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Why Your Mouth Matters

Why your mouth matters You would not leave an open wound anywhere on your body untreated. Yet, we do in our mouth. Your mouth is the main opening into your entire body. We put things in it all day long. Morning till night. We use our mouth to speak, breathe, and...

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Oral Cancer Awareness

April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month Do you smoke or use chewing tobacco?   Rarely a day goes by without a magazine, newspaper, or TV news report carrying a message about tobacco-related medical problems — the dangers of lung disease, cancer, heart problems, and...

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Dental Dictionary

Popular Dental Words and Definitions Abscess A collection of pus. Usually forms because of infection. Abrasion Wear and tear on the teeth Abutment A tooth or tooth structure which is responsible for the anchorage of a bridge or a denture. Acid Etching The process...

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