Eric Jones

Potential Causes of Toothaches: It’s Not Always a Cavity

Below is an excerpt from an article found on Colgate.com that was written by Wendy J. Woudstra No matter how conscientious you are about your oral care routine, at some point in your life, you will probably experience the discomfort of a toothache. Though a cavity is the most likely culprit, it is only one…

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Dealing With Dry Mouth

Below is an excerpt from an article found on Colgate.com that was written by the ADA A healthy adult produces about three pints of saliva each day. It’s not the kind of thing you would give thought to very often, but that saliva plays a very important role in maintaining your health. Saliva serves many…

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All About Cavities

Below is an excerpt from an article found on Colgate.com that was Reviewed by the Faculty of Columbia University College of Dental Medicine What’s in Your Mouth?  To understand what happens when your teeth decay, it’s helpful to know what’s in your mouth naturally. Here are a few of the elements:  Saliva – Your mouth…

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3 Things All Athletes Should Do for Their Teeth

Below is an excerpt from an article found on MouthHealthy.org Dentist Dr. Thomas Long has seen firsthand what can happen when “the puck stops here.” In addition to seeing everyday athletes in his private practice, Dr. Long (a former college hockey player himself) is the team dentist for the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes. No…

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Ask the Dentist by the ADA: ‘Do Bad Teeth Run In the Family?’

The American Dental Association has created informative videos called Ask the Dentist. Here is their video on: ‘Do Bad Teeth Run In the Family?’ The above video is found on the American Dental Association YouTube Channel. Jones & Copeland SmilesSedation ~ Cosmetic ~ Family Dentistry 7330 Spout Springs Road, Suite C15 Flowery Branch, GA 30542…

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Natural Teeth Whitening: Fact vs. Fiction

Below is an excerpt from an article found on MouthHealthy.org When it comes to teeth whitening, you may see many different methods featured online and in magazines-from oil pulling to charcoal, and even turmeric. It’s no surprise that DIY whitening is top of mind, either. When the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry asked people what…

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Ask the Dentist by the ADA: ‘Does Your Dentist Know If You Lie About Brushing and Flossing?’

‘Does Your Dentist Know If You Lie About Brushing and Flossing? ‘ The above video is found on the American Dental Association YouTube Channel. Jones & Copeland SmilesSedation ~ Cosmetic ~ Family Dentistry 7330 Spout Springs Road, Suite C15 Flowery Branch, GA 30542 (770) 965-3048

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8 Non-Dairy, Calcium-Rich Foods for Your Teeth

Below is an excerpt from an article found on MouthHealthy.org  Caring for your teeth means more than brushing and cleaning between them every day. It also means paying attention to the foods you eat.  One of the most important nutrients for healthy teeth is calcium. Calcium strengthens the hard outer shell of your tooth called…

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Mouth-Healthy Eating

Below is an excerpt from an article found on Colgate.com that was Reviewed by the Faculty of Columbia University College of Dental Medicine If you want to prevent cavities, how often you eat can be just as important as what you eat. That’s because food affects your teeth and mouth long after you swallow. Eating…

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April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month

April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month Oral cancer can be fatal. But if detected early, it has a fantastic cure rate. Get your painless oral cancer screening today! Ask your dentist for an oral cancer screening. It could save your life! Jones & Copeland SmilesSedation ~ Cosmetic ~ Family Dentistry 7330 Spout Springs Road, Suite…

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