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Aspen Dental of Cache Valley

Help Us Help Our Community

Posted 1 year 6 months ago
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       Starting this week and throughout the month of November, we are holding a food drive!  We love helping our community and this month we want to help those less fortunate to have a better holiday season.         We will donating all non-persiable food donations and monetary donations to our Cache Community Food Pantry.    ...
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Are Cavities Contagious?

Posted 1 year 7 months ago
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WE ALL KNOW it’s possible to catch a cold from someone who’s under the weather. Did you know cavity-causing bacteria can be passed from person-to-person too? Bacteria Is At The Root Of Cavities While sugary treats often take the blame for causing cavities, the real culprits for tooth decay are bacteria. Streptococcus mutans and Streptococcus sobrinus...
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How Do Your Brushing Habits Compare?

Posted 1 year 7 months ago
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 WE’RE SUPPOSED TO BRUSH twice a day for two minutes each time. How many of us actually do that? See how you measure up! From a recent poll: 49% of men brush their teeth only once a day. 57% of women brush their teeth only once a day. And, the average person only brushes his or her teeth for 30 seconds each time—not nearly long enough! That...
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A Smile To Be Proud Of At Any Age

Posted 1 year 7 months ago
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       AGING BRINGS CHANGES. Some of those changes we love, and some drive us crazy. But every change is better when you have a caring professional on your side. Many believe that lost teeth are inevitable with the progressing years. That’s simply not true! With proper care, your teeth can last a lifetime. And with modern techniques and technology, you can be...
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          This October marks the sixth straight year that the American Dental Hygienists’ Association (ADHA) and the Wm. Wrigley Jr. Company are teaming together during National Dental Hygiene Month (NDHM), with the ADHA and the Wrigley Oral Healthcare Program (WOHP) working collaboratively to increase public awareness about the importance of maintaining good...
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Ankyloglossia or Tongue-tie

Posted 1 year 8 months ago
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       Today we would like to introduce you to our very youngest patient ever!  This is Baby Lincoln, whom when this picture was taken was one week old.  Dr. Cameron did a frenotomy (also called a frenectomy or frenulectomy) on Baby Lincoln to relive him of a condition known as Ankyloglossia or tongue-tie.  Tongue-tie (ankyloglossia) is a condition present...
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Wisdom Teeth: Why Do We Have Them?

Posted 1 year 8 months ago
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WHEN DENTISTS SEE emerging wisdom teeth are going to cause dental problems, wisdom tooth removal is likely in the cards. Wisdom teeth–also known as the third molars–received their nickname because they emerge during young adulthood, when a person has a little more wisdom. But why do we wait until the late teenage years to address the issue? In fact, if wisdom teeth so often...
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Win A Humantarian Trip to Mexico

Posted 1 year 8 months ago
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       We are having an essay contest to win a paid trip with Choice Humantarian to the Leon Region of Mexico.         Dr. Cameron and several members of his family has served numerous times with this organization and we are excited to send someone to help with the awesome things happening in Mexico.        Who is eligible?...
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          GOING OFF TO COLLEGE can drastically throw off a young adult’s normal at-home routine. Brushing and flossing, making healthy eating choices, and keeping up with routine appointments can become difficult for college students. Late Night College Life Can Be Hard On A Smile One of the biggest lifestyle changes for college students is the...
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    When you are out school supply shopping don’t forget to include mouthguards on your list for fall sports.  And although mouthguards may not be mandatory for all sports; many studies have shown that young athletes who wear mouth guards suffer far fewer dental injuries than those who don’t.  Mouth guards are not required for soccer, but studies show that...
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