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3 Ways That Energy Drinks Are Bad News For Teeth

Posted by: Spectrum Dental, on September 20, 2013

Energy drinks are some of the most popular beverages on the market right now, especially amongst teenagers. Many consume these drinks in order to enhance everyday performance, alertness, and energy levels. While they may seem harmless, with some companies making “sugar-free” options, there is a lot more to worry about than the sugar content of… Read More…

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What Exactly is TMJ and What Can I Do About It?

Posted by: Spectrum Dental, on August 29, 2013

TMJ is a disorder of the temporomandibular joint (the hinge of your jaw) causing pain in your jaw and in the muscles that control its’ movement.  The disorder can serve to cause patients several other difficulties, such as: Headaches Pain in their temples Achiness in the neck Painful clicking or grating when opening their jaw… Read More…

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4 Easy Ways to Consume Less Sugar Throughout the Day

Posted by: Spectrum Dental, on August 15, 2013

We all know that a sugar-filled diet is bad for our health, but it’s also bad for our teeth. Ready to commit to some simple steps to healthier eating? Check out these easy, doable suggestions that can help prevent a multitude of dental problems. Four Simple Tips Be Able to Recognize Sugar The toughest part… Read More…

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3 Reasons Digital X-Rays are Superior to Traditional X-Rays

Posted by: Spectrum Dental, on August 1, 2013

X-rays have multiple perceptions by the American public – often based on use – but what manypeople don’t know is that x-rays are not a one size fits all term. For instance, the x-rays at airports are different from medical x-rays, which are different from dental x-rays. This confusion often leads to lots of questions… Read More…

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