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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…

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6 Tips for Dealing with Sensitivity After Whitening Your Teeth

Have you just gotten your teeth whitened and are experiencing pain or discomfort every time you have a sip of ice-cold water? Do hot drinks make you wince in agony? If so, then what you are experiencing is tooth sensitivity, a common side effect of whitening your teeth. To help you minimize the pain you…

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Dental Implants Vs Dentures

Whether you are missing teeth to periodontal disease, decay or an accident, we know that having a missing tooth can be uncomfortable and embarrassing. Luckily, there are several options for restoring your teeth. In this post, we will break down the differences between dentures and dental implants. What Are Dentures? A set of artificial teeth…

Braces vs Invisalign – Which One Works better?

Braces have been popular for decades, but modern advancements now give you more choices. Invisalign braces, the translucent, nearly invisible braces, are rapidly dethroning traditional braces for multiple reasons. It is visually discreet so if you are at a distance, they are barely visible. They are easy to look after, don’t prohibit you from eating…

Correcting Teeth with Bridges or Crowns

Whether you take amazing care of your teeth or have less than ideal dental hygiene, everyone is vulnerable to having their teeth fall out. From injury or age, anything can happen, but you don’t have to stress about it once it does. There are many different ways to restore your smile while also protecting your…

Tips to deal with dental phobia

If you or your children are fearful of visiting the dentist, rest assured, you are not alone. Many people have anxiety about visiting their dentist – even if they have only had good experiences. That is because anxiety is usually about fear of future events, specifically about something that might happen. These are some of…

Home Remedies for a Tooth Abscess

A tooth abscess occurs due to bacteria entering through a broken tooth. Generally, teeth that are broken, chipped or have a decay have open space for entry of bacteria which can cause infection when the bacteria reach the centre of the tooth. As the infection progresses, sometimes your tooth can develop an injury and accumulate…

Teeth Whitening: Is it Safe?

There could be many reasons as to why you want brighter, whiter teeth. A big event or a boost in your confidence, it doesn’t matter, as long as you’re using the safest option for your teeth. As with any treatment, side effects are a possibility. Which is why we’re here to tell you all about…

Myths And Facts About Flossing

The Canadian Dental Association encourages everyone to floss daily to maintain a healthy and clean mouth. Although, many Canadians ignore the benefits of flossing and forgo the habit altogether. Here are the facts about flossing and the truth about common flossing myths. Myth: Flossing is difficult Flossing is easier today than it ever was. If…