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5 Fun Ways To Keep Your Children's Teeth Healthy

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Getting your children to be excited about brushing their teeth every morning and night is not easy. In fact, it can be like pulling teeth. Of course, you want to actually avoid real teeth pulling by keeping your children’s teeth healthy. Here are five fun ways to do this: Change the Toothpaste and Toothbrush: The first thing you should be doing is changing the toothpaste and toothbrush regularly. This way, they are excited to use something new.…

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2 Tips To Improve Your Teen's Recovery From Corrective Jaw Surgery For A Malocclusion

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It can be a bit easier to realign crooked teeth when smiling. However, if your teeth feel and appear misaligned when your mouth is closed, then you most likely have a malocclusion. When detected in teens, corrective jaw surgery is often recommended to correct the problem. The procedure involves wearing braces beforehand and undergoing an invasive procedure to help realign the jaw line. After the procedure is complete, your teen may not experience much discomfort.…

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What Types Of Surgical Procedures Are Performed To Treat Obstructive Sleep Apnea?

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Obstructive sleep apnea occurs when the muscles of the back of the throat relax and cause the airway to become narrow or closed off while sleeping. This causes the person to stop breathing frequently during sleep and may prevent them from resting properly due to waking up often. For some people, obstructive sleep apnea can be treated with medications, wearing a machine at night that produces air pressure that prevents the airway from closing or by wearing an oral appliance that keeps their tongue in the right position for breathing correctly while sleeping.…

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