The Dangers of Mercury Fillings: Why You Don’t Want This in Your Mouth

Did you know all silver fillings (also called amalgam fillings) contain about 50% mercury? Did you also know mercury is a highly toxic element? In fact, there is no known safe level of mercury exposure. Silver fillings are incredibly commonplace and have been used to restore the teeth of more than 100 million Americans. Yet…

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How To Avoid Dental Decay From Destroying Your Smile [Infographic]

HOW TO AVOID DENTAL DECAY FROM DESTROYING YOUR SMILE (INFOGRAPHIC) Dental decay is also called dental caries, holes or cavities. For you to get that perfect smile, you need an amazing set of pearly white teeth. You need to follow the basics of oral health to prevent this nasty thing from invading your mouth. This is the infographic…

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Comparison Of All-Porcelain Crown Vs. Porcelain Fused To Metal Crown

COMPARISON OF ALL-PORCELAIN CROWN VS. PORCELAIN FUSED TO METAL CROWN A dental crown is a tooth-shaped “cap” that is placed over a tooth – to cover the tooth to restore its shape and size, strength, and improve its appearance. Permanent crown can be made from porcelain-fused-to-metal, or all porcelain.  All-PorcelainPorcelain Fused to Metal General DescriptionPorcelain, ceramic…

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Dental care during pregnancy – The Dos and Don’ts [Infographic]

HOW TO CARE FOR YOUR TEETH WHEN PREGNANT (INFOGRAPHIC) Taking care of your mouth while you are pregnant is important for you and your baby. Something as simple as a thorough teeth cleaning may reduce premature birth rates. Is Having Dental Work During Pregnancy Safe? Pregnancy and dental work questions are common for expecting moms.…