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Why Oral Health is different for Men and Women

Albertville, AL Men and women have obvious differences, but did you know that oral health is different between genders? While anatomically, men and women have the same features, such as teeth, jaws, and gums, it’s what goes on with the rest of the body that is the difference. Both men and women are susceptible to periodontal disease and oral cancer, …

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Kick off summer with a healthy, beautiful Smile

Albertville, AL The school year keeps families busy. Between school, homework, sports, and other activities, finding time for dental appointments can be difficult. But, with the end of the school year just around the corner, family dentists in Boaz at Wall Street Dentistry want to help you kick off summer with a healthy, beautiful smile. A great smile starts with …

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Treating TMJ Disorder in Children

Albertville, AL Temporomandibular joint disorder can affect patients of any age—even children. This article will explore how your Albertville dentist Dr. Jonathan Renfroe can treat TMJ disorder in children at Wall Street Dentistry. TMJ disorder is less common in children than adults but is still a serious medical issue TMJ disorder occurs when the temporomandibular joint—the small round joint that …

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Lack of Sleep can Lead to more Frequent Illnesses

Albertville, AL Do you have trouble getting to sleep, staying asleep, or both? Meanwhile, does it seem like you are always battling some kind of cold or illness, or just always feel “under the weather”? We hate to break it to you, but these conditions probably are linked to your sleep patterns. Scientific research has determined a link between sleep …

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Learn about the Dangers of Dental Plaque

Albertville, AL Daily brushing and flossing help you maintain good dental hygiene. You probably grew up hearing about this from your family and dentist. You may still be lectured on the importance of dental hygiene, even as an adult. What’s the big deal? Staying diligent about your oral hygiene helps protect you against threats such as tooth decay and gum …