Acidic Drinks Harm Teeth Within 30 Seconds

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Researchers at the University of Adelaide have proven for the first time that permanent damage can be caused to tooth enamel within 30 seconds of being exposed to acidic beverages. These include soda, fruit juice, sports drinks, and other drinks in high acidity. The study comes as a warning to parents. These findings show that acidic […]

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Ever Wonder What Full Mouth Rehabilitation is Like?

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Ever look in the mirror and wish you could change the way your smile looks? We all do. At Rule Dentistry, your Gurnee dentist has a solution for you: Full Mouth Rehabilitation. Full Mouth Rehabilitation involves restoring the teeth, bite, and muscles back to a natural-looking and youthful-feeling condition, thereby improving overall self-esteem! Using computerized technology […]

What Causes Sensitive Teeth?

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Ouch! Does brushing or flossing make you wince occasionally? Does eating a cold spoonful of ice cream or sipping on a hot cup of coffee cause you discomfort? The culprit could be overly sensitive teeth, and unfortunately this condition is all too common. In fact, Dentistry Today reveals that one out of every eight people has oversensitive teeth. […]

Safe or Sorry: Dental Care for Your Teeth

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Do you live by the saying “It’s better to be safe than sorry”? What about when it comes to your dental health?   Why Your Teeth Ask You to Act Now While your ever-working teeth are amazingly durable, they are by no means indestructible. To get the best long-term use out of your smile, preventative […]

Can I Change the Shape of My Teeth?

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Keeping your teeth clean and cavity free is indeed important, but the fact your teeth are healthy doesn’t automatically mean you’ll be ecstatic with their appearance. Genetics may provide you with teeth that are crooked, oddly shaped or that have large gaps between them. Or perhaps the appearance of your teeth has been altered from […]

6 Reasons to Whiten Teeth at your Gurnee Dental Office

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The saying “Smile and the world smiles with you,” highlights the far-reaching value of a dazzling smile. Do your stained, unsightly teeth cause you to miss out on the benefits associated with sharing your smile? Then consider the following 6 reasons to whiten teeth. Dr. Rule offers a smile-rejuvenating option of teeth whitening in his Gurnee dental […]

Fight the Spread of Oral Cancer

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There are two words we often try to avoid completely: Oral cancer. Take a moment, though, to educate yourself about this disease and how to protect yourself–it could save your life. The Oral Cancer Foundation reports that the rate of occurrence of oral cancers has continually increased over the past five years. It also reveals […]