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Best Water Flosser For Braces

December 28, 2015

For individuals with braces, water flossers are the best solution for removing plaque and food particles from between teeth. But which are the best water flossers for braces? In this article we’ll be detailing the top picks of water flossers for those with braces. Why Are Water Flossers Great For Braces? Prevents Decalcification. Decalcification is […]


Do Water Flossers Work? The Pros and Cons of Water Flossers

December 17, 2015

Many individuals looking to keep their pearly whites shiny wonder about water flossers. Do water flossers work? What do they do? Are they better than using string floss? Don’t worry, we’re answering all your questions in this article. Let’s get started. Do Water Flossers Work? They Sure Do! Water flossers aren’t just some marketing gimmick – […]


Water Flosser vs String Floss

December 9, 2015

Trying to decide between using a water flosser vs string floss? We’ll be highlighting some of the key things to consider when choosing between a water flosser (such as Waterpik) or traditional string floss. Water Flosser vs String Floss: What to Consider When choosing between a water flosser or string floss, be sure to think […]


Why Do People Grind Their Teeth?

November 23, 2015

Have you awoken at night to find your teeth clenched at night, your jaw locked and tight? It can be pretty frightening to realize that, completely unwittingly, you may be causing serious damage to your teeth at night. Today we’re going to talk about common causes of teeth grinding and clenching, plus how to prevent […]


Temptooth Reviews: DIY Temporary Tooth

June 22, 2015

We all want to keep our pearly whites looking good, but when we fall victim to serious dental damage, it can sometimes take months (or more) to arrange a permanent repair. Luckily there are some quick fixes available for temporary cosmetic teeth repair. Today we’re talking specifically about Temptooth, a popular DIY temporary tooth repair […]


Getting a Root Canal with MassHealth (and Health Safety Net)

April 14, 2015

Recently I had to get a root canal while under MassHealth insurance, and I’d like to share my experience in hopes that it will help others. Note: Obviously what I detail below is only applicable to Massachusetts residents, however, if your income is low enough that you qualify for state-run dental insurance, some of this may […]


Getting Treatment at a Boston Dental School

March 31, 2015

If you need serious dental work done and can’t afford to visit a private practice, dental schools are a great option! When I found out I needed a root canal on one of my molar teeth (while being uninsured), I knew I was in trouble. Luckily, if you live in or around Boston, there are […]


What Causes Teeth Grinding?

March 9, 2015

Do you suspect that you are grinding your teeth at night? It’s an issue many people struggle with, often made more difficult by the fact that many people grind or clench their teeth at night, sometimes completely unaware of the damage they could be doing to their mouth. What Causes Teeth Grinding? There are a number of […]

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