7 Surprising Causes Of Bad Breath

Anyone with chronic bad breath understands the embarrassment and frustration associated with this condition. As unpleasant as it is, rest assured we can help at The Fort Union Dentist in Midvale UT. There are several possible causes for bad breath, some that you may overlook: Poor oral hygiene Digestive problems Systemic infection Bacteria on dentures…

Sealants Prevent Cavities For Kids

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The Fort Union Dentist in Midvale UT always reminds out patients that regular brushing and flossing are essential in preventing tooth decay. But another valuable tool are dental sealants! Dental sealants are a thin layer of plastic painted onto the chewing surfaces of the molars. Applying them is completely painless, and once they’re on they…

Save Your Breath

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This post from The Fort Union Dentist in Midvale UT focuses on a problem experienced by many people, bad breath. Bad breath, or halitosis, has several causes. The most common is poor oral hygiene. Halitosis often happens in the middle of the day, due to an inability to brush between meals. Small food pieces on the…

Why a Root Canal Is Not Something To Fear

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This post from The Fort Union Dentist in Midvale UT addresses one of the most feared dental procedures: the root canal. If you find out you need a root canal, don’t panic. When we recommend this procedure, it’s to repair and save a damaged or infected tooth. Why do people fear root canals? Simple: they…