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Aug 17, 2017, 5:06 PM
The number one childhood illness in America is dental cavities. Because of this scary statistic, it’s important for your children to keep up a good oral hygiene routine and to understand the importance of keeping their teeth…
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Jul 31, 2017, 4:13 PM
As the years have gone by, we’ve seen more and more adults choosing to receive orthodontic treatment. A few of the reasons to consider adult braces include improving your smile, boosting your confidence, and correcting…
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Jul 22, 2017, 4:13 AM
The short answer to this question is yes! Your diabetes can increase your likelihood of developing gum disease and periodontal disease. In fact, out of the 25 million diabetics, one third will suffer from periodontal disease…
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Jun 29, 2017, 3:35 PM
We talk a lot about the importance of flossing and brushing our teeth. Not only will brushing and flossing keep our teeth free of plaque, bacteria, and decay, but it also keeps our breath fresh and helps us avoid cavities.…
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Jun 12, 2017, 9:01 PM
While both periodontitis and gingivitis are both forms of gum disease (also called periodontal disease), their major difference is their severity. Gum disease, or gingivitis, is much less severe and can be reversed.
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May 22, 2017, 5:00 PM
It’s true that pets are man’s best friends. Your pet loves you unconditionally, and will stick with you even at your worst! And for all of this, pets never ask for more than a treat or the occasional scratch behind the ear.
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May 12, 2017, 3:44 PM
It’s springtime, which means your garden is ready to recover from the winter conditions. Dust off your gardening tools, visit the plant nursery, and use the tips we’ve included in this article to get your garden back in tip…
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Apr 26, 2017, 10:15 PM
We know that it can be difficult to practice proper oral hygiene during orthodontic treatment. Brackets and wires can get in the way of areas you need to clean and food particles can more easily accumulate. Because of this,…
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Apr 14, 2017, 1:23 PM
We all know that the Easter Bunny loves filling baskets with yummy, sugary treats. We also know that sugar really isn’t great for us, which means this holiday is full of temptations! Here at Auburn Family Dental, we want our…
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Mar 28, 2017, 3:54 PM
Dental cavities are the most common dental problem we encounter. If you’ve managed to go through most of your life without a dental cavity, you either have great oral hygiene habits or great genes! But if you’re in the…