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How Do I Treat Dry Mouth? Your Anchorage Dentist Offers Perspective

While chronic dry mouth isn’t a dental emergency, it can be uncomfortable and can contribute to an increased risk of cavities. This common condition is important to consider when looking at your oral wellness situation.  Fortunately, it is easy to manage and it usually only takes a few adjustments to resolve. The Anchorage dentists at The Libby Group in Alaska can…
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Is Flossing Really Necessary? And If So, Which Methods are Best?

You may have heard some confusing media coverage on flossing in the recent months.  The US Dietary Guidelines chose to focus on food and nutrient intake (i.e. limiting sugars) this year but they have relayed to The American Dental Association that it doesn’t mean their stance on flossing has changed.  Governmental organizations including the US Department of Human Health Services re-affirm…
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3 At-Home Treatments for Relieving a Toothache

When you have a toothache, it’s absolutely essential to get it checked out and treated by a dentist as soon as possible. That said, if the earliest dental appointment you can get is still a day or two away, you shouldn’t have to worry about enduring a lot of pain until then. There are several at-home treatments that can provide…
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