Kokua Smiles Blog: Dental Insights

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Can an Infected Tooth Kill You?

February 29, 2024

Can an infected tooth kill you? Picture this: You experience mild tooth discomfort accompanied by slight swelling, persisting for a few days before subsiding on its own. However, several days ...

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Do crowns feel like normal teeth? : Unveiling the World of Dental Crowns

March 1, 2024

Dental crowns play a pivotal role in restoring and protecting damaged teeth, offering a second chance for a healthy and functional smile. As a patient, you might be curious about ...

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Some Wisdom About Wisdom Teeth

March 1, 2024

Wisdom teeth are the name for your third permanent molars, which typically appear from age 17-25. It is thought the name "wisdom teeth" comes from the fact that they appear ...

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What Does It Take to Be a Dentist?

March 1, 2024

As a patient, you may wonder exactly what qualifications you need in order to poke around other people's mouths! Many people don't know exactly how much time and preparation goes ...

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Understanding Tooth Sensitivity

March 1, 2024

Many millions of people suffer from tooth sensitivity at some point in their life, usually in the form of tooth pain in reaction to heat or cold. Tooth sensitivity has ...

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What Not to Do If You Have a Toothache

March 1, 2024

A toothache is your body's way of telling you something has gone wrong in your mouth. There is no convenient time or place to get a toothache, but we always ...

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Three Ways To Prevent Bad Breath

March 1, 2024

Bad breath can be a notoriously sneaky and therefore embarrassing issue. You might not even know you have bad breath until your loved ones are ducking away when you go ...

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Teeth Cleanings Are About More Than Clean Teeth!

March 1, 2024

When most of a us think of a teeth cleaning appointment, we think of polishing maybe a little scraping. But the truth is that teeth cleaning appointments are about so ...

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