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The majority of parents tend to think that kids don’t need to treat crooked teeth or misaligned bites until they are well into their teens. While it does make sense to wait to do most of your child’s treatment until most of their adult teeth have come in, there are times when it is better to begin when baby teeth are still in your child’s mouth. In this post, we’ll take you through the basic insights of two-phase orthodontic treatment. Let’s get cracking.

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AMERICAN FOOTBALL

You want to do what’s best for your kids, and getting them braces when they are young is beneficial. This is the best time to get their teeth to shift and move so that they have the space they need. Wearing braces now also reduces the risk of teeth moving back to their original position, which can happen if your child gets braces later in life. In this blog, we’ll show you the facts on what to expect for braces with sports. Let’s get cracking.

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Facts about mouth ulcers. Many people wear braces to straighten and correct teeth. Even though they aid to make a dental correction, they can also have a negative effect. For instance, each time the braces are tightened, the patient tends to feel a lot of pain. Additionally, the greatest issue is the development of ulcers of the mouth which are caused by hygienic issues.

Ulcers can develop due to the rub caused by braces in the mouth. These sores can be painful, but there are ways in which you can prevent or manage the ulcers in the mouth. In this post, we’re going to show you all the things to do when an ulcer shows its ugly face. Let’s kick things off with #1.

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PREGNANT BELLY

Fixing teeth that are crooked or correcting improper bite is known as orthodontics. It involves setting patient’s teeth in the right place. Braces and clear aligners are usually used in this process to help with the alignment of teeth. When a woman is pregnant, her body undergoes various changes.

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Everyone knows that orthodontics, commonly known as braces, help people get straight teeth. They do an excellent job of creating beautiful teeth that people can be proud to show off. Having straight teeth will actually serve more than just giving you good aesthetics, though, it will also help you to have overall better health. While everyone would like to have straight teeth, the benefits other than having a nice smile outweigh great looking teeth.

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TMJ. Will braces help. It’s normal to be a bit nervous when you first go to an orthodontist. Here at the Schulhof Center, we make it easy for you to relax and enjoy the time that you spend here with us. Certainly, Dr. Adam Schulhof has a love of orthodontics, and you’ll be able to see that every time that you come in for an appointment. By combining cutting-edge technologies with skill and expertise, the Orthodontist can provide you with care and treatment options that are customized to your specific concerns.

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According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), as many as half of all adults may have some level of periodontal disease. That is a lot of people suffering from what is arguably the most serious chronic oral health condition in the country today – and most don’t even realize they have it!

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You know that you need orthodontic treatment. While you take excellent care of your teeth and your dental health is top notch, this will not resolve a misalignment of your teeth. Whether you are dealing with gaps or crowding that is keeping you from having your ideal smile, orthodontic intervention is needed to correct the situation.

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TOOTHBRUSH

Congratulations! With your new braces in place, you are on your way to a beautiful smile that will last a lifetime. But to keep your smile at its healthiest during the time you are undergoing orthodontic treatment, it is important to understand how to properly brush your teeth during treatment with orthodontics. While brackets and wires do present some unique challenges and require some changes to your daily home routine for dental hygiene, these changes are easy to implement and will ultimately result in a beautiful, healthy smile.

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Many people equate braces with wealth and prestige, so it comes as no surprise that fake and DIY braces are one of the newest trends. With their inexpensive cost of about $100, not only do fake braces not fix any malocclusion issues, they can damage the enamel on the teeth and lead to open sores.

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