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Benefits of Oral Sedation

Dentistry has made significant advances over the years in becoming almost virtually pain free. But for some people dentistry can still be stressful. However one of the ways to help overcome this fear is through oral sedation. Advantages of Oral Sedation Although it may sound scary, there are plenty of advantages to sedation. It’s easy…

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Caring for Your Oral Health during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Dealing with the effects of COVID-19 has been stressful and challenging for many people. This pandemic has disrupted our everyday routines, including our eating and drinking habits, which has affected our health and wellness as a result. If you feel like you are eating more frequently, consuming unhealthy foods or eating more carbs, you are…

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Dental Bridge vs. Implant: What’s the Difference?

When it comes to tooth replacement and restoration, there are a few different options that patients can consider, including dental bridges and dental implants, both of which are used to replace lost teeth. While they serve the same purpose, they are two very different procedures and determining which option is best is something you’ll have…

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Four Ways To Stop And Prevent Bleeding Gums

You may experience bleeding gums after flossing or brushing, which is a common condition many Canadians will experience in their lifetime. However, just because experiencing bleeding gums is relatively common, does not make it a condition to ignore. Bleeding gums can be an indicator of gum disease, which is a condition that can be detrimental…

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Five Reasons For Pain In Your Jaw

Jaw pain can be an extremely frustrating, debilitating occurrence that impacts your natural ability to chew, speak and swallow. Jaw pain can derive from many different conditions and not only trigger pain in the jaw area, but the sinuses, ear canal and teeth as well. The pain can range from slightly uncomfortable to horrifically painful…

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How Dental Clinics Care For Patients With Alzheimer’s

Dental care is a priority for everyone, regardless of age. However, as we age, it can become exceedingly difficult to maintain our oral health as effectively as before. When patients are diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease, staying on top of dental hygiene can seem completely unattainable. However, at Slipacoff Dental, it is our mission and priority…

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What All Athletes Need To Do To Maintain Good Oral Health

Are you brushing twice daily off the field and yet notice your teeth are not as healthy as they should be? A study conducted by the UCL Eastman Dental Institute found that nearly half of athletes (49.1%) they surveyed had tooth decay and a third (32%) stated that their oral health was negatively impacting their…

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6 Good Oral Habits to Have for Healthy Teeth

Healthy teeth result in a beautiful smile but more importantly, are necessary for your overall health and well-being. Oral habits should not be viewed as a chore but as a necessity because clean teeth can help prevent many problems so never skip out on brushing your teeth because you will regret it later. You must…