Ask Your Albuquerque Dentist: How to Reduce Your Oral Cancer Risk

April is Oral Cancer Awareness month. In recognition of the event, we want to share some helpful tips about how you can reduce your risk of developing a potentially devastating and deadly cancer. Quit Tobacco Smoking and chewing tobacco increase your risk of oral cancer dramatically. In fact, tobacco use accounts for about 60 percent of oral ...

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A Healthy Mouth Helps Protect Your Overall Health

At Uptown Dental Associates in Albuquerque, NM we’re committed to helping our patients stay healthy in both mouth and body. Did you know that keeping a healthy mouth has a tremendous impact on your overall health? That's because there is a tremendous research effort that’s linking poor dental health with a wide and growing list of potentially ...

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5 Tips For Better Oral Health

With proper care and barring accidents, your adult teeth should last a lifetime. To keep your mouth as healthy as possible, follow these 5 tips for better oral hygiene from Uptown Dental Associates in Albuquerque, NM. Your Toothbrush and Dental Floss Are Your Friends Regular, daily brushing and flossing are your first line of defense against ...

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