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Dental Health Issues to watch out for in your Child

Thousand Oaks, Westlake Village and Agoura Hills, CA As a parent, you do everything in your power to watch out for your child, ensuring they encounter no harm or danger, and that they maintain a healthy lifestyle. Monitoring their oral health should also be on this list of priorities. Identifying oral health concerns early on is beneficial for your child’s …

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Noninvasive Alternative to Braces

Thousand Oaks, Westlake Village and Agoura Hills, CA There’s a reason why you have crooked teeth or a misaligned bite, and it all goes back to how your jaw developed as a child. While traditional braces can certainly correct an overbite or underbite, it does so by pulling the protruding teeth back, which means there likely will need to be …

SMART Certified Dentist in Agoura Hills

Thousand Oaks, Westlake Village and Agoura Hills, CA Holistic dentists in Agoura Hills at Integrative Dental Arts is proud to announce that one of our dentists, Dr. Kathleen Carson, has received the SMART Certification from the International Academy of Oral Medicine and Toxicology. This certification, which is awarded to dental professionals who fulfill required educational and training guidelines related to …

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7 Reasons to Quit Smoking Now

Thousand Oaks, Westlake Village and Agoura Hills, CA If you are a smoker, have you ever given it much thought as to kicking the habit? Many people, smokers included, are aware of the health dangers associated with smoking. However, your Agoura Hills’ family dentists at Integrative Dental Arts want you to know about these seven important reasons why you should …

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Healthy Eats for Halloween

Thousand Oaks, Westlake Village and Agoura Hills, CA Now that it is October let the fall festivities and Halloween celebrations commence! It’s only natural to plan on serving sugar-laden beverages such as punch or cocktails (for the adults only, of course!), along with candy and other sweet treats at your Halloween or fall party. However, your Agoura Hills dentists at …

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The Missing Link for Sleep Apnea Treatment

Thousand Oaks, Westlake Village and Agoura Hills, CA Obstructive sleep apnea is a serious sleep-breathing disorder that causes its sufferers a significant amount of sleep loss—and it is becoming an epidemic in the United States. For a patient with sleep apnea, the airway experiences a blockage during sleep. These airway issues can make it more difficult to breathe, or interrupt …

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Caring for your Mouth Guard

Thousand Oaks, Westlake Village and Agoura Hills, CA So, you’ve bought a mouth guard, now what? Whether you are protecting your teeth from the effects of bruxism (teeth grinding and clenching) while you sleep, or while you are playing sports during the day, your mouth guard needs to be cared for properly. Your family dentist in Las Vegas has some …

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Straighten your Teeth Discreetly

Thousand Oaks, Westlake Village and Agoura Hills, CA Orthodontic treatment is one of the first things that comes to mind when people think about getting straight teeth. For teens or adults, wearing traditional metal braces may not seem exciting, or might make you feel embarrassed. If you are concerned with the aesthetics of braces, but still desire straight teeth, then …

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Menopause Raises Sleep Apnea Risk in Women

Thousand Oaks, Westlake Village and Agoura Hills, CA Sleep apnea, a dangerous sleep breathing disorder, is more prevalent among men than women. However, once a woman enters menopause, her risk of developing sleep apnea increases. Your Agoura Hills sleep apnea dentists at Integrative Dental Arts want to make a deeper exploration of this issue. Learn the facts about menopause Menopause …

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Hidden cause behind Attention Defecit Disorders in Children

Thousand Oaks, Westlake Village and Agoura Hills, CA As adults, failing to get proper sleep makes you feel tired throughout the day but for children the consequences of inadequate sleep can be the exact opposite. When a child does not get enough proper sleep, he or she may manifest behavior that is the opposite of sleepiness: moodiness, crankiness, lack of …