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What’s Causing That Metallic Taste in Your Mouth

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At the McGinty Dental Group, we understand that much like car maintenance, most of our patients don’t think too much about their oral health until something goes wrong. While a toothache or problems eating may have a pretty clear cause, there are other common oral health conditions that can leave patients wondering. One issue that…

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Four Tips Towards Enjoying a Great Looking Smile

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As patients of Dr. McGinty know, a healthy smile requires brushing twice a day, scheduling regular visits at our Denver biological dentist office and cutting back on the amount of sugar you consume daily. If you’re one of the many patients who takes good care of their oral health only to discover you need a…

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Red Wine and Your Teeth

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To a lot of people, nothing says a healthy smile like brilliantly bright teeth. A smile that dazzles makes a strong first impression, while one dimmed by years of eating and drinking enamel staining foods and beverages can often become a source of embarrassment. While you might think that keeping a smile looking its best…

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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 natural dentist near me, the team at McGinty Dental Group understands 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 Salvadora…

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