How to Kick a Tooth Grinding Habit

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Plenty of men and women all over the world suffer from the habit of grinding their teeth. Some individuals grind their teeth because they are stressed, some people grind their teeth as a coping mechanism, and some people grind their teeth in their sleep without realizing it. Don’t Ignore Teeth Grinding Grinding of the teeth, clenching…

Yes! You Can Replace Old Fillings

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Superficial cuts in the skin disappear without a trace, infections are wiped out with antibiotics, broken bones mend, and inflamed tissues abate. Our teeth, unfortunately, can’t regenerate. Decay can be halted in its progress, but scientists are still years away from actual enamel regeneration. That’s why the team at Jefferson City Dental Care strongly emphasizes…

Cosmetic Dentistry vs. General Dentistry

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Today’s article explains how general dentistry and cosmetic dentistry are different. General dentists are dedicated to preventing and treating oral diseases such as cavities and gum disease. When a problem is diagnosed, let’s say, a cavity between two teeth, a general dentist will determine the best way to restore the tooth involved. Cosmetic dentists offer elective dental…

Are All Carbs Created Equal?

Diet Changes For Healthier Teeth In Jefferson City

Hello, I am Dr. Justin Johnson of Jefferson City Dental Care in Jefferson City. Today, we are focusing on diet and oral health. I’m sure you brush and floss regularly and hopefully visit your dental practice for necessary cleanings, but did you know that making small but critical changes to your diet can improve your oral…