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4 Reasons to Stop Drinking Soda

Soda isn’t great for our health. We know that, but many of us still indulge in soda, at least now and then. Other people can’t get through the day without their favorite soda, even drinking multiple cans a day!  Why Is Soda... more

Helping Your Child Kick the Thumb-Sucking Habit

Thumb sucking that extends past the age of 5 can create an anterior open bite. With an open bite, the roof of the mouth (called the palate) arches too high, and the front teeth (incisors) don’t touch when the mouth is closed. An open bite will... more

3 Tips for Managing Bruxism

Bruxism is the technical term for nocturnal teeth grinding and clenching. Not only can bruxism result in disrupted sleep patterns, but it can also damage your teeth.  Bruxism can be caused by several issues, including:  Drinking too much... more
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Halloween & Teeth

Halloween is almost here! This holiday is notorious for candy and treats! Unfortunately, even consuming these treats in moderation can harm your dental health. We know that sugar is terrible for our teeth, but you may not know why.  Sugar &... more
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4 Ways to Manage Your Fear of the Dentist

It probably isn’t shocking to discover that fear of the dentist is widespread! Between 10-15% of Americans avoid their dental checkups because of dental anxiety. That’s around 25-40 million people! People who suffer from a fear of the dentist... more
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Are My Kids Eating Too Much Sugar?

If you’re wondering whether your kids are eating too much sugar, there are a few signs to look out for. And this is an important question to ask! It’s not a secret that a high-sugar diet contributes to cancer, ADHD, diabetes, and heart disease.... more

What is Interdental Brushing?

When it comes to keeping gum disease at bay, nothing beats an interdental brush! These tiny brushes clear away any food debris and plaque hiding between the teeth, which will keep your gum tissue healthy.   If plaque and bacteria are... more
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The Link Between Dental Health & Stress

Stress is inescapable, especially with everything going on in our world right now. It’s widely known that stress harms our health, but it’s less widely known that this also extends to dental health. Our bodies were built to withstand short,... more
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3 Questions to Ask Your Dentist

To make the most out of your next trip to the dentist for a dental cleaning and a checkup, there are a couple of questions you can ask to maximize your time spent in the dental chair! The more educated you are about your dental health, the better... more
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Here at Jennifer Lopez Dental our friendly atmosphere and gentle to the touch approach are unparalleled, come take a virtual tour of our brand new state-of-the-art dental office!