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November Is National Diabetes Month—Here’s How Diabetes Affects Your Oral Health

Each year, the American Diabetes Association sponsors National Diabetes Month in November to raise awareness of the disease and all the ways it affects sufferers and those around them. Currently, 29 million Americans have diabetes—that’s 1 in 11, with another 86 million at risk. Diabetes affects many aspects of a person’s health, and the mouth […]

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How to Protect Your Teeth from Chlorine While Swimming

Taking a dip in the pool is a great way to cool off in the summer, or maybe you prefer relaxing in the jacuzzi after a hard day’s work. When you’re enjoying your time in the water, your teeth may be the last thing on your mind. Did you know spending too much time in chlorinated water […]