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7 Easy Habits That Can Save
You $1,000 in Your Dental Bill
Habit # 1 – Use products containing Xylitol. Recent studies support the antibacterial
affect of this sugar sweetener. The antibacterial properties will help prevent
gum disease and cavities.
Habit # 2 – Substitute artificial sweeteners with Stevia, a natural sweetener once banned
in the U.S. Stevia has been proven not only to reduce the formation of
Streptococcus bacteria linked to the formation of cavities and gum disease. It
also lowers blood sugar for diabetics unlike other artificial sweeteners.
Habit # 3- Reduce the number of evening cocktails. Red wine causes staining quicker
than coffee and tea.
Habit # 4- Make an effort to stop smoking. The amount of bacteria in a smoker mouth is
twice that of a non-smoker.
Habit # 5 – Eliminate soft drinks from your diet. If the citric acid and phosphoric acid
does not destroy your teeth, the high fructose corn syrup, sugar and aspartame
Habit #6 – Have your child drink water after eating candy to wash the sugar off of their
Habit # 7 – Invest in a professional dental cleaning at least twice a year. It can save you
hours of gum therapy get rid of the morning breath and your gums back to
Guests are welcome to visit www.beautifulmouth.com for more tips on protecting your smile. For a complimentary dental assessment call 856-282-1436
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