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Your oral wellbeing can encompass a lot more than just your teeth and gums, but they’re still kind of the “meat and potatoes” of dental health.

Some of the most widespread dental problems are tooth decay and gum disease. Learn more about symptoms of these issues, why they happen, what you can do to lower your risk, and when you should speak with a dental professional.

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