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Easing your child’s fear of the dentist

September 11th, 2018|0 Comments

Fear of dentists is all too common among children. It’s also one of the primary reasons that adults fail to get needed dental work done, and these fears can be passed down to children. Helping children to deal with anxiety over being in the dentist’s [...]

Treating toothache

August 24th, 2018|0 Comments

Toothache can be caused by cavities, loose fillings, a cracked tooth, an abscess (a pocket of infection at the gum line), or a sinus condition and until you can see the dentist, you turn to home remedies to provide relief. In these situations, dental cover [...]

Baby’s first dental visit

August 7th, 2018|0 Comments

Dental professionals agree that a child’s first check-up should happen within their first year, when the first tooth erupts. This milestone is usually a trying time for parents as it’s no secret that kids hate the dentist and, as luck has it, teething is a [...]

Why do we develop wisdom teeth?

July 16th, 2018|0 Comments

When man didn't have the luxury of using knives to cut and prepare his food and eating uncooked meat was a norm, chewing these tough, coarse foods required a broader jaw and strong molars. This is widely believed to be why our ancestors needed ‘wisdom [...]

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What is Gingivitis

July 16th, 2018|0 Comments

Gingivitis is essentially the beginning phases of gum disease. It is caused when plaque and bacteria build-up at the base of the tooth and start releasing toxins into the gum tissue. Thankfully, at this early stage, gingivitis is easily treatable and won’t leave any lasting [...]

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What does soda do to your teeth?

May 22nd, 2018|0 Comments

Everyone loves a sugary, ice cold glass of soda on a hot day. It’s refreshing, it’s sweet and in all honesty, it is a guilty pleasure. For the last few years, physicians have warned about the effects of sugary cold drinks on the body, with [...]