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Flossing Helps Reduce the Risk of Tooth Loss

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At our Littleton, CO dental office, Dr. McGinty regularly tells patients about the important role flossing plays in protecting their long-term oral health and overall health. Plaque – a sticky biofilm comprised of harmful oral bacteria and food particles that linger in the mouth after eating – uses the sugars we consume to produce harmful…

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Ozone Therapy Offers Exciting Benefits for Patients’ Oral Health

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For most people, the word ozone doesn’t carry many pleasant associations. Typically when you hear the word mentioned in the media it’s in reference to global warming. While ozone offers protection against the sun’s harmful radiation, the naturally occurring gas also has a variety of important yet largely unknown applications. Throughout the U.S. and the…

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Saliva Test May Unlock The Key to Early Alzheimer's Diagnosis

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Our spit may just hold the key to determining our future brain health. Researchers at the Beaumont Research Institute have hopes their study involving certain molecules found in human saliva may help to identify patients at risk of Alzheimer’s disease, a significant neurological condition that many health experts are predicting will rise to epidemic levels…

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Does Drinking Diet Soda Threaten Your Health?

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Approximately one in five Americans drink diet soda on a daily basis, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. At our Littleton family dentistry, we wonder if that’s a good habit for so many people to indulge in? A number of recent studies have found links between diet soda consumption and a number…

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Plant Peptide May be the Key to Fighting Plaque

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As a biological dentist in Denver, our team at the McGinty Dental Group understand that traditional medicinal plant extracts that possess an anti-bacterial and anti-adherence properties can play an important role in the proper maintenance of our oral health. Now, a new clinical trial study has reveal that a combination of the plant product extract…

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The Hidden Benefit of Chewing Your Food

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As a biological dentist in Denver, our team at the McGinty Dental Group strives to educate our patients about how interconnected our oral health is with our overall health. In recent years, for example, a growing amount of research has found compelling links between that state of our oral health and a variety of chronic…

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L-PRF Therapy – A Natural Way to Heal

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As your bio dentist in Denver, you can always count on our team at McGinty Dental Group to provide you with a holistic approach to managing the health of your body. Dr. McGinty strives to protect the long-term oral health for all of her patients by utilizing only the latest, most advanced dental care treatments…

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