Posts tagged with «okotoks general dentist»

Frequently Asked Dental Questions

Frequently asked dental questions How can I improve the whiteness of my teeth? While at the drugstore you will find an array of teeth whitening products, you should first know that purchasing a whitening product may not the best or quickest solution. You should be aware of the foods you are eating and the medications […]

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Top Tips for beautiful teeth and gums

Top Tips for beautiful teeth and gums I bet you are positive you brush your teeth and gums correctly every day. Really, how could you not be? You’ve been doing it for how long? It’s a no-brainer! Maybe because it’s such a “no brainer” we tend to skip the most important steps. The results of […]

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Teens and their teeth = self image & confidence

Teens and their teeth = self-image & confidence There are a number of common dental concerns that occur in teens. From oral hygiene issues to crooked and crowding teeth, from cavities to wisdom teeth pain, preventative care and early detection can make these common problems much easier to deal with and solutions faster for your teens […]

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Best and worst treats for your teeth

Best and worst treats for your teeth As Halloween quickly approaches, your little ones are probably preparing their costumes, decorating with orange and black, and highly anticipating the evening to go “trick or treat-ing.” The great news about Halloween is that kids (and parents) get candy! The not-so-great news about Halloween is that kids get […]

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Toothbrush Mistakes That You Are Probably Making

Toothbrush Mistakes That You Are Probably Making   Because proper oral hygiene is such an important aspect of your overall health, it would make sense that your toothbrush also plays an important role.  Brushing twice a day with the wrong toothbrush, or one that is overdue for replacement, is not doing you any favors.  Here […]

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Helping kids with special needs brush their teeth

Helping kids with special needs brush their teeth Sometimes, it’s an uphill battle getting any kid to brush their teeth, but encouraging children who have special needs can pose unique challenges.  And because of ongoing oral-motor issues, spitting out water is a challenge. Often parents are so overwhelmed with all the other simple duties of […]

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Stop your bad brushing habits

Stop your bad brushing habits The first teeth cleaners date back 3500-3000 BC. The Egyptians were one of the first civilizations to have created ancient oral brushes by fraying the tips of twigs. The next civilization on the list to have made early toothbrushes were the Chinese in 1600 BC., the chinese used aromatic chewing […]

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