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How Often Should You Go to the Dentist? Guidance from Post Falls Family Dental by Dr. Erin Elliott | 24 May, 2024

Routine dental check-ups are a cornerstone of good oral health, helping you maintain a radiant smile and detect potential issues before they become major concerns. But exactly how often should you visit the dentist? While the common recommendation is twice a year, the truth is that dental needs...

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The Connection Between Sleep and Oral Health: How Good Sleep and Dental Habits Keep Your Smile Bright by Dr. Erin Elliott | 15 May, 2024

Inflammation and Gum Disease (Periodontal Disease) Poor sleep creates inflammation throughout the body, significantly impacting your gums. Chronic inflammation makes your gums prone to periodontal disease (gum disease), potentially leading to tooth loss if untreated. Painful gum infections can...

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Navigating Dental Visits Without Insurance at Post Falls Family Dental by Dr. Erin Elliott | 22 April, 2024

Dental insurance remains a luxury that not all Americans can access in today's healthcare landscape. However, the absence of dental insurance should not deter anyone from seeking necessary dental care. Post Falls Family Dental believes in making dental health accessible to all, regardless of...

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