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How Fluoride Keeps Your Teeth Healthy
05/16/2018
Fluoride is an ion of the element fluorine. You can find it in the ground and in fresh and salt water. Click here to learn how to use it for your teeth.
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Good and Bad Reasons to Travel for Dental Treatment
05/09/2018
Receiving dental treatment every six months is key to maintaining a healthy smile. But is where you receive your dental care as important? It turns out, there are some good reasons to travel for dental care, but there are some not-so-great reasons as well.
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Maintaining a Healthy Youthful Smile
04/25/2018
Take these 4 steps to keep your smile healthy. Contact Ballas Dental Care with any questions.
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Why Do I Have Sinus Headaches?
04/17/2018
Sinus headaches are certainly no joke and are a very real plight for many Americans. However, what you may think are the worst sinus headaches in the world may actually be caused by other problems that put pressure on your nose, cheeks and eyes.
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Oral Health Myths That Could Harm Your Smile
03/28/2018
Sugar is not always bad for you and whiter teeth doesn't always mean healthier teeth. Checkout these oral health myths.
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The Social and Health Benefits of Cosmetic Dentistry
03/21/2018
Sadly, more than 33 percent of American adults are unsatisfied with their smile, according to a 2012 study. On the positive side, there is a solution for unhappy smilers – cosmetic dentistry.
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Best and Worst Candies For Your Teeth
02/21/2018
Prevent cavities and tooth decay with outstanding dental services and treatments from Ballas Dental Care! Call 314-432-5544 today!
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The Connection Between Alzheimer's Disease and Dental Health
02/14/2018
Nearly 5.4 million Americans live with Alzheimer’s disease.1 Alzheimer’s is a form of dementia, which attacks the brain and severely diminishes its mental acuity, affecting daily functions. The disease is severe enough to limit lifespans, with Alzheimer’s patients living an average eight years after onset or diagnosis. The older people get, the more likely they are to develop Alzheimer’s.
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Tinseltown Teeth Turnarounds
02/07/2018
Stars aren't perfect! Even Hollywood's greatest have benefitted from cosmetic dentistry.
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What You May Not Know About Invisalign
01/24/2018
Before you walk into your dentist’s or orthodontist’s office requesting your own set, it’s prudent to familiarize yourself with both the pros and cons of Invisalign so you can achieve your ideal smile in a way that works for you.
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The Importance of Good Oral Health
12/20/2017
Believe it or not, aside from keeping your pearly whites clean and healthy, a good oral hygiene routine can actually help keep the rest of your body healthy, too!
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What Does Laughing Gas Do?
12/20/2017
Laughing gas is a relative analgesia known as nitrous oxide (N20). It's used in dental treatments to make patients more comfortable and reduce pain.
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Dealing with Dental Anxiety
10/10/2017
Dealing with high anxiety before a visit to the dentist is more common than you might think. According to a study reviewed by the Columbia University of Dental Medicine, about 9-15% of Americans struggle with high dentist-driven anxiety. What's worse is 36% of those people avoid going to the dentist altogether because of their anxiety.
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Rediscovering Your Smile With Dental Implants
02/16/2017
Luckily, with your dentist’s help, you can replace that trouble tooth or teeth with beautiful new dental implants. In no time at all, your smile will become one of your best features.
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Taking Care of Your Dentures
02/16/2017
Taking care of your dentures requires brushing and flossing, rest time, careful handling and regular dentist checkups. View our infographic for more information.
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Confidence In Your Smile With Cosmetic Dentistry
01/18/2017
Checkout our cosmetic dentistry services here.
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Common Misconceptions About Sedation Dentistry
01/13/2017
Modern dentistry offers a variety of treatments and cosmetic services to make your mouth healthier and your smile more beautiful. However, many people choose not to take advantage of these services because of a long-time fear of dental examinations and treatments. The simplest, safest and most effective solution to this problem is sedation dentistry.
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Welcome to our blog!
01/04/2017
Thank you for taking the time to visit our website and read our blog!
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