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The History of Toothpaste Goes Back Further Than You Think

The History of Toothpaste Goes Back Further Than You Think

It’s hard to imagine dental care today without the toothbrush or toothpaste. They’re such well-designed and efficient ways to fight cavities and tooth decay. Yet have you ever wondered how these items we take for granted came to be? The team at our Chicago restorative dentistry center would like to take a moment to look […]

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Chews to Be Less Sensitive: Tooth Sensitivity and Chewing

Chews to Be Less Sensitive: Tooth Sensitivity and Chewing

Chewing food is one of those tasks that we take for granted as being simple…until it no longer is. If you are suffering from tooth sensitivity, then you are probably nostalgic for the days when you could take a bite of food and simply enjoy it, unworried about whether it would be accompanied by sharp, […]

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Dry Mouth and Dental Damage: How to Protect Your Oral Health

Dry Mouth and Dental Damage: How to Protect Your Oral Health

Dry mouth, also called xerostomia, is an oral health issue that results in inadequate saliva production. Breathing dry air, dehydration, smoking, genetics, or damaged or infected salivary glands may cause dry mouth. Dry mouth is more than an uncomfortable nuisance. It can actually lead to severe dental damage. General dentistry treatments can help protect your […]

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Prevent Teeth Grinding and Damage to Your Teeth

Prevent Teeth Grinding and Damage to Your Teeth

The teeth are used to break down foods so that they can be more easily swallowed and digested. While this may seem like a fairly simple task, it places a lot of pressure on the teeth. It is important to care for the teeth so that this force and pressure does not cause the teeth […]

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Diagnosing the Cause of Tooth Pain for Accurate Treatment

Diagnosing the Cause of Tooth Pain for Accurate Treatment

No one should have to live with pain or discomfort. Unfortunately, countless individuals suffer from tooth pain on a daily basis. What many of these people may not realize is that there are dental treatments that can eliminate this pain to restore a person’s comfort and quality of life. The key to effectively treating tooth […]

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Make That Smile Shine: Oral Hygiene and Maintenance Tips

Make That Smile Shine: Oral Hygiene and Maintenance Tips

Your dental health is always important to consider, and you should never take it for granted. When it comes to your teeth, gums, and jaw joint, there is plenty that can be done to ensure you smile is its absolute best. Dr. Craig S. Kohler of Chicago understands this, and he always stresses this to […]

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