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Dentistry Decoded: Cleanings

Time: 01:13

What happens during a dental cleaning?


Dentistry Decoded: Exams

Time: 01:10

What happens during a dental exam?


Dentistry Decoded: Fillings

Time: 01:11

Getting a tooth filled? Here’s what to expect.


Dentistry Decoded: X-rays

Time: 01:24

Why get dental x-rays? Here’s what you need to know.


Dentistry Decoded: Scaling and Planing

Time: 01:08

Scaling and root planing is a straightforward procedure for treating gum disease. It may also be called a deep cleaning.


Dentistry Decoded: Specialists

Time: 01:06

General dentists aren’t the only kind of dentist. Learn the difference between an endodontist, a periodontist and more.


Dentistry Decoded: Root Canals

Time: 01:06

Need a root canal? Here’s what you can expect.


Dentistry Decoded: Teething Troubles

Time: 01:13

Got a teething baby? Here’s what to do and what not to do.


Dentistry Decoded: Nervous Habits

Time: 01:08

Some nervous habits are bad news for your teeth. Here’s why — and what you can do instead.


Dentistry Decoded: Senior Oral Health

Time: 01:15

Getting older increases your risk of certain dental problems. Here’s what seniors need to know to stay healthy.


Dentistry Decoded: Temperature Sensitivity

Time: 01:07

Are your teeth sensitivity to hot and cold? Find out what you can do to relieve the pain.


Preventive care for a healthy smile

Time: 02:00

Brushing and flossing properly can help you maintain your healthy smile.


Preventive dental care: beyond the basics

Time: 03:28

You know to brush and floss daily and visit the dentist regularly. Learn what else you can do to keep your teeth and gums looking their best.


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Avoid gum disease with good oral hygiene

Time: 02:00

Tooth decay is one of the most common diseases in the world. It's caused by bacteria that live in the plaque that builds up on your teeth.


Diet and your dental health

Time: 02:58

There are good foods and bad foods but timing can make all the difference in maintaining your dental health.


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The medical-dental connection

Time: 02:55

The mouth and the body are connected – more than 120 conditions may be detected in the early stages by a dentist.


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Caring for teeth with braces

Time: 03:12

Learn good oral hygiene practices for a bright, healthy smile after your braces are removed.


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Adventures of Ratoncito Pérez for Kids

Time: 08:29

Ratoncito Pérez teaches kids how to floss, brush and more in this educational video!