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Preventative Dental Care Important for Patients with Dementia

By Murray Scholls Family Dental | Feb 22, 2018

Preventive family dental care provided to patients during the early stage of dementia could help to prevent the development of major oral health problems later, says the results of a new study. “Dementia is associated with a change in health habits, including two major ones – diet and teeth cleaning,” wrote researchers from the Sussex…

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How to Care for Your Teeth While on the Go

By Murray Scholls Family Dental | Sep 12, 2017

As a cosmetic dentist in Beaverton, our team at Murray Scholls Family Dental understands that whether you’re a student on the go or just busy at work, most people tend to their daily oral hygiene once in the morning and again before bed. While this might rank as the minimum effort required to maintain a…

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No Fruit Juice Recommended For Child's First Year

By Murray Scholls Family Dental | May 26, 2017

A leading pediatric group recently came out with a new report advising parents to eliminate giving fruit juice to babies less than one year of age. The new report by the American Academy of Pediatrics goes on to say that juice, once thought to be beneficial for young children, can be harmful to overall and…

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Toothbrush Care Tips From Murray Scholls Family Dental

By Murray Scholls Family Dental | Apr 28, 2017

We have all been told that brushing our teeth is one of the most important factors in good oral health, but did you know that taking care of the brush itself is also vital? Since your toothbrush is the key weapon for care at home against cavities and decay, proper care, replacement, and technique is…

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Selecting The Right Toothpaste

By Murray Scholls Family Dental | May 15, 2016

You don’t need to visit a family dentistry in Beaverton to know the importance or regularly brushing. In addition to scheduling regular cleanings and exams with the friendly staff at Murray Scholls Family Dental, brushing and flossing daily ranks as the most important habits you can have to protect the long-term health of your teeth…

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Women's Health Closely Linked To Oral Health

By Murray Scholls Family Dental | Dec 30, 2015

For men and women of all ages, enjoying quality oral health means maintaining a regular schedule of brushing and flossing daily. At Murray Scholls Family Dental, Beaverton cosmetic dentist Dr. Scott Walker want patients to know that practicing proper oral hygiene helps to remove harmful bacteria and lingering food particles from the mouth that contribute to…

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Dental Sealants Reduce a Child’s Risk of Tooth Decay

By Murray Scholls Family Dental | Jul 17, 2015

Cavities were once a right of passage for young children who hadn’t yet learned the importance of brushing and flossing daily, as a fondness for sugary treats and a willingness to pretend they had brushed prior to bedtime made rampant tooth decay a real possibility for many. However, over the last 20 years, the number…

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Don't Neglect Your Oral Health During Pregnancy

By Murray Scholls Family Dental | Jun 19, 2015

For expectant mothers, taking care of their oral health becomes both more important and more difficult. Pregnancy causes a variety of hormonal changes to occur that increase a woman’s risk of developing gum disease, which can negatively impact the health of a developing infant. To help ensure you and your baby remain healthy throughout the…

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New Study Shines Light on Causes of Oral Cancers

By Murray Scholls Family Dental | Nov 16, 2014

In recent years, a growing amount of research has found compelling links between oral disease and a number of long-term health conditions. Researchers have discovered previously unknown connections between gum disease and such chronic diseases as heart disease, obesity, diabetes, and even some forms of cancer. from your choice for family dentistry in Beaverton, we…

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