We all know eating lots of sugary treats, candy and soda causes tooth decay. That’s a no-brainer. But this deeper dive into the specifics of diet and how it impacts dental health and cavities will be as fascinating to you as it was to me. Most of us believe that once you have tooth decay,… Continue reading Diet and Dental Health
Bleeding Gums This is probably the case with some individuals. There are some days when they want to show some self-love so after brushing their teeth, they floss endlessly. They look for the dental floss, cut up a long string since they seldom do this as they should. When they start to floss in between… Continue reading 4 Signs It’s Time to Schedule an Appointment With the Dentist Immediately
It’s the middle of winter which means it’s peak cold and flu season. No matter how hard you try to protect your kids from these annual illnesses, they still seem to somehow catch them. While having a child with a cold instead of the flu is less of a headache and concern, the discomfort experienced… Continue reading Cough Medicine and Your Child’s Teeth
You have had sensitive teeth before and learned that the pain was due to cavities. However, it has been a few years and the sensitivity is starting to come back. Aren’t fillings suppose to block the pain of decayed teeth? Cavities and Tooth Sensitivity Pain from tooth sensitivity isn’t always the result of cavities, but… Continue reading Why Are Teeth Sensitive After a Filling
Whether you’re wanting to look your best for an upcoming event or job interview or you’re just tired of your yellowed, worn smile, you may have thought about teeth whitening. These whitening products have improved in their effectiveness, ease of use and affordability. There are two main types of teeth whitening: do-it-yourself kits you can… Continue reading Two Types of Teeth Whitening Techniques
The cost of Invisalign treatment is close to that of traditional braces. However, unlike metal or even clear braces, Invisalign clear aligners are removable and practically invisible. This allows you to continue caring for your teeth as normal throughout your entire treatment. Sounds great, but how much will it cost? Below is a breakdown of… Continue reading A Complete Breakdown Of Invisalign Costs for Langley Orthodontic Patients
As long as many of us can remember, daily teeth brushing and flossing and visits to the dentist office every six months were a regular routine, howbeit, one we didn’t particularly care for. We were told at a young age that good oral hygiene was the key in healthy teeth and gums. If proper care… Continue reading Common Oral Health Issues in Older Adults
Your feet are important. They are what make you mobile. While we may often take them for granted, when they are injured or causes us pain and discomfort, we notice them quickly and realize how important they are. It is important to take adequate care of your feet. Like other medical exams, you can check… Continue reading What Is a Foot Self-Exam?
The work of the dentists is never easy without the use of special equipment. Most of the work done by the experts revolves around the diagnosis. Unless accurate diagnosis is done, the treatment will not be beneficial. That is why dentistry relied so much on X-Ray images to identify oral infections and diseases. Despite the… Continue reading What Are the Benefits of Dental CT Scans
Losing a permanent tooth can cause changes to the way a person talks, eats, or how they smile. Before the popularity and availability of dental implants, patients were only able to choose between fixed bridges or a removable partial denture. The problem with fixed bridges and partial dentures is that they wear away at the… Continue reading How Do You Know If You Are You A Good Candidate For Dental Implants?