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What Your Teeth Say About Your Heart Health

Smile On Dental Salon and Sleep Apnea Center Blog, Oral Health

While most people agree that maintaining good oral health is important, many fail to realize the full extent of oral health on the rest of the body. Research has found a link between poor oral health and various adverse health outcomes, particularly cardiovascular incidents like heart attacks. Explore the relationship between oral and cardiovascular health to learn what your teeth …

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How Night Guards Prevent Teeth Grinding

Smile On Dental Salon and Sleep Apnea Center Blog, Bruxism

Bruxism (also called tooth grinding) is a common condition that affects around 50% of children and approximately 8% of adults in the United States. While the exact cause of teeth grinding is unknown, there are several ways to treat symptoms. The most common and effective treatment for nocturnal teeth grinding is the regular use of a night guard. What is …