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Snoring: The Symptom of a Sinister Slumber

Sometimes you can do everything right and things still don’t go your way. Just ask Sergeant Robertson. Sergeant Donald Robertson was a cavalry scout in the US Army. He was fit, ate as well as a soldier could, and took good care of himself. After 10 years of hard training, he was strong and had quite […]

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Exercise and Poor Oral Health – Are They Connected?

It’s pretty clear that exercise is beneficial to our bodies, but recent studies are suggesting that excessive exercise could, in fact, be bad for our oral health. Results have been published in The Scandinavian Journal of Medicine & Science in Sports suggesting that there could be a connection between prolonged exercise and our dental health […]

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Ebola: What is it, How is it Transmitted, and Should I Worry?

In recent news, the Ebola breakout in the U.S. has put everyone on heightened alert; which is good, it’s great to be vigilant and aware, but we want to make certain that people are educating themselves with correct information, as not to cause pandemonium within our communities! Here is the breakdown of what you need […]

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2 Truths and 1 Lie About Cleaning Your Permanent Retainers

I sometimes get patients in my Boise dental office asking about keeping their permanent retainers clean. But my honest answer is the same thing that I tell everyone else. Just keep brushing and flossing! But I get it. I know that it can be difficult to floss with a permanent retainer. It’s still important, though. […]

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