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Pacifiers, Thumb Sucking, And Your Child’s Teeth

Pacifiers, Thumb Sucking, And Your Child’s Teeth

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Many parents of young children are concerned that thumb sucking and pacifiers can make their baby’s new teeth grow crookedly. They’ve heard well meaning family and friends regale them with a horror story or two. But, is the concern justified? … Continue reading

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Why Does The Dentist Examine My Tongue?

Why Does The Dentist Examine My Tongue?

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When you visit your dentist for a regular check-up, they will examine teeth and gums, that goes without saying. But, they will also have a look at your tongue, including the sides and bottom. You may be wondering why. Oral … Continue reading

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Is it a Toothache or Sinusitis?

Is it a Toothache or Sinusitis?

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You’re experiencing a dull ache in your teeth, and it’s becoming uncomfortable. Naturally, your first thoughts focus on the teeth or gums, and a visit with your dentist. But, there may be another explanation for what you feel as a … Continue reading

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How Often Should You Change Your Toothbrush?

How Often Should You Change Your Toothbrush?

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Brushing your teeth is the most important, and most basic part of oral hygiene. It helps you fight against plaque build up, and reduces the risk of gum disease and infection. It’s well established that oral health has a significant … Continue reading

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Is Tooth Bonding Right For Me?

Is Tooth Bonding Right For Me?

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You may have heard of bonding – also called dental bonding, tooth bonding, or bonded restoration – a treatment option that can smooth over imperfections and even brighten your teeth. But – is it right for you? Here’s a look … Continue reading

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5 Foods That Can Whiten your Teeth – And 5 That Will Stain Them

5 Foods That Can Whiten your Teeth – And 5 That Will Stain Them

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Many people want to whiten their teeth, and our dental office can offer a range of tooth whitening procedures and services. But, those beautiful pearly whites will quickly begin to fade if you don’t support them with a good dental … Continue reading

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How Do I Deal With My Sensitive Teeth?

How Do I Deal With My Sensitive Teeth?

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Tooth sensitivity is one of the most common dental issues. According to estimates, about 30 percent of us, or nearly 10 million Canadians, suffer from some degree of tooth sensitivity. There are a few different causes that you can consider … Continue reading

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What Happens When You Have A Dental Emergency On Vacation?

What Happens When You Have A Dental Emergency On Vacation?

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What can you do when you’re suffering with a dental emergency while you’re traveling? Traveling on vacation is something we all look forward to. We dream of beaches, or maybe it’s forests or cityscapes – but we dream of the … Continue reading

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Oral Health and General Health – The Link

Oral Health and General Health – The Link

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Everybody knows that dental health is essential to avoid problems like cavities and gum issues. It sounds obvious, but many people don’t really make the direct connection there is between oral health and your general health overall. A healthy mouth … Continue reading

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Don’t Be Afraid Of Dental Sedation

Don’t Be Afraid Of Dental Sedation

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Modern dentistry has come a long ways in terms of focusing on patient comfort, but the fact remains – some people suffer from a real fear of dentistry. Dental sedation, which, ironically, is often suggested for those people, is one … Continue reading

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