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Thursday Thought: Oral Piercings

How can oral piercings affect your dental health? Oral Piercings have increased in popularity among all age groups, especially teens and women. As with anything new we are interested in proceeding with, it is important to consider all risks associated…

Thursday Thought: Dealing with Dental Anxiety

Are You Afraid of the Dentist? Believe it or not, many people are often nervous about going to the dentist. They worry about if it will hurt, the cost, will there be down time. However, there are many people with…

Know Your Teeth

Our teeth are an essential part of our bodies but how well do you know your teeth? Your teeth help you chew. They play an important part in forming the shape of your mouth and consequently your entire face. They…

Thursday Thought: Fall In Maryland

Fall 2018 in Maryland  Have you ever wondered what fun things there are to do in the State of Maryland this fall? Well, a quick google search turned up some pretty exciting places to visit this fall in Maryland. You…

Thursday Thought: Salt Water, An Essential for Life

DID YOU KNOW THAT SALT WATER IS CRUCIAL FOR LIFE, HEAT AND POWER? Salt water is made when solid salt (i.e., table salt) is added to water. It then breaks apart in particles and acts just like a balloon does…

Thursday Thought: How You Benefit from Sealants

What Are Sealants? Why Should I Get Sealants? Why are things sealed?   We seal food to help preserve it and ultimately it will last longer.   We also seal leaks in our homes. This stops unwanted air from entering your home. Another…

Thursday Thought: The Benefits of Fluoride

Do you know the benefits of fluoride dental treatments?  Has your dental hygienist recommended fluoride treatment and you have denied due to concerns over fluoride or expense? Well, here’s the truth about fluoride in conjunction with your dental treatment. The…

Thursday Thought: Swimming & Your Oral Health

Did you know that exposure to pool chlorine can lead to teeth staining, dental pain, and other dental problems? Risks Posed by Swimming Swimming is the favorite sport during the summer months. We all love swimming in our home and…

Straight Talk About Crooked Wisdom Teeth

Wisdom teeth are the source of much dental anxiety. The removal  of wisdom teeth is one of the most frequently performed yet much dreaded procedures among consumers of dental care. Maybe Dr. Morgan can help lessen some of that anxiety.…

Thursday Thought: Myths About Diabetes

Myths About Diabetes A myth is a widely held belief/idea that is false. Many myths exist about all sorts of things. According to the American Diabetes Association, there are also many myths regarding diabetes. Just to name a few: Myth…