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September is Fruit and Veggies – More Matters Month

September is Fruit and Veggies – More Matters Month

Did you know that over 90 percent of adults and children do not consume enough fruits and vegetables to meet dietary guidelines? It’s true.

To help bring attention to the issue, September has been declared Fruits and Veggies – More Matters month, an event designed to celebrate a variety of plant foods that are delicious, easy to prepare, and great for maintaining your health.

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Did you know that April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month?

Did you know that April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month?

In 2018, an estimated 51,540 people will be diagnosed with oral cancer, including cancers of the back of the tongue, throat, and tonsils. You might not realize it, but your Dallas dentist does more than just check for cavities, they also play a vital role when it comes to screening for oral cancer.

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Hey Dallas, March is National Nutrition Month!

Hey Dallas, March is National Nutrition Month!

The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics has declared March to by National Nutrition Month. This makes it a great time to focus on how your eating habits affect your health and overall well-being, and why making smart choices is so important.

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October is National Dental Hygiene Month!

October is National Dental Hygiene Month!

October is National Dental Hygiene Month, so we, as your Dallas area dentists, want to take a moment to go over the four activities you should do every day to keep your teeth, gums, and mouth healthy.

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World Heart Day – At the Heart of Health

World Heart Day – At the Heart of Health

World Heart Day is a special event where we all come together to focus on what it takes to maintain a healthy heart and a strong cardiovascular system. While many people think this is only something that their doctor can help with, your Dallas dentist also plays a large role in the health of your heart.

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How Your Diet Impacts Your Dental Health

How Your Diet Impacts Your Dental Health

We all know nutrition and overall health go hand-in-hand, but not everyone realizes that what you eat and drink can have a significant impact on your dental health. You need a well-balanced diet if you want to make sure your body has what it needs to repair damaged tissues, keep plaque and tartar at bay, prevent tooth decay and even fight infections. To help you achieve optimal oral health, here are some diet tips you can start using today.

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The Devastating Effects of Tobacco on Your Oral Health

The Devastating Effects of Tobacco on Your Oral Health

May 31 is World No Tobacco Day, a time where the international community works to lessen tobacco use to help promote better health for all of the world’s citizens. In recognition of the event, the team at Wow Dental in Dallas want to spread the word regarding the devastating effects of tobacco on oral health.

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Oral Health Tips in Honor of National Women’s Health Week

Oral Health Tips in Honor of National Women’s Health Week

National Women’s Health Week starts every year on Mother’s Day. The hope is to inspire women to take better care of themselves in all aspects, including oral health.

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