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Sleep Apnea

Is It Snoring or Sleep Apnea?  About 80 million people in North America snore and approximately 12 million Americans have sleep apnea. So what’s the difference, and why does it matter? Snoring is caused by the vibration of the soft palate and uvula, occurring when the airway becomes obstructed during sleep. Several things can obstruct the […]

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It’s A New Season So Change Your Toothbrush

Our Tigard dental office recommends that you change your toothbrush every three months for the best brushing possible, but there are a few other things you should know about optimal oral health.Many things that people do on a daily bases can affect their overall oral health. These include: Not brushing your teeth or flossing enough

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