8 reasons to love clear aligners

8 Reasons to Choose Clear Aligners Over Metal Braces

Have you been putting off getting your smile straightened because you’d rather not be seen with metal brackets and wires all over your teeth? Traditional braces can take years to successfully straighten your smile – all the while you are dealing with eating restrictions, the endless struggle of brushing and flossing around all those wires, […]

The Ethics of Water Fluoridation

Water fluoridation is known to be one of the greatest public health and disease preventive measures of all time. Its greatest documented benefit is that, by reducing caries, tooth structure is preserved and much pain, infection, tooth loss and restorative treatments are prevented. Water fluoridation protects everyone and is easy to deliver, safe, equitable and […]

Controlling Bad Breath and Preventing Gingivitis

Bad breath can result from poor dental health, and can be made worse by the types of foods you eat and other unhealthy lifestyle habits, such as smoking. A good oral health routine involves brushing and flossing daily as well as regular dental check ups. Without taking these simple steps, food particles can remain in […]

– Exposure to Fluoride –

There is currently a debate underway regarding the appropriate levels of fluoride that are being consumed by Canadians. For those of you that are unaware, fluoride is a natural mineral that is proven to have a positive effect on oral health by making teeth more resistant to decay. It can be delivered in many ways, […]