How to Comfortably Treat TMJ Disorder

Temporomandibular joint disorder, or TMD, is a condition that can have negative effects on your oral and general health – the disorder refers generally to functional problems with the joint that connects your bottom jaw to your skull. 459 more words

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Tips on Maintaining Dental Crowns

Crowns or caps are tooth-shaped covers placed over teeth that are badly damaged. One of the reasons why people have caps installed is because a tooth has been so severely damaged that a regular tooth filling will no longer suffice. 163 more words

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Do I Really Need to Floss?

It is hard to notice the results of flossing, which is why the habit quickly dies off after a while. At least with brushing, our teeth feel smoother and our breath is fresher, but flossing just seems like a waste of time. 346 more words

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LIBRARY DAZED.

I normally dislike it when patients bail on me (though this one isn’t technically a bail, he just asked for his appointment to be pushed into the afternoon– a request I was happy to grant anyway), so I decided to spend half of my schoolday morning at the… 236 more words

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Dental Surgery - Year 2: " I SAID MAKE A 2MM-DEEP CAVITY, NOT A 2KM-DEEP CAVITY!"

You’ve crawled through the minefield of Year 1. You’ve lost a leg, half a brain and 2.5 comrades, but you’ve made it. For now.

Year 2 is just as stressful, and is also when some of the real, clinical Dentistry begins. 1,228 more words

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