Good Nutrition Equals a Healthy Mouth

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It’s no secret that we care about our neighbors and are committed to helping them have the healthiest smiles possible. But there are several things that go into getting a healthy grin beyond simply brushing and flossing alone. The truth is, one of the biggest factors directly related to good oral is good nutrition. During […]

Why You Should Always Brush Your Tongue

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Your dentist in Indianapolis may spend a lot of time talking about the health of your teeth and the best way to take care of them. After all, dentists are responsible for doing everything they can to make sure your pearly whites stay strong for a lifetime. But there’s another part of your oral health […]

Where’s Your Tongue Supposed to Rest in Your Mouth?

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Have you ever heard of something called tongue posture? How about tongue positioning? Chances are you probably haven’t, but it’s a very real thing that can cause some very real problems if done incorrectly. In this week’s blog, your dentist in Indianapolis covers what tongue posture is, why it’s important to have proper tongue posture, […]

Why Are My Teeth So Sensitive?

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Nearly 40 million American adults have sensitive teeth, according to the Academy of General Dentistry. It’s a very common problem that can keep people from enjoying the hot and cold foods they love. Your dentist in Indianapolis understands how frustrating and painful having sensitive teeth can be. But what causes sensitive teeth… and is there […]

Surprising Things About Spit

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When we think of spit, we may automatically think about how gross it is, especially when someone spits in public. But what would you say if we told you that spit is actually something pretty incredible? Join your dentist in Indianapolis as we talk about some of the surprising facts about spit. We Produce A […]

Dentistry & Diabetes

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On November 14, the world will celebrate World Diabetes Day, a momentous occasion that serves to bring awareness to the seriousness of diabetes. In fact, more than 30 million Americans alone are living with the disease. But why is your dentist in Indianapolis talking about a disease that affects the pancreas? As it turns out, […]

3 Easy Tips to Help Tackle Your Dental Fear

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This time of year, there’s football and Halloween fun festivities. There’s also a lot of fright and anxiety going on, and your dentist in Indianapolis isn’t referring to haunted houses and ghosts. We’re talking to the patients who genuinely dread having a dental appointment looming on their calendar like a ghastly, ghostly goblin. We’re here […]

We Tried These Three Things & Our Sugar Cravings Stopped

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Just like you, your dentist in Indianapolis is overwhelmed this time of year by the amount of sugary Halloween treats on the market. Did you ever notice how much candy there is at every single store, from pharmacies to supermarkets? Where does it all go? (We sure would like to know.) These little bite-sized treats […]

3 Tips for Understanding the Mouth/Body Connection

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Have you ever heard someone talk about the connection between your body, mind, and soul? Your dentist in Indianapolis thinks that maybe our mouths should be included with this special connection, too. The fact is that current research and dental technologies are continuing to evolve and improve. As this happens, new light is shed on […]

How Does Vaping Affect Oral Health?

By now you’ve probably heard of the relatively recent rise in the popularity of vaping as an alternative to traditional smoking. You’ve probably heard that this new craze isn’t as safe as you may have originally thought. New research suggests that vaping has a direct correlation to an increased risk of heart attack, stroke, and […]