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Prairie Doc Perspective Week of January 28, 2024

"Why Routine Dental Visits Matter:

Routine visits to the dentist are key to maintaining overall health.

Preventive dental care starts at home. We advise patients to brush twice a day, usually in the morning and before bed, for two minutes followed by flossing. Eating healthy is also crucial to maintaining oral health. Sugary foods and beverages are key factors in tooth decay. Acid is produced when the bacteria in your mouth break down sugar. That acid dissolves the tooth surface leading to tooth decay.

Preventive dental care continues by visiting the dentist regularly, ideally every six months. Those with a high risk of tooth d...


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