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Activated Charcoal and Your Teeth

Activated Charcoal and Your Teeth

How Safe Are Charcoal Activated Products for Your Teeth? Dentists have been getting asked the same questions regarding charcoal and charcoal products for dental hygiene. So just how safe are they? Are they just the latest fad? Safety Concerns Regarding Charcoal on Teeth Activated charcoal is a well-known element that has been used throughout the world in both cleaning and…

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Choosing the Best Mouthwash

Choosing the Best Mouthwash

Find the Right Mouthwash If you shop for a mouthwash, you’ll find a huge selection of products available to you. How can you find an option that works for you? What products do dentists stand by? These are some products that have the backing of the Canadian Dental Association. To find the right product for your needs, read more below.…

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Dental Concerns and Your Children

Dental Concerns and Your Children

Every parent enjoys their child’s smile, from their first smile and beyond. Here we look at a few common concerns that parents often have about the dental health of their young children. Baby Bottle Tooth Decay Babies can develop dental problems like Early Childhood Carries or Baby Bottle Tooth Decay. However, you can keep your little one from undergoing such…

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Caring for Your Tongue

Caring for Your Tongue

Four Reasons To Watch Your Tongue Do you have something on the tip of your tongue? How about on top? Perhaps on the side? A majority of people can go an entire day without giving their tongue a thought – we take it for granted. Your tongue, believe it or not, is a strong indication of the state of your…

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Oral Cancer Awareness – Saving Lives Through Early Detection

Oral Cancer Awareness – Saving Lives Through Early Detection

Oral Cancer Awareness – Your Best Defense Were you aware of the fact that three Canadians die from oral cancer every day? As a matter of fact, more individuals die from oral cancers than skin or cervical cancer. And since two-thirds of all oral cancers are detected during the late stages of this disease, there is often a poor prognosis. …

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Root Canal Fundamentals

Root Canal Fundamentals

The Root Canal – More Effective and Comfortable Than Ever Before It is true that root canals have a bad reputation, but the fact is that they represent one of the best options to save natural teeth that are otherwise failing. Because of technological advances in dentistry, this procedure is now more effective and comfortable than ever before. It used…

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How Various Beverages Affect Your Teeth

How Various Beverages Affect Your Teeth

Protect your Teeth From Staining, Sensitivity, and Cavities Your teeth take on more pressure than you may think. Almost everything that goes into your mouth has to come into contact with your teeth. Some beverages will make your mouth more acidic, causing sensitivity, staining, or even worse, cavities. Leading a healthy lifestyle and especially taking proper care of your oral…

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Caring for The Oral Health Of New Babies

Caring for The Oral Health Of New Babies

Caring for The Oral Health of Your New Baby Bringing home a newborn baby is a thrilling experience. Before the baby arrives, a lot of details need to be taken care of to ensure that the baby has everything that they need. New parents are usually inundated with gifts for the baby and well-meaning advice from friends and family members.…

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Receding Gums – What You Need to Know

Receding Gums – What You Need to Know

Receding Gums – What you Need to Know If you notice that your gums are pulling away from your teeth or that your teeth look longer than they used to, you may be suffering from receding gums. Other symptoms of this dental problem include gum inflammation or unevenness. Gums usually recede over a relatively long period of time. Keeping a…

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Top Ways to Take Better Care Of Your Teeth In 2020

Top Ways to Take Better Care Of Your Teeth In 2020

How healthy is your mouth? When people plan out their New Year’s resolutions, everyone thinks of eating better or exercising more. But with so much focus on our weight and looks, it can be easy to not give enough attention to other important elements of a healthy body. For example: How healthy is your mouth? Taking care of your teeth…

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