News and Articles

How to Reduce Dental Anxiety

If you struggle from dental anxiety, then oral health can be especially difficult. Here are a few ways that you can try to combat those anxious feelings.

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Braces Are About More Than Just Straight Teeth

Braces come with more benefits than you might think; You might be surprised how they could help you or your child.

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How to Encourage Children to Brush Their Teeth

These 6 ideas will help bedtime easier by helping you convince your kids to brush their teeth.

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I just chipped a tooth. Now what do I do?

Though typically strong, stable, and sturdy enough to hold up to decades of chewing foods of varied consistencies, there are occasions when something happens and a tooth simply can’t withstand the pressure.

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These Are The Worst Foods You Can Eat

If you want to ruin your teeth, eating your way through this list is a good place to start. 

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Am I Brushing My Teeth Too Much?

How hard, and how often should you brush your teeth? the answer might not be immediately obvious. By following these tips, you'll be sure that you don't damage our teeth.

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What are examples of acidic beverages and foods?

Highly acidic foods and drinks do not need to be completely avoided for the sake of dental health, but it should be emphasized that excessive consumption of these can create eventual damage to enamel. Once again, this is especially true when brushing and flossing are not done regularly. As you’ll find in the list below, some foods and beverages that are highly nutritious for our body can still be problematic in terms of acidity.

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What Should I Do If My Child Has Bad Breath?

Bad breath can lead to lower self-esteem for your child, and if they frequently have bad breath, you may have a bigger problem on your hands. Here's what to do about it.

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When to Bring Young Children To The Dentist

At what age should a child have their first dentist appointment? How should I prepare to bring my child in for their dental exam? We can help you answer these common questions and more.

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Tips to Convince Kids to Brush their Teeth.

If you’re a parent, you’ve developed your own tricks for getting your kids to do things that they may not want to do. At South University Dental Associates, we decided to compile the best tips and tricks to help you get your kids set on a lifetime of healthy oral hygiene habits. 

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Where does the tooth fairy story come from? 

South University Dental Associates decided to investigate the beginnings of the Tooth Fairy myth so you could learn where this admittedly strange tale comes from.

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Exciting News Happening at SUDA

South University Dental Associates will undergo an expansion and remodel during the spring and summer of 2021. The project will begin by breaking ground for the addition Monday, April 5th.

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How to Choose a Great Family Dentist

How do you know what dentists will be a good fit for your children and family, and which ones are best to avoid? These 5 attributes are critical indicators of a great family dentist; make sure your dentist has all five.

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Should I Go To The Dentist For Tooth Sensitivity?

Tooth sensitivity can be harmless, or the sign of underlying damage. Which type of sensitivity are you experiencing? Find out what to do about your own sensitive teeth

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What is xylitol gum and how does it neutralize pH levels?

While eating alkalizing foods makes a difference in promoting dental health, chewing gum with xylitol is another way you can wage war on acidity. these tips and our family dentists can help you improve your pH levels

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How Can I Make My Teeth Less Sensitive?

Having sensitive teeth is fun, in the same way that paying taxes is fun, or stubbing your toe is fun. That is to say, it’s not fun at all. here's how to fix it.

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How Do I Know if My Child Has a Cavity?

How do I know if my child has a cavity? What are the warning signs that my child has a cavity? What should I do if I think my child has a cavity?

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These Fargo Dentist Reviews Say It All

Reviews and Recommendations are important when looking for a dentist. These reviews make it clear why South University Dental has been the highest rated Fargo Dentist for years.

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