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Blog Posts in August, 2015

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  • Keep your lips moisturized this fall and winter to bring out your smile!
    Keep your lips moisturized this fall and winter to bring out your smile!

    Keep your lips moisturized this fall and winter to bring out your smile! 1. Watch what you eat: Eat omega 3 and vitamin B-rich foods such as salmon, tofu, fortified cereals, and eggs to hydrate the ...

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  • Did you know your sleep position has an effect on your brain?
    Did you know your sleep position has an effect on your brain?

    Recent studies have shown that sleeping in the lateral, or side position, compared to sleeping on your back or stomach, may remove brain wastes more effectively. Removing the waste more effectively ...

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  • It's Never Too Late to Start Making Healthier Choices
    It's Never Too Late to Start Making Healthier Choices

    It's Never Too Late to Start Making Healthier Choices: 1. Instead of an energy drink or coffee, try taking a nap. Shutting your eyes for thirty minutes or so can improve your attention span and ...

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  • Tongue and Lip Piercings Can Damage Your Teeth and Smile
    Tongue and Lip Piercings Can Damage Your Teeth and Smile

    Did you know having a stud or bar in your mouth can cause fractured teeth, receding gums and bone loss, usually when the piercing is played with? If you do insist on getting a tongue or lip piercing, ...

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  • Can a naturally occurring amino acid improve oral health?
    Can a naturally occurring amino acid improve oral health?

    University of Michigan and Newcastle University researchers have found a naturally occurring amino acid that breaks down dental plaque. This amino acid, Arginine, is found in foods such as poultry, ...

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  • Regular Dental Care Could Prevent the Increase in Emergency Room Visits!
    Regular Dental Care Could Prevent the Increase in Emergency Room Visits!

    The American Dental Association released data that showed dental Emergency Room visits have doubled since 2000 from 1.1 million to 2.2 million in 2012...that's about one visit every 15 seconds! People ...

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