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Do I lose my wisdom if I lose my wisdom teeth?

June 20th, 2024

The third molars have long been known as your “wisdom teeth,” because they are the last teeth to erupt from the gums – usually sometime during the late teens to early twenties. This is a time in life that many consider an “age of wisdom”; hence the term, “wisdom teeth.” Extracting the third molars does…
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Caring for Your Cat’s Dental Health

June 13th, 2024

While you make sure your family is getting the best care possible, with regular dental checkups and cleanings at our Stow, MA office, there is one family member that might be hiding under the bed when it’s time for tooth care. Periodontal disease is the most common clinical condition affecting adult cats—and it is completely…
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June is National Smile Month: Show off your smile!

June 5th, 2024

The community health awareness group Oral Health America has reported that 82 percent of adults are unaware of the role that infectious bacteria can play in tooth decay or cavities, and almost three out of five children aged 12 to 19 have tooth decay. Since June is National Smile Month, Dr. Eric Krausz and our…
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Timing Matters!

May 29th, 2024

Many patients at Stow Dental Care are under the impression that harder brushing leads to cleaner teeth, but that is not true. Gentle brushing is just as effective, and less likely to cause damage. Other good brushing habits include brushing your teeth at least twice a day, replacing your toothbrush after a few months, and…
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