Monthly Archives: April 2017

7 Ways to Manage Your Anxiety About Going to the Dentist

As many as 40 million Americans avoid the dentist because of fear and anxiety, according to Columbia University College of Dental Medicine. So, why the fear of the dentist? People are anxious about dental visits for different reasons. Some anticipate … Continue reading

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Stressed Out? Your Dentist Can Tell!

More and more signs of stress are showing up in the dentist’s office. During routine dental examinations and cleanings, dentists are able to detect oral symptoms of stress, including orofacial pain, bruxism, temporomandibular disorders (TMD), mouth sores and gum disease.Stressed … Continue reading

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