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Blog Posts in October, 2015

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  • Happy Halloween from Dr. Tenaglia and her team!
    Happy Halloween from Dr. Tenaglia and her team!

    Here are a few tips to prevent tooth decay after trick-or-treating: 1. Avoid sticky candies 2. Eat candy with or right after meals 3. Drink water during and after eating 4. Brush and floss after ...

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  • Halloween Pumpkin Carving Tips
    Halloween Pumpkin Carving Tips

    When carving pumpkins, make sure to follow these safety guidelines: 1. Choose the right blade such as the inexpensive carving kits at the store 2. Set up a carving station with newspapers or something ...

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  • October is Breast Cancer awareness month; here are some myths about causes of breast cancer:
    October is Breast Cancer awareness month; here are some myths about causes of breast cancer:

    October is Breast Cancer awareness month; here are some myths about causes of breast cancer: 1. The aluminum in antiperspirants does not actually cause toxins to concentrate in the breasts. 2. ...

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  • Facts about Breast Cancer
    Facts about Breast Cancer

    Facts about Breast Cancer Did you know that 85% of breast cancer patients have no family history of the disease? It is important to go over risk factors with your doctor to decide the best time for ...

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  • What is the Best Way to Take Care of Your Teeth and Gums?
    What is the Best Way to Take Care of Your Teeth and Gums?

    Poor oral health can lead to poor overall health and is associated with major chronic diseases. It is important to eat healthy, brush twice a day and floss daily to prevent tooth decay from sugar ...

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  • Do you know the best way to brush your teeth?
    Do you know the best way to brush your teeth?

    Use a soft bristle toothbrush and hold the brush against the teeth at a 45-degree angle to the gums. Gently brush all tooth surfaces using back and forth and circular motions and lightly brush your ...

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