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The Truth About Fruit Acids And Protecting Your Tooth Enamel

The Truth About Fruit Acids And Protecting Your Tooth Enamel

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Fruits are an important part of a healthy diet. Study after study shows that consumption of fruit is associated with good health, and avoiding many common diseases and conditions. Fruits rich in Vitamin C, in particular, contribute to gum and … Continue reading

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Dental Cavities – What Now?

Dental Cavities – What Now?

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When you have a cavity in a tooth as a result of tooth decay, your dentist can help you restore your smile. Cavities may also simply be called tooth decay, or caries, and it’s an extremely common health issue worldwide. … Continue reading

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Baby’s New Teeth – Answers For New Parents

Baby’s New Teeth – Answers For New Parents

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Did you know that your baby was born with 20 teeth waiting to erupt below their gum line? Baby teeth usually start to come through between the ages of six months and one year old. By age three, most kids … Continue reading

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Seniors And Dental Health

Seniors And Dental Health

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Because of modern dentistry, most of us can expect to keep our own teeth well past middle-age into our senior years. However, as we age, maintaining oral and dental health can be a challenge, especially if you have a combination … Continue reading

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Dry Mouth? Don’t Ignore It

Dry Mouth? Don’t Ignore It

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Is your mouth constantly dry? Don’t ignore it. If adjusting your hydration doesn’t solve the problem, it can be a sign of other health issues. A dry mouth is out of balance, and it can lead to even more problems … Continue reading

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What’s the best way to brush your teeth?

What’s the best way to brush your teeth?

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Brushing your teeth is essential to good oral health. It helps to protect both your gums and teeth by removing plaque and bacteria. But, if done incorrectly, it may not be working for you the way it should. Our collective … Continue reading

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Diabetes and Dental Health

Diabetes and Dental Health

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Diabetes can affect the body in many ways. But, did you know it also affects your dental health? According to Diabetes Canada, about 3.4 million Canadians live with diabetes – and about 1 million of them don’t know it. That’s … Continue reading

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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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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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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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