Flossing – Do I Have To???

Flossing – Do I Have To???

The CDA reports that while 73% of the population brushes twice per day, only 28% are regularly flossing. Could this be due to the (highly inaccurate) report back in 2016 that flossing was not beneficial to your oral health? Or is it just because most people hate the feeling of string wrapped around the fingers and two hands trying to maneuver the floss between the teeth? 

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Diabetes and Oral Health – There is a Link!

Diabetes and Oral Health – There is a Link!

Have you or a loved one been diagnosed with Type II Diabetes? If so, you should know that there is a link between diabetes and gum disease. In fact, diabetes and gum disease often go hand in hand. If bacteria in the mouth reproduces unchecked, it causes inflammation.

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Missing Teeth – What Do I Do Now?

Missing Teeth – What Do I Do Now?

There are many reasons you may at some point find yourself missing a tooth or more than one tooth. You may have had an accident, gum disease or a very deep cavity that has caused the loss of a tooth. Not to worry, we are here to help you navigate tooth replacement options to come up with the best solution for you.

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First Dental Visit! What to Expect.

First Dental Visit! What to Expect.

What an exciting time! Your child is ready to go to the dentist! The Canadian Dental Association recommends children are seen by a dental professional within six months of the eruption of their first tooth, or by the age of 1 year. Now you may be thinking “there is no way my child will sit still for a dental appointment”!

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My Tooth Hurts! Is it an Emergency?

My Tooth Hurts! Is it an Emergency?

We have all been there, and there is nothing quite like the pain of a sore tooth to affect your day-to-day living.  But is it an emergency?  Here are some signs and symptoms to look out for that will give you an indication that you need to come in right away!

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The Oral Health – Systemic Health Connection

The Oral Health – Systemic Health Connection

Everyone knows that you go to your dentist for any mouth related issues and to your family doctor for everything else, but did you know that the two are directly linked?  You might be very surprised to learn that your oral health will most certainly have an impact on your overall health!

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Final Installment Of “2 Truths And A Lie”!

Final Installment Of “2 Truths And A Lie”!

Last week was the final week of our social media contest. We have our newest member of the team up! Martha was very enthusiastic about coming up with her 2 Truths and a Lie. This was the last chance for anyone to get a point towards the $100 Keg gift card! Here we go! Which is the lie?

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Week 4 of “2 Truths and a Lie”

Week 4 of “2 Truths and a Lie”

We are halfway through our contest, which means you still have 3 chances to earn points towards winning the $100 Keg Giftcard! Remember how to play? One of our team members will give 3 statements about his or herself. One will be a lie! Your job is to head on over to Instagram or Facebook and choose which is the lie by commenting on the post.

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