Smilestone Dental Blog

Check out some of our interesting articles about dentistry, oral health, and more! 

The Impact of Lifestyle Choices on Dental Health

Your lifestyle habits play an important role in your dental health, and there may be factors in your lifestyle that could have a big effect on your teeth and gums. If you follow a good oral health care routine but are still experiencing dental issues, your lifestyle choices may have

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What is Holistic Dentistry?

Holistic dentistry, sometimes also referred to as alternative, natural, or integrative dentistry, is a form of dentistry that aims to provide a more encompassing alternative to traditional dental care. It has a greater emphasis on viewing dental issues in the context of the whole person, including their overall physical health

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How Often Should You Replace Your Toothbrush?

Regular and effective brushing is an essential part of maintaining good oral health, but what you do is just one part of the equation. It’s important that your toothbrush is up to the task too. Using toothbrushes that are too old can cause issues, meaning that it’s essential to replace

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The Role of Saliva in Maintaining Oral Health

One of the primary functions of the mouth is to produce saliva. This important substance has a range of uses that are important for oral health. From helping to break down food and clear it from the mouth to protecting teeth from mineral loss, saliva is the unsung hero that

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How New Technologies Are Revolutionizing Dentistry

Dentistry is one of the oldest professions in the world, dating as far back as around 7000 B.C. Given this incredibly long history, it’s little surprise that the tools, techniques, and technologies used have changed substantially during that time. What may be more surprising is that dentistry is now evolving

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