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  • When a Dental Implant Falls Out on Live TV…

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    The popular talk-television show “The Talk” usually has viewers laughing at the witty banter between the five co-hosts, of which one is Sharon Osbourne. The December 16 live show was no different, but the reason was unique. While talking with her co-hosts, Osbourne suddenly shouted, “My tooth’s falling out!” She proceeded to tell her co-costs and viewers that …
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  • Would You Have A Tooth Pulled For A Job?

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    What do people usually notice about others when they first meet? Shoe size? Hair color? How they walk? Usually, we notice a person’s smile first, or their lack of one if they are grumpy. The smile is the universal signal of happiness, and a beautiful smile is valued around the world. There are very few people who would …
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  • Wisdom teeth: To Extract or Not

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    Wisdom is not usually associated with bringing pain. However, when it’s wisdom teeth we’re talking about, pain is all too common. This is exactly the problem that Bollywood star Arjun Kapoor has. He’s usually busy making movies, but lately, he’s been troubled by something we often don’t think about unless there is a problem: our …
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  • Study: Drink Tea for Healthier Teeth

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    Many people around the world enjoy a cup of tea to unwind, relax, and contemplate life. Who knew that a cup of tea might also bring you healthier teeth and gums as well? Two recent studies found in the journal of the Academy of General Dentistry say that drinking brewed tea, especially green, is a much better …
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  • Even Pandas Need To Have Healthy Teeth

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    We all want healthy teeth and gums. We want our smiles to look beautiful. We want to keep on enjoying our favorite foods and drinks. This is also true for animals who count on their teeth to help them eat. Bai Yun, the famous female pandas at the San Diego Zoo, may not be as aware of how beautiful …
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  • Got a Sweet Tooth? Join Kim Kardashian

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    This time of year often seems to encourage the eating of sugary treats, candy, and other Halloween-season sweet eats. According to US Magazine, those with a sweet tooth are in good company with famous people like Kim Kardashian. Just last week, the reality TV star turned to Twitter to complain a bit about her struggle to control her cravings …
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