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Latest Posts:

Why Drinking With a Straw Does Not Protect Your Teeth

Posted on 12/19/2022 by Evan
Many people believe that when they drink from a straw their teeth will not discolor. Avoiding food and drinking stains is more complicated than just drinking with a straw. , Many will position the straw in a way that even if they drink using it the liquid they are taking does not touch their teeth....
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How Should I Brush My Teeth with Braces?

Posted on 12/5/2022 by Evan
Braces help realign your teeth, but they can be a challenge to brush. You need to ensure that teeth remain pearly white despite having braces. The good news is that you can do this if you follow the steps we have prepared for you in this post. Rinse Your Mouth First You should start with a...
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Aging and Dental Health

Posted on 11/21/2022 by Evan
As you age taking care of dental health is vital. There is a myth that when you age you will lose your teeth but this is not true. You can still have your teeth even in old age. If you care for your teeth then you will have them even in old age. The mouth changes with age, the teeth become smaller...
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All Posts:

Why Drinking With a Straw Does Not Protect Your Teeth
12/19/2022
How Should I Brush My Teeth with Braces?
12/5/2022
Aging and Dental Health
11/21/2022
Risks Of Not Replacing Missing Teeth
11/7/2022
What is Full Mouth Reconstruction?
10/24/2022
Why Your Child Needs Braces
10/10/2022
What are the causes of bad breath?
9/19/2022
How Does Nitrous Oxide Function?
9/5/2022
Tips To Prepare For Dental Implants
8/22/2022
Kissing and Oral Health
8/8/2022
What Would Your Teeth Ask You to Drink if They Could Talk?
7/18/2022
Invisalign Vs. Other Clear Aligner Therapy
7/4/2022
Is Root Scaling Safe?
6/20/2022
Your Amazing Tongue
6/6/2022
Composite Fillings or Amalgam Fillings
5/23/2022
Does Kombucha Stain Your Teeth?
5/9/2022
Sinus Pain Or Abscessed Tooth?
4/25/2022
Is Flossing Really Beneficial Or Is It Hype?
4/11/2022
Dental Anxiety in Children
3/21/2022
What flossing will do to my teeth
3/7/2022
Here is the important reason for flossing
2/21/2022
5 ways to help your kid have healthy teeth and gums
2/7/2022
What to Expect When Getting Your Wisdom Tooth
1/24/2022
Making Good Choices For Your Dental Health
1/10/2022
Can You Floss Too Roughly?
12/23/2021
Surprising Superfoods for Your Teeth
12/10/2021
What Kind Of Procedures Do Oral Surgeons Perform And Which Are The Most Common
11/22/2021
A Straightforward Guide To Easy Flossing Techniques
11/8/2021
Why Do Some Teeth Ache After Getting a New Filling?
10/25/2021
Important Facts About Baby Teeth Parents Must Know
10/11/2021
Things You Never Want to Do While Wearing Veneers
9/21/2021
Benefits of Fluoride When It Comes to Your Teeth
9/6/2021
How You Can Use Water to Prevent other Beverages from Staining Your Teeth
8/23/2021
Is Dental Work While Pregnant Safe for You and the Baby?
8/9/2021
Fads to Avoid Since They Could Lead to Dental Damage
7/26/2021
Are Over-the-Counter Whitening Trays Safe to Use Regularly
7/12/2021
Do Teeth Get Benefits Out of Chewing Gum?
6/21/2021
Smoking and Its Effect on Oral Health
6/7/2021
How to Keep Teeth Clean Following a Recent Root Canal
5/24/2021
What Leaving Impacted Wisdom Teeth Can Do to Your Oral Health
5/10/2021
Oral Conditions and Diseases to Watch Out For
4/26/2021
Why is Tooth Enamel Important?
4/12/2021
Dental Emergencies and How To Deal With Them
3/22/2021
How Seasonal Allergies Affect Your Oral Health
3/8/2021
What Foods Improve My Oral Health?
2/22/2021
All You Need to Know About Dental Bonding
2/8/2021
What Causes Teeth Discoloration
1/25/2021
Cavities Between the Teeth Are Especially Dangerous
1/11/2021
Are You Ignoring Signs of Oral Cancer?
12/21/2020
There Are Many Dangers to At Home Whitening Products
12/7/2020
Steps to Take if You Notice a Loose Tooth
11/16/2020
Halloween - A Myth That Sugarcoats the Teeth
10/13/2014
Can Braces Reduce TMJ Problems?
8/10/2014
What if I don't get my Cavity Repaired?
7/28/2014
How Aging Affects your Teeth
7/14/2014
Why is Flossing Necessary?
6/23/2014
What is Preventative Dental Care?
6/6/2014
Seniors Get Cavities, Too
5/19/2014
Malocclusion and Its Effects on You
5/12/2014
Diabetes and Gum Disease: Learn the Signs
4/21/2014
Are You In Dental Pain?
4/7/2014
Hygiene News: Laser Certification
3/28/2014
Regular or Diet? Sip All Day - Get Decay!
3/10/2014
Dental Symptoms: The Top Ten
2/10/2014
Strong Teeth for Life!
1/20/2014
Cavities: Did You Know?
1/6/2014
Chewing Gum After a Meal for Oral Health
12/23/2013
Dealing With Dental Emergencies
12/9/2013
5 Reasons to Use Your Dental Insurance Before Year's End
11/25/2013
What you Need to Know About Gum Disease
11/11/2013
Healthy Mouth, Healthy Baby - Part 2
10/28/2013
Root Canal Therapy
10/14/2013
Waking Up With Headaches? Here's Why...
9/23/2013
Healthy Mouth, Healthy Baby - Part 1
9/9/2013
Filter the Decay
8/26/2013
5 Ways You Can Wreck your Teeth
8/12/2013
Affordable Dental Implants in Vancouver, WA
7/22/2013
How Do I Floss Thee? Let Me Count the Ways
7/8/2013
Preventive Care for Dental Health Month!
6/17/2013
Experience Dentistry Without Fear!
6/3/2013
Brushing for Two?
5/20/2013
The Sugar Remains
5/6/2013
Will The Best Toothbrush Please Stand?
4/22/2013
Dry Mouth
4/8/2013
Eating For Clean Teeth
3/18/2013
Welcome to Thurston Oaks Dental - Your Vancouver Dentist!
3/1/2013
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