In almost every corner of the world, especially in lower-income nations, recent studies have shown that tooth decay and cavities are on the rise. According to a recent two-part series published by The Lancet, almost 95% of 12 year-olds in the Philippines, 7 of 10 children in India, one-third of teenagers in Tanzania, and a staggering 1 in 3 Brazilians, are affected by cavities. With this worrisome data in mind, many dentists and oral health…
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Despite keeping up with great oral care and dental hygiene, you still may encounter tooth problems at some point in your life. It’s important to know what your tooth pain means so you can figure out the best way to treat it.
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The holiday season, with Halloween in particular, is a strenuous season for your teeth. During this time, teeth are subjected to an abundance of candy.