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Educational blog from Sylvan Heights Dental
Dr. Jeremiah Leary has created this informative blog to help educate the community.

Latest Posts:

Can Waxed Floss Build Up Between Your Teeth?
Posted on 2/20/2019 by Dr. Leary
We always recommend flossing as a way to remove debris from your teeth when you can't brush. Flossing also helps to remove plaque which can cause dental decay and lead to cavities. In addition, it helps to keep bacteria from growing by removing the environment that helps it to grow. Dental...

Steps to Take if a Filling Comes Loose
Posted on 1/30/2019 by Dr. Leary
No filling lasts forever, so if you find yourself with one that came loose or fell out, don't panic! Here are three simple guidelines you should follow, for your own safety and to protect your mouth from further damages and risks. Finish Removing the Filling (If Possible) To avoid the risk...

Sports Drinks Do More Harm Than Good in Most Cases
Posted on 1/20/2019 by Dr. Leary
After a workout, a sports game, or any type of intense exercise, you may be tempted to reach for a sports drink. These drinks are advertised as helping you rehydrate and get the vitamins and minerals you need to play longer and work harder. But did you know that they may be doing more harm than...

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