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Preventive Dentistry

When Is Emergency Dental Care Urgent?

You’ve probably heard people say there’s nothing worse than a toothache. While that’s an example of hyperbole at its finest, there is no debating the fact that a toothache is painful and will likely ruin your whole day if left untreated. If your teeth or gums hurt, you will be miserable and do just
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Brush Your Tongue To Better Clean Your Mouth

So you’ve got your tooth brushing routine down pat. Twice a day, every day, you scrub down each tooth with a soft-bristled toothbrush and a fluoride toothpaste, just like your Wilmington dentist recommended at your last cleaning. You make sure to dedicate a full two minutes to the task, too — none
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If a Cavity Hurts, Is It Too Late?

A cavity is tooth decay. It’s a small hole that develops from bacteria eating away at your tooth's enamel (hard outer layer). A cavity is permanent damage, meaning that your body can’t heal it on its own, so you’ll need intervention from a Wilmington dentist. Cavities often develop from eating and drinking
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Regular Dental Cleanings Can Save You Money in the Long Run

It may sound counterintuitive but scheduling regular dental cleanings is actually the best way to save money in the long run. In fact, every dollar invested in preventative dentistry saves you between $8 and $50. Save your teeth and your wallet by visiting Kuzma Advanced Dentistry in Wilmington! Additionally, your dental hygiene affects your overall health. Therefore,
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Did Switching to Soft Food Give Us the Ability to Pronounce ‘F’s and ‘V’s?

Do you wonder where we learned to pronounce certain words? Could we always pronounce the same sounds, or did some come later? These questions and more were recently taken up by the science community, in a particularly interesting section called, “evolutionary morphology,” or the evolution of certain sounds. New research published in Science has put forth
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