Recently, we looked at a couple of studies highlighting the association between missing teeth and heart disease, stroke, diabetes, and death. Why should missing teeth be predictive of these other conditions? In a word, disease. Apart from accidents, disease in the teeth or gums is the main reason a person loses teeth. Oral infections may […]
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If a tooth’s viability is compromised from deep decay, advanced gum disease, or trauma, you may find yourself faced with the decision to extract it. Likewise if you have a root canal tooth shown to cause problems. And as if that decision isn’t difficult enough, you’ll also need to decide how you’ll replace it. If […]
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