Category Archives: Mental/Spiritual Health

Changing People’s Lives, One Smile at a Time

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When cosmetic cases are completed and the “after” pictures are taken, I review the case and enjoy seeing the transformation that has taken place.  My most recent cosmetic makeover involved endodontics, implants and restorative and took close to 3 years to … Continue reading

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Recharging my batteries

Do you ever feel like a hamster on a wheel? Going, going, going, with little time for rest? It is nice to take a break, find relaxation and get rejuvenated. Vacation was just what was needed! Twenty-three years ago, my … Continue reading

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Working on my Bucket List

Have you ever wanted to do something that would stretch your capabilities, but would empower you once completed?  I did just that when I was able to hike the Grand Canyon, with some experienced hiker friends of mine! Now I … Continue reading

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Are Dental X-rays Safe?

You may have read the report linking dental x-rays to brain tumors, and may be concerned about your exposure to x-rays in the dental office.  We understand your concerns at Desert Ridge Smiles, and want to decipher this study for you. … Continue reading

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Making It Happen in 2012

Do you plan, set goals, make resolutions every year to make the new year better than the last?  Good for you!  You are creating a vision, which will enable you to work at changing things to achieve a better result. … Continue reading

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Do you believe in Guardian Angels?

Somewhere back in your early religious training, you may have been taught about Guardian Angels.  A guardian angel is an angel assigned to protect and guide a particular person or group.  Your angel may be in your conscious mind, helping you to … Continue reading

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