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How to Overcome Your Fear {of Having Braces}

UPDATED 22-09-18

How to overcome your fear of having braces. Anyone who has worn braces will tell you that orthodontic treatment was worth it. Around 4 million Americans have some type of orthodontia, and one-fourth of them are adults. Straight teeth and a winning smile are confidence boosters at any age. Aside from enhancing appearance, treatment has a number of additional health benefits:

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What is a Braces Starter Pack ( ANSWERS HERE)

What is a Braces Starter Pack? Millions of people of all ages seek orthodontic care in the United States each year. For children, tweens, teens and adult patients alike, the day you get braces can feel like a very big day indeed!

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7 Dental Devices that Speed-Up (Treatment)

Devices that Speed-Up Treatment Explained. There are orthodontic complications like overcrowding, an under-bite, an overbite, or a misplaced midline that can easily lower the self-confidence of someone to the point that it affects his or her entire life. No one wants to have mouth issues when you want to eat ice cream or enjoy a meal.

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Tooth Extraction: (Reasons for Removal)

Tooth extraction – Why Do I Need Teeth Removed For Braces? When you want the perfect set of teeth, you might have to get yourself a set of braces. Braces are a type of metallic attachment added to the teeth so that it can force them to grow back into shape.

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Why have TMJ Problems become Seasonal? [FACTS]

UPDATED 25-05-18

TMJ problems no more. In every spring, orthodontic offices usually receive a higher number of calls from patients who are seeking medication due to a suddenly appearing jaw pain.  Most parents also report their children, teenagers to having pain in their jaws, and this is coming with them experiencing trouble when eating, sleeping or studying.

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Braces Removed from Decalcification? {FACTS}

Decalcification occurs when the teeth lose minerals and strength, mainly because of the consumption of acidic foods and drinks. The problem can also occur because of overconsumption of sugary foods or poor oral hygiene. Bacteria in your teeth will quickly convert the carbohydrates and sugars to acid. The resulting pH imbalance in the mouth makes the teeth lose calcium, minerals, and phosphates. Eventually, the teeth will have white spots, meaning they are losing calcium. This problem also affects other bones in the body.

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Are Fast Braces Dangerous? [The Facts]

The new innovative technology of fast style braces allows for the movement of teeth at the root level towards the correct position. The technology behind these braces is effective enough to enable faster results that can be witnessed within weeks or months, compared to years. This article explains the differences and drawbacks of the fast type of braces compared to mass usage devices currently used by most orthodontists.

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Improve your Smile [5 Amazing Ways]

A single smile can make a difference in the world. It’s one of the easiest ways we use to transmit our feelings. According to research, it releases endorphins, helps our muscles to relax and reduces tension in our bodies. But sometimes we don’t like how our smile looks due to poor dental health, and thus we try to hide or cover it. Often, this isn’t something that braces or a visit to the orthodontist can’t fix.

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Can Braces Help Align My Jaws? {Epic Facts}

Every joint in the human body is designed to move in a specific way, and the jaw joint is no exception. As such, you will experience discomfort, pain and other issues when a joint fails to move as it should. Since the TMJ (jaw joint) is one of the most complex and hardest working joints in the human body, a misaligned jaw is usually a major cause for concern. Incorrect jaw alignment is when the top and bottom teeth are not aligned. The result of which they do not meet comfortably. Besides being uncomfortable and extremely painful in some cases, misaligned jaws can have adverse effects on your dental health.

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The Truth About Damon [Braces]

LAST UPDATED: APRIL 25, 2017

Orthodontic treatment is something that generally takes several years depending on the treatment options that a patient has decided to go with. Braces aren’t something that can be rushed and getting the perfect smile takes time, but technology is also changing and making the process of receiving the perfect smile is a much faster and less noticable process than ever before. We supply clear braces amongst other fine treatment options. Read on for the details.

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