Yes, We Treat Bad Breath

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Mouthwash can leave your breath minty fresh. It isn’t a cure for chronic bad breath, though. At best, it is a temporary mask. If you cope with bad breath on a regular basis, ask us about it next time you’re at OKC Smiles in Oklahoma City. Ordinary bad breath is caused by the things we […]

Persistent Dry Mouth?

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Dry mouth is a condition where your salivary glands don’t produce enough saliva, leaving you with a persistent dry feeling in your mouth. If you experience this, be sure to tell us at OKC Smiles in Oklahoma City. The medical term for dry mouth is xerostomia, which is pronounced zero-STOE-me-uh. It’s a common side effect […]

Is It Growing In Your Mouth?

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Believe it or not plaque can rear its ugly head in any mouth – even yours – no matter how meticulous you try to be. That’s why regular cleanings and checkups at OKC Smiles in Oklahoma City are so essential to good dental health. The plaque process goes something like this: Bacteria naturally occurs in […]

Treat Your Smile To A Healthy Diet

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Proper nutrition can benefit you in a number of ways; increased energy, improved immunity, glowing skin, mental clarity, and a lower risk of heart disease and stroke. Here’s a question from OKC Smiles in Oklahoma City: how often do you consider how your diet affects your oral health? Your diet can influence your risk of […]

Soda Spells Double Trouble

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Soft drinks, soda, pop. No matter what you call it, it seems to currently be the dietary villain of choice. In this post from OKC Smiles in Oklahoma City, we’re going to give you yet another important reason to avoid this ubiquitous drink. For dental health, soda inflicts a double punch of damage with two […]

Are You Getting Your Dose Of D?

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Most people know that Vitamin D is vital for healthy teeth and bones, but many of us still don’t get adequate amounts. This post from OKC Smiles in Oklahoma City is a friendly reminder to our friends and patients—especially expectant mothers—about the importance of Vitamin D. Here is a sampling of Vitamin D findings: Several recent […]

Find A Few Minutes To Floss

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One common reason given by people who don’t floss their teeth is it’s hard to fit it into their schedule. If you’ve found this to be true, and feel like you are too busy to floss, the team at OKC Smiles in Oklahoma City has some suggestions to fit flossing into your day. The most […]