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Healthy and unhealthy foods for your teeth

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Healthy and unhealthy foods for your teeth Healthy and unhealthy foods for your teeth is my yearly update on what food groups are bad for your oral health. Believe it or not foods don’t always play nice with our teeth.  Here is a list of “Healthy” and “unhealthy” foods for our

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Dr. Rohan and Ellen’s Mission trip to Honduras

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Global Medical and Dental Brigades: Dr. Rohan and Ellen’s Mission trip to Honduras Day One: Dr. Rohan and Ellen’s Mission trip to Honduras Gathering of 56 University of Illinois undergraduate health sciences students at O’Hare Airport at 5am to begin travel to Honduras with a stop in Houston, Texas. Met

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Wedding bells and white teeth!

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Wedding bells and White Teeth Spring is here and summer is right around the corner which means it’s that time of year again – wedding season. There is dancing, singing, celebrating and a lot of smiling on your wedding day. There are a few things you can do to get

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Teeth Whitening

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We all want that Hollywood smile with big, white and shinny teeth. But most of us live in the real world filled with teeth staining necessities like coffee, tea, soda and maybe an occasional glass of merlot. So what do we normal folks do to get that Hollywood smile? Having

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Missing tooth – Dental Implant!

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Missing a tooth? Have you thought about a dental implant? Life happens, things happen, missing teeth can happen. Whether you loose a tooth in a accident or because of dental decay, an implant may be a great way to replace the missing tooth. In this week’s blog we will explain

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Learning to Smile Again

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*Note: Juan has reviewed this post and given us permission to tell his story. We never disclose any information about our patients without prior consent and approval. Learning to smile again Smiling… it shows the world you are confident, happy and excited about what’s going on. The ability to smile

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New Years Resolution – for your teeth!

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New Years Resolution – for your teeth! It’s 2015, and with this brings New Year’s resolutions. Gym memberships are expensive, diet changes can be hard, but proper oral health care… now that is easy! In this week’s blog, we will give you a reminder on how to keep those teeth

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Holidays are coming!

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The holidays are coming… give your teeth a present! No matter what holiday you celebrate, I bet we all do one thing in common… eat. Holidays are filled with great food and wonderful beverages. One thing we often do is overlook the workhorse of all this eating: our teeth! In

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Tooth Decay

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Most scary thing about Halloween….Tooth Decay! One of my favorite holidays is coming up, Halloween! Halloween can be scary… but the scare isn’t from my bad Dracula costume, it is from tooth decay. Tooth decay is the number one preventable disease in the world today, and can lead to pain,

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Crest toothpaste

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Crest toothpaste safe? There has been a lot of talk recently about an ingredient in crest toothpaste: polyethylene. Polyethylene is one of the most common types of plastic. Now why would plastic be put in toothpaste one might ask? Is Crest toothpaste safe, and what toothpastes don’t have polyethylene in

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