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March 2020

foods and dental health

Are There Foods/Drinks That Are Good for Dental Health?

By | Oral Health

There is a well-known saying: you are what you eat. This adage also applies to your mouth and your teeth. To maintain good oral health and prevent dental cavities, what you eat matters. When you eat certain foods, changes immediately start happening in your mouth. Bacteria become busy converting carbohydrates and sugars into acids. These acids attack the enamel on your teeth, starting the process of decay. The more times in a day you eat, the more frequently you expose…

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jaw pain

Remedies for Tight Jaw

By | Oral Health

A tight jaw can be responsible for discomfort in many areas of your body, including your teeth, face, neck, ears, and head. The pain may be severe or described as throbbing or achy and can become worse when yawning or chewing. Other symptoms of a tight jaw include: Locking of the jaw joint. Limited range of motion when trying to open the mouth. Unpleasant clicking sounds. Read on to learn about possible remedies for tight jaw.  Exercises to Ease Jaw…

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