Think Before You Pierce your Lip!

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Before you get an oral piercing, consider the results of a study made by oral surgeons at the University of Barcelona, Spain. Dentists investigated patients with a lip piercing on only one side of their …

Teeth: Top Target for Bullies

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Bullying among adolescents and teenagers has increased to epidemic proportions in recent years, mainly due to the advent of social media, like Facebook and Twitter, and it can leave harmful and lasting effects, such as …

Can You Afford Braces?

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    Many parents or prospective patients are reluctant to go to the orthodontist for fear of not being able to afford the fee. They envision an outlay of several thousand dollars and wonder if it’s all …

How Do Teeth Move?

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Moving teeth is relatively simple to do. Any gentle, continuous pressure from any source will cause tooth movement. (Even a 3 year old with a simple device called a thumb can do it!) Using thin …