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Understanding Your Toothpaste

If you’ve been shopping for toothpaste lately, you likely encountered an overwhelming amount of choices. The grocery aisle is stocked with shelves of different brands, flavors and types of toothpaste. Determining which one is best for you can be confusing. One of the most obvious choices is deciding between gel, paste, and powdered forms, and … View Post

Reasons for Persistent Bad Breath

Bad breath is never welcome. It can be embarrassing to deal with and even compromise your relationships or professional career. Bad breath, also known is halitosis, is an oral health condition that should always be discussed with your dentist, as it can be an indication of another health problem that needs to be treated. Most … View Post

Grinding Out Jaw Problems

Jaw pain is something you should never ignore. If you have jaw popping or clicking, tension headaches (especially in the morning), facial pain or damaged/worn teeth, you may have a condition called TMD, or Temporomandibular Joint Disorder. There are three structural parts to TMD: the joint between your lower jaw and upper skull, your teeth … View Post

What is Sleep Apnea?

Do you stay awake at night listening to your partner snoring or choking and making little gasps for breath? Or maybe you notice that you get up each morning feeling unrested with a huge headache? It’s possible you or someone you love suffer from sleep apnea. Millions of people suffer from obstructive sleep apnea, and … View Post

What to do in a dental emergency

Uh oh… one of your worst nightmares has come to life, and you’re in the middle of a dental emergency! It can be very overwhelming, but with these 10 easy tips from your McKinney dentist Dr. Do, you’ll be well on your way to dental relief. 1) Don’t panic! Like any emergency (health or otherwise) … View Post