oral health

Your oral health can clue you in to other health problems

7 Health Problems Your Teeth, Mouth, and Gums Can Reveal

The Two-Way Street Between Your Oral and Overall Health When you think about your oral health, what springs to mind? You almost certainly think about your teeth, gums, and jaw, ...
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periodontitis myths and answers

Am I Too Young to Worry About Periodontitis?

Find out if you’re at risk for developing periodontitis. The latest CDC report shows that 2.9% more U.S. adults visited their dentist in 2017 compared to 2010. Back in 2010, ...
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Patient-Centered Approach to Dental Care

Our Patient-Centered Approach to Dental Care

Get the best dental care possible with Berrien Dental. When it comes to taking care of your well-being, few would disagree that one of the most important things to do ...
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How Cosmetic Dentistry Improves Your Health

How Cosmetic Dentistry Improves Your Health

Restore the appearance and health of your teeth. Many cosmetic procedures have a bad reputation for being unhealthy, and this reputation often extends to the field of cosmetic dentistry. As ...
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Oral Hygiene Important

Is Oral Hygiene Really That Important?

Yes. Yes, it is. And for more reasons than just maintaining your teeth. Your mouth is an entry point to the outside world. While that last sentence may be at ...
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Why Your Mouth Is So Complex It Needs Its Own Doctor

A dentist’s job is complex and ever-changing. When we think about doctors who help treat important, complex parts of our bodies, cardiologists, neurologists, and gastrointestinal doctors tend to jump to ...
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Invisalign and Traditional Straight-Wire Braces

Pros and Cons of Invisalign and Traditional Straight-Wire Braces

Invisalign vs. Traditional Straight-Wire Braces Although braces are an effective solution against crooked teeth, the whole process can be a pain. After all, no one wants to have a mouthful ...
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dentistry myths

10 Myths About Dentistry

Busting Common Dental Myths Myth #1: “Going to the dentist is a literal pain.” Fact: From cavity repair to snoring treatment, advances in dental technology, such as laser dentistry, have ...
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TMJ Disorder: Teeth Grinding, Stress, and Headaches

TMJ Disorder: Teeth Grinding, Stress, and Headaches

TMJ Disorder Unless you have been diagnosed or treated for TMJ disorder,  chances are you won’t know what it is, but that doesn’t mean you haven’t experienced it. On either ...
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Saliva Oddities Fact-lovers Could Drool Over

Totally Weird Facts About Saliva

Saliva Oddities Fact-lovers Could Drool Over Did you know humans don’t start drooling until they are about three months old? And, fun fact, since they don’t have full control of ...
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