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Poor Oral Health And Athletic Performance

It’s hardly likely that the last time you exercised, you thought about your mouth. More specifically, the health of your mouth, teeth and gums. Why would you? However, it turns out your oral health might be impacting on your performance. In fact, research is continuing to show that poor oral health is negatively impacting on athletes. How Do We Know About This? Research conducted by University College London asked 302 athletes during the Olympics in London 2012 about their oral health. Of these, 55% had cavities, 41% irreparable. Another 75% had…

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Guide To A Dental Visit Dental Health 

Step By Step Guide To A Dental Visit

Going to the dentist is never easy or fun, and some people have a fear of visiting the dentist.  The process can be lengthy and uncomfortable and the thought of having dental work can be scary.  However, dental hygiene is a necessity to our overall health and should be taken seriously.  This article will provide a step by step guide of what to expect during a dental visit. Dental Cleaning One part of your dental visit will be the teeth cleaning.  Your dental hygienist will likely complete this part of…

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