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Dec 10, 2018, 10:34 PM
According to the Academy of General Dentistry, men are quite a bit more likely than women to skip the recommended visits to the dentist for a checkup and a cleaning. In fact, most American men won’t make an appointment with a…
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Nov 26, 2018, 10:13 PM
With Thanksgiving approaching, many of us are thinking only of turkey and pumpkin pie! However, Thanksgiving is the time of year that we should be showing gratitude for our loved ones and all that we have. Thanksgiving is a…
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Nov 9, 2018, 7:13 PM
If you’ve been diagnosed with gum disease, gingivitis, or periodontitis, you can rest assured that you are not alone. The CDC has estimated that around half of the American population will suffer from gum disease and many…
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Oct 22, 2018, 9:24 PM
Celiac disease is a medical disorder that causes an intolerance to gluten. While cutting gluten out of the diet has become quite trendy lately, there are sufferers of celiac disease who cannot properly absorb gluten, leading…
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Oct 11, 2018, 5:06 PM
Oral cancer can be a scary and difficult diagnosis to receive, but most oral cancers are very treatable if caught early enough. This is why it’s so important to be performing monthly oral cancer self-checks, especially if…
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Sep 27, 2018, 6:02 PM
Toothaches are notorious for coming on suddenly and severely and being very difficult to relieve. But you’re not alone, because almost everyone will experience a toothache at some point in their life. Here at Balota Family…
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Sep 17, 2018, 2:40 PM
It’s been found that around 70-75% of American adults suffer from chronic dehydration. Being chronically dehydrated will eventually cause health problems and can also be damaging to your dental health as well. Water is…
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Aug 23, 2018, 8:14 PM
We’re all aware of the damage that cigarette smoking can have on a smoker, but secondhand smoke isn’t discussed nearly as often. Here at Balota Family Dentistry, the health of our patients, especially our youngest patients,…
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Aug 7, 2018, 7:27 PM
Dental implants are very quickly becoming a more popular choice for people who may be missing their teeth. If you’re able to undergo most routine dental procedures, you are probably able to undergo dental implant surgery.
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Jul 25, 2018, 5:50 PM
Sunburns hurt and they’re very dangerous for your health! Unfortunately, July is a peak month for sunburns, which may come on quite a bit faster than you realize. We’re not suggesting that you stay inside all summer long…