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How To Stop Your Gums From Bleeding

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Having bleeding gums is not only a frustrating thing to experience, but it can be embarrassing if it happens in front of other people. If you have ever bit into an apple and noticed a small amount of blood on the apple, you will know exactly how embarrassing it can be. Luckily, there are many things you can do to prevent your gums from bleeding, or at least reduce how often this happens.…

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What Is The Cause Of Periodontal Disease And How Is It Treated?

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Periodontal disease is caused by a bacterial infection that affects the gums. It is caused by poor dental hygiene, which results in a buildup of plaque, a sticky film that coats your teeth after eating. If bacteria isn’t removed by brushing and flossing, it may use sugars to form plaque. Plaque then combines with minerals in saliva to form tartar, a hard substance that covers the teeth. What are the effects of periodontal disease?…

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How Does Insurance Cover Anesthesia For Dental Procedures?

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If you or your child needs to go to the dentist and have to be put under with anesthesia, you will want to understand how that will be covered by your dental and medical insurance plans. What Exactly Does Dental Insurance Cover? It’s important to note that dental insurance usually only covers basic treatments and procedures such as cleanings, routine examinations and fillings. Normally, with dental insurance you only need to pay your monthly premium and there is no deductible to meet first.…

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