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While face masks have helped prevent the spread of COVID-19, they have posed a new problem to patients AND dentists – a term coined: “mask mouth”. While our face masks are to form a barrier to stop droplets traveling in the air to another person, wearing a mask for a long period of time can cause some unwanted side effects that dentists are seeing more and more. Not wearing your mask isn’t the answer, so we’ve complied a list of helpful tips to reduce the effects of mask mouth and help prevent it altogether.

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December 28th, 2020

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Good oral hygiene is essential. Taking adequate care of your teeth and gums every day is necessary for maintaining excellent dental health. Brushing your teeth at least twice daily, coupled with flossing and occasional use of mouthwash makes for a great practice. A well-maintained routine clears the mouth of bacteria that can cause tooth decay, infections, and poor oral conditions.

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December 18th, 2018

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