Afraid of the Dentist? 5 Ways to Reduce Dental Anxiety

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Talk to your dentist There’s something about having an understanding of anything unknown that makes us feel less afraid or at least more confident handling the unknown. If you consider dentistry an unknown topic, maybe you can educate yourself by asking your dentist lots of questions. Find a dentist willing to listen to your fearful…

Osteoporosis And Oral Health

Mark A. Miely DDS

If you are a woman, you have probably heard about the high rate of osteoporosis in the country, and the state of Ohio is no exception. Did you know that numerous studies have suggested a connection between osteoporosis and oral health? Osteoporosis can often progress without any outward symptoms. However, there may be clues in a person’s mouth…

Do I Floss My New Tooth Implant?

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Do I need to change my flossing technique for a dental implant? Before you got an implant, hopefully, you were brushing at least twice a day and flossing daily. If you wear dentures, you should have been cleaning them with a denture paste and brushing the soft tissues in your mouth. A tooth implant requires…