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Do Your Teeth Need a Spring Cleaning?

March 28, 2022

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Springtime is finally here! The sun is shining, the birds are singing, and you’re excited to get out more now that the winter weather is gone—though living in Texas, you can never be quite too sure about that. However, your excitement quickly fades after looking in the bathroom mirror. Your smile seems yellow, dull, and a little pitiful; not befitting of springtime at all. But what can you do about this? Your teeth could benefit from a little spring cleaning.

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Why Does a Healthy Heart Start with Your Smile?

February 4, 2022

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3D Heart illustration

When you think of February, Valentine’s Day probably quickly comes to mind. However, there is another reason why you should be thinking of hearts. February is American Heart Month! This is the perfect time to learn more about your body so you can stay healthy. One step to keep your cardiovascular health in good standing is maintaining an excellent oral hygiene routine to prevent gum disease. Your dentist in San Marcos warns that the two have more in common than you may think. Continue reading to learn more about the relationship between the health of your smile and heart.

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New Year’s Resolutions for a Healthier Smile

January 11, 2022

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We’ve officially made it to 2022! Have you started working on your list of New Year’s resolutions? For most people, that typically includes ways to improve their health and financial situation. Well, if you choose to focus on your dental health, you can create a win-win situation for your smile and wallet! That said, here are some ideas for New Year’s resolutions that you can use to keep your smile healthy all year long.

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Why Diet Trends Can Mean Trouble for Oral Health from Your Dentist in San Marcos

December 4, 2021

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grapefruit breakfast

When a person sets health goals with the purpose of improving themselves, that’s always a good thing. Sometimes, the method to achieve the goal can be problematic. Take some diet trends, for example.

They may seem like a path to improved oral health, but it’s important to see the potential downside, as well. Keep reading to learn some fad diets to be careful about from your dentist in San Marcos.

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What Are the Parts of the Mouth?

November 2, 2021

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person sticking out their tongue

Did you know that the average person will spend over two months of their life brushing their teeth? With all that time put into protecting your mouth from harm, wouldn’t it make sense to know what the different parts are and how they work? Read on to learn about the different parts of the mouth and the ways they interact to function properly.

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