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Oral Cancer Awareness Month

The month of April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month, and the Artistic Touch Dentistry team wants to help patients learn more about what oral cancer is and why it's so important to be more aware of it. Unfortunately, oral cancer is very common, yet very few people know much about it. Oral Cancer Awareness Month is dedicated to changing that.

How Common is Oral Cancer?

Oral cancer is so common now that 132 people are diagnosed with it in the United States alone every day. On average, one person dies from oral cancer every hour. While it can be fatal, early diagnosis and prompt...
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How to Choose Your Tooth Whitening Solution

If your teeth are looking darker or more discolored than they used to be, you might be interested in trying a teeth whitening solution. There are so many different options on the market today that it can be quite challenging to make your decision -- where do you even start? It might actually be simpler than you think. To help you better understand your options in teeth whitening solutions, we've divided the options into two general categories: the over the counter ones and the ones available only from your dentist. Here's what you should know about both.

The Over the Counter Teeth Whitening Solutions

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The Most Important Thing You Can Do For Your Teeth: Visit Your Dentist

Do you take proper care of your teeth?  You may think that brushing, flossing and occasionally using mouthwash are the keys to maintaining your oral health and keeping your teeth, but if you are only brushing, flossing and rinsing, you are missing a key component to maintaining the health of your teeth and gums. If you want to exhibit total oral health and wellness the most important thing you can do is visit your dentist. 

Benefits of Visiting Your Dentist 

Regular dental visits are the most important thing you can do for the health of your teeth and gums.  Many dental problems,...
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3 Reasons to Take Care of your Teeth Today

While you probably already know that having healthy teeth is important for overall health and wellness, you might not know the specifics. There are several very important reasons that you should take care of your teeth today to have a healthier and happier tomorrow. Here are the top three reasons to take good care of your teeth right now.

People With Healthy Teeth Have Better Overall Health as Seniors and Geriatrics

Recent studies have clearly shown that people who have poor oral health when they're young and middle-aged are more likely to be frail when they reach senior and geriatric years. Read more

5 Ways you Can Revitalize your Your Health Routine

If you've been experiencing a general feeling of exhaustion every day, you're probably just plain tired of being tired. This happens to many people at some point in their lives, whether they're still young or in the golden years. Reversing this feeling and revitalizing your life can be easier than you may think. With just a few simple changes to your daily routine, your whole life can improve. Here are five ways to revitalize your health routine today.

1. Change Up Your Brushing and Flossing Habits

A few changes in your brushing and flossing habits might just help you...
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