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Can You Brush Your Teeth Too Much?

Everyone knows that brushing your teeth is the most important part of dental health, but can you brush your teeth too much? The American Dental Association recommends that you brush your teeth for two minutes, twice a day. Sometimes people like to brush after meals or midday to freshen up, and while this isn’t always a bad thing if you start to over-brush it will ultimately damage your enamel, make your teeth sensitive, and lead…

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Worst Foods for Sensitive Teeth

Do you wince sometimes when tasting certain foods? It may be a sign that you have extremely sensitive teeth. You’re not alone; in fact, according to the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD), about 40 million Americans currently report experiencing pain in their teeth when eating or drinking hot, cold, acidic, sticky, or sugary foods. You can help treat it; in the meantime, here’s a list of certain foods and beverages you should avoid.