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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…

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…

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How Porcelain Veneers Can Improve Your Smile

Porcelain veneers are small, thin white shells that are typically made of medical-grade ceramic. The shell is bonded to the front surface of your teeth for an instant smile transformation. Veneers are useful for hiding tooth discolouration, cracking and so much more. Here is how porcelain veneers can improve your smile, self-confidence and overall quality…

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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…