Tips From Your Family Dentist in Paducah

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Dental Care and Pregnancy – What You Should Know

Dental Care and Pregnancy – What You Should Know

Because pregnancy-related hormonal shifts can increase the risk of gum disease, it’s critical to take good care of your teeth and gums before, during, and after pregnancy. Before you try to get pregnant, see your local Paducah dentist for a thorough exam and teeth...

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5 Dental Tips For School Age Children

5 Dental Tips For School Age Children

The new school year is almost upon us and it can be a hectic time for everyone. From fundraisers to sporting events, it’s easy to let your child’s dental routine fall by the wayside. Dr. Ben Johnson at Johnson Family Dental in Paducah, KY recommends these five tips...

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Foods That Promote Healthy Tooth Enamel

Foods That Promote Healthy Tooth Enamel

The enamel on your teeth acts as a natural layer of protection from damage and decay. Bacteria and other substances can weaken this enamel, leaving the tooth beneath susceptible to harm. When you have cavities, your tooth enamel has worn off in a particular spot. When...

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Things Get Better When You Treat A Cavity

Things Get Better When You Treat A Cavity

When your tooth develops a cavity, it’s no secret that treating it as soon as possible is the best way to stop it from getting worse. This protects your tooth from suffering more significant erosion to its structure, making your cavity treatment essential to saving...

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Dental Cavities – How They Form and Prevention

Dental Cavities – How They Form and Prevention

Dental cavities are the most common form of oral disease known to man, and the process of getting cavities is called tooth decay. Tooth decay is the destruction of your tooth enamel -- the hard, outer layer of your teeth. This issue can affect children, teens and...

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Parents Questions About Permanent Teeth

Parents Questions About Permanent Teeth

Is there anything cuter than a child missing their two front teeth? Those missing teeth are a milestone all parents look forward to.  But what’s next? Goofy grins, another round of teething and giant looking permanent teeth! Permanent teeth that need to last the rest...

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What To Do When Your Child Has Loose Baby Teeth

What To Do When Your Child Has Loose Baby Teeth

When your child's baby teeth begin to loosen, it can be an uncertain time for them. Some children hate the idea of loose baby teeth and ask their parents to pull them out, while others may be frightened of losing them. Others may be excited to anticipate a visit from...

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Tooth Brushing Tips From Dr. Ben Johnson

Tooth Brushing Tips From Dr. Ben Johnson

Everyone knows that the most important thing you can do at home to improve your dental health is to regularly brush your teeth. Unfortunately, not everyone knows the best way to brush their teeth. In reality, brushing your teeth properly isn’t that hard. All it takes...

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Gum Swelling With Tooth Pain – Causes & Relief

Gum Swelling With Tooth Pain – Causes & Relief

There are numerous potential causes of gum swelling. Whatever the cause, it can be a serious issue that is often the result of bacterial infection. As such, while there are some things you can do for it at home, it should be diagnosed and treated by your dentist,...

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COVID-19 Are Your Overdue For A Dental Cleaning?

COVID-19 Are Your Overdue For A Dental Cleaning?

With the recent pandemic, dental offices in Kentucky have only been seeing patients on an emergency basis.  As a result, many dental cleanings have been cancelled or delayed.  Even now, many patients have delayed their cleaning due to Covid-19 fears. ...

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