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Do School Lunches Impact Your Child’s Oral Health?

June 9, 2022

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child holding food tray for school lunch in Cleveland

Does your child usually eat the food served at their school cafeteria? While many of these items can be enjoyable, some can also increase the risk of dental issues, like cavities. For this reason, it’s important to pack their meals with nutritional foods to protect their smile. Keep reading to learn about the link between school lunches and your little one’s dental health!

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Why Is Sleep Apnea on the Rise? The Answer May Surprise You

May 19, 2022

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young man unable sleep because of sleep apnea

Does it seem like sleep apnea has been mentioned more often recently in the news and advertisements? You’re not imagining things. According to research published in the American Journal of Epidemiology, obstructive sleep apnea has grown much more prevalent over the last two decades. In fact, it’s estimated that 22 million Americans suffer from sleep apnea today. Why is sleep apnea on the rise? Keep reading to find out.

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What to Expect Before, During, and after Tongue Tie Treatment

May 6, 2022

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Happy baby laughing after successful tongue tie treatment

Tongue tie is a condition wherein the piece of tissue that connects the tongue to the floor of the mouth is so short or thick that it restricts the tongue’s movements. This can lead to a slew of complications, including breastfeeding difficulties, aversions to certain foods, and more. If you suspect that your little one is suffering from this problem, it would be wise to get them evaluated and perhaps schedule them for a frenectomy, which is the standard treatment for tongue tie. What can you expect from this procedure? This blog post guides you through the process.

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Does Cosmetic Dentistry Hurt?

April 28, 2022

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Woman looking in dental mirror smilingAn attractive smile is everything; however, 28% of adults don’t like the way their teeth look. If you’re feeling the weight of discolored, chipped, or missing teeth, cosmetic dentistry can create the smile of your dreams. Unfortunately, if you’ve had a bad dental experience in the past, picking up the phone to schedule your consultation may not be easy. Don’t let the fear of pain stand in your way of a picture-perfect smile. Here are 4 tips to enjoy a pain-free journey to attractive teeth.

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How is Lip or Tongue Tie Treated?

April 8, 2022

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Baby with a tongue tieIf your baby has recently been diagnosed with a lip or tongue tie, don’t panic! About 5% of all newborns have the abnormality. If the tissue is too tight or short under the tongue or upper lip, it can lead to feeding and speech problems without any correction. A pediatric dentist can free the tissue using a customized treatment plan. Here’s what you need to know about the road ahead. 

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