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How Does Diabetes Impact Your Dental Health?

If you have diabetes managing your health comes with a variety of challenges, but it can definitely be done. Of course your diet and medicine play a major role in your daily life, but there are other aspects of your body that can be affected as well. What are some ways that diabetes can impact…

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Baton Rouge Dental Work: A Diet for Healthy Teeth

There are number of rules, fads and myths when it comes to food. Wait an hour after eating before getting in the pool is popular one. There are also different strategies on how to fuel your body for certain types of activities. “Carbo-loading” for a big race, eating protein while you weight train and many…

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Halloween Candy: Why is it Really Bad for Teeth?

With Halloween coming fast, children everywhere are looking forward to trick-or-treating and taking home bags of candy. Unfortunately, this could be a problem for their teeth. Sugar, Bacteria and Your Teeth By now, you’ve probably been told ad nauseam that candy is bad for your teeth and that it can give you cavities, but you…

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Why Soda Consumption May Upset A Baton Rouge Dentist

People above the Mason-Dixon line call it soda. And, down in the south, we call it “coke”. However it may be referenced, these carbonated beverages are very popular. This drink of choice for many is also a regular favorite at backyard barbeques, pizza parties, and just about any fast food restaurant. In Baton Rouge, the…