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Sleep apnea can be dangerous
Did You Know that People with Sleep Apnea Stop Breathing in Their Sleep?
How much do you really know about sleep apnea? Sleep apnea is a potentially serious condition that can affect your health and quality of life. Many people are familiar with sleep apnea, and yet some suffer from it without realizing it. However, there are many treatment options available to help overcome sleep-disordered breathing and avoid…
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Don't let sleep apnea affect your driving
If You Are  Feeling Drowsy While Driving, It Could be Sleep Apnea
Help! My eyes won’t stay open! You’re on your way to work, and the sun is piercing through the windshield, threatening to make it past your sunglasses as well. You have that trusty third or fourth cup of coffee in the cupholder, and…it’s not enough.  Even though you had plenty of sleep the night before,…
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More reasons to get tooth implants
5 More Important Reasons to Think About Getting Tooth Implants
Tooth implants are a highly effective tooth replacement option for patients who have missing teeth. And though only 6% of Americans have dental implants today, it is estimated that the number will grow to 23% by 2026. This number continues to grow because patients have experienced the many benefits that tooth implants can bring to…
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Here's why you should get dental implants
5 Top Reasons You Should Consider Dental Implants
As kids, we’re supposed to lose our teeth. Those baby teeth create a space for permanent teeth that will begin making their presence known around the time your child turns seven. But permanent teeth are intended to be permanent, just as their name implies. So when adults lose their teeth prematurely, it can be problematic.…
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Dentist in Edwardsville IL
5 Ways We Help Put Patients at Ease
Never fear, your dentist is here! Those aren’t exactly words that go through your mind when you think of your dentist, are they? Don’t worry, that’s not uncommon. That gives us all the more reason to do everything we can to put our patients at ease during their visits, whether they are in for a…
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Don't ignore bleeding gums
Are Your Gums Bleeding? 7 Reasons To Stop Gingivitis in Its Tracks
Seeing blood coming out of your mouth after brushing or flossing can be daunting. And though a little bit of blood now and then isn’t a reason for alarm, if bleeding gums happens frequently for you, it could indicate that you are experiencing the early signs of gingivitis. The good news is that gum disease…
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