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Top 10 advantages of Dental Implants.

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10. If you wear a removable denture, say bye-bye to Fixodent and Sea-Bond! Messy and nasty tasting denture adhesives are a thing of the past once you have dental implants.
9. Your new dental work will stop damaging your adjacent teeth. No teeth grinding for dental bridges, no partial denture clasps that wear down and loosen your natural teeth.
8. Now here's a BIG one, ready? You'll be able to eat ANYTHING you want!
7. Ever worry about your dentures flying out of your mouth when sneezing or laughing? Your dental implants are even more secure than your natural teeth.
6. Dental implants help stop permanent bone ...

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Winter Safety Tips for our Friends and Neighbors

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It’s official – the groundhog predicted six more weeks of winter. The cold and snow have been even worse than usual this year, and it seems that there may be more in store for us this season. Accordingly, our team at Dr. Kaplansky’s office would like to take an opportunity to remind our friends and neighbors to stay healthy and safe this winter. Be sure to stay vigilant when it comes to keeping your home and family safe.

Dental BlogPrevent Slipping and Falling

Slipping and falling on ice is a serious concern during the wintertime. One misstep on a slippery step or ...

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Sports and Smiles - Caring for Athletes' Teeth

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With the 2014 Olympics currently in full swing, it seems an appropriate time to talk about oral health and the implications for your well-being – including athletic performance. If you’re a serious athlete, or if you have children who participate in athletics, you might focus on nutrition, strength training, and endurance in order to get healthy and increase athletic performance. Unfortunately, when it comes to health concerns related to athleticism, dental health is not among many athletes’ top priorities.

Oral Health For AthletesThe University College London Eastman Dental Institute conducted a study of 302 athletes at ...

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Hooray for Children's Dental Health Month!

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February means Valentine’s Day, slushy snow, and groundhogs – but did you know that February is also National Children’s Dental Health month?

One of the first events officially held to raise awareness about children’s dental health was in February of 1941. The month-long event that we now celebrate was eventually instituted by the American Dental Association in 1981. Its purpose is to remind parents and dental health professionals about the importance of good dental health practices in little ones.

Children's DentistrySo how important is it to teach kids to properly care for their teeth? In fact, a recent study by the Ostrow ...

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