Migraines & Dentistry 

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An estimated 39 million Americans suffer from headaches or migraines regularly. That’s about 12% of our population that experience these often debilitating, painful, and difficult-to-treat neurological conditions. However, even though this is such a widespread problem, there’s still the need for more research to determine just what causes a headache or migraine, how to prevent… Read more →

5 Things That Increase Your Risk of a Dental Emergency

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Dental emergencies can happen to anyone and at any time, even to those who brush and floss regularly. The truth is, even if you practice great dental hygiene, there are still some things that can increase your risk of a dental emergency. Let’s check in with your dentist in Erdenheim to see the top five… Read more →

Where’s Your Tongue Supposed to Rest in Your Mouth?

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man sticking out tongue

Have you ever heard of something called tongue posture? How about tongue positioning? Chances are you probably haven’t, but it’s a very real thing that can cause some very real problems if done incorrectly. In this week’s blog, your dentist in Erdenheim covers what tongue posture is, why it’s important to have proper tongue posture,… Read more →

Diabetes & Your Teeth

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world diabetes day

It may seem strange to hear your dentist in Erdenheim talk about a disease that doesn’t seem to affect your oral health. But the truth is, many diseases, including diabetes, can negatively affect your teeth. In fact, diabetes can increase the likelihood of gum disease, dry mouth, and other oral health problems. For this World… Read more →