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Oral Health Made Simple: Your Prescription For Knowledge
 PREVENT PROBLEMS
Small BoxAll About Cavities
Small BoxBrushing and Flossing
Small BoxFluoride
Small BoxMouth-Healthy Eating
Small BoxSealants
Small BoxTaking Care of Your Teeth
Small BoxTobacco
Small BoxYour Dental Visit
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 CONDITIONS
Small BoxBad Breath
Small BoxCavities
Small BoxCold Sores
Small BoxDry Mouth
Small BoxImpacted Tooth
Small BoxSensitive Teeth
Small BoxTMJ
Small BoxTooth Discoloration
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 TREATMENTS
Small BoxCrowns
Small BoxDentures
Small BoxFillings: The Basics
Small BoxGum Surgery
Small BoxImplants
Small BoxRoot Canal Treatment
Small BoxScaling and Root Planing
Small BoxWhitening
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 GENERAL TOPICS
Small BoxControlling Pain
Small BoxCosmetic Dentistry
Small BoxEmergencies
Small BoxFill, Repair, Replace
Small BoxKids And Teens
Small BoxOral Health and Your Body
Small BoxOrthodontics
Small BoxPeriodontics
Small BoxSeniors
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Step 1 Prevent ProblemsSimplestepsPrevent Problems
Step 2 Understand ConditionsSimplestepsUnderstand Conditions
Step 3 Explore TreatmentsSimplestepsExplore Treatments

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Pregnancy can affect your dental care, and your oral health also may affect your baby.
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How Pregnancy Affects Your Oral Healtharrow pointing right
Pregnancy affects nearly every aspect of a woman's life, including her oral health.
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Anesthesia During Pregnancyarrow pointing right
Can you receive dental pain-control medications while you are pregnant?
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Pregnancy, Oral Health and Your Babyarrow pointing right
Keeping your mouth healthy before and during your pregnancy will improve your chances of having a healthy pregnancy and a healthy baby.
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Columbia Commentary: Periodontal Disease and Pregnancy Outcomesarrow pointing right
Research has not yet settled whether periodontal disease leads to preterm birth and other pregnancy problems, but all women should maintain good oral health.
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