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The 5 Worst Things You Can Do For Your Teeth

Sucking on lemons can break down the protective enamel of your teeth, causing decay.

 

  1. Eat lots of sugary, sticky, and processed foods.  Especially dried fruit like raisins.  Yup, you heard me right.  Sticky raisins stay in the crevices of your teeth like a sticky fruit rollup would and can cause decay.
  2. Forget to floss your teeth.  I know.  It’s a pain, and you’ve already brushed.  Isn’t that enough?  Only floss the ones you want to keep.  Yes, there was that article a few years ago that posed an argument that flossing is a waste of time.  I beg to disagree.  Flossing can actually help your gums and bone.  When food particles and bacteria get trapped between your teeth, they can cause gum disease and ...

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Why We Recommend Dental Sealants

        The chewing surfaces of our back teeth have lots hills and valleys comprised of many grooves, fissures and pits. So although they are great for chewing and tearing to make our food more digestible, food can get stuck in these areas.  If this food happens to be processed or comprised mostly of sugar and the teeth are not properly cleaned, it will attract specific bacteria that would love nothing better than to eat those left over sugars and cause cavities. A perfect example of this occurs when one eats an innocent little raisin. As the raisin is chewed some of ...

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Magid Dental Care Strives For Excellence

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Hello everyone and welcome to my blog where I will have the ability to talk about all sorts of topics related to our office, topics in dentistry and just relevant stuff. So this being my very first posting, I just wanted to talk a little about myself, our office culture and just what we are all about at Magid Dental Care.

Let me first begin by telling you all how lucky I am to be able to do what I love on a daily basis. Being able to help people is a true blessing and being able to make a difference in a person’s life brings me a tremendous feeling ...

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