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Dental hygiene is an important part of keeping your teeth and gums healthy, but if you make any of the following oral hygiene mistakes, you could end up doing more harm than good. Are you making any of these missteps? Here are some of the...

Bleeding gums can be quite unsettling, especially if you’ve never experienced this issue before. While this condition can be a sign of a minor issue, like infrequent flossing or gingivitis, it can also indicate a more serious problem. At the office of John Carson DDS...

There’s never been a better time to get the smile you’ve always wanted—your social calendar is beginning to fill up again and you’re probably going to find yourself smiling for more photos. At the office of John Carson DDS in Tucson, we provide high-quality dental...

Sleep apnea is an extremely common condition that affects over 18 million Americans. It is caused by a full or partial obstruction of the airway during sleep. If left untreated, it can lead to insomnia, headaches, high blood pressure, and even an increased risk of...

Good dental health is essential for good overall health, which is why taking care of your teeth and gums is so important as you age. Like most things with your health, your needs change a bit as you get older. Talk to your dentist about...

Sleep apnea is a common sleep disorder that can be extremely dangerous if left untreated. Sleep apnea disrupts sleep cycles, leaving sufferers feeling excessive tiredness throughout the day. In addition, it can cause other health problems due to inadequate sleep. Keep reading to see what...

Missing teeth can make common tasks such as chewing and speaking difficult, but they also can affect your self-confidence. However, if you are missing teeth, there are options to help you smile brighter. Here at the office of John R. Carson, DDS, we have several...

Summer get-togethers are filled with food and fun, but are you serving foods that are helping or hurting your oral health? Keep reading for some smile-friendly foods you and your guests can enjoy. Crunchy Snacks If you’re looking for alternatives to salty chips that can get stuck...

With so many recommendations on the internet about oral health, it’s hard to separate fact from fiction. Keep reading as we discuss some of the common myths about oral health. Myth: Bloody gums are nothing to worry about. Red and bloody gums are among the first signs...