Why Flossing is Actually Good for You

Why Flossing is Actually Good for You

The effectiveness of flossing recently  became the subject of controversy based on findings published by the Associated Press. Essentially, the AP announced that there hadn’t been enough reliable research conducted on the benefits of flossing and the overall effects it has on oral health. Their conclusion? Maybe we don’t need to floss after all.

Electronic Cigarettes: What Are They and How Can They Affect Your Oral Health?

Electronic Cigarettes: What Are They and How Can They Affect Your Oral Health?

Electronic cigarettes are battery-powered devices that heat a cartridge containing a liquid solution to create an aerosol that the user can inhale. This process is called “vaping.” The solutions usually contain nicotine, flavouring agents, a diluent, and various other chemicals. Because the industry is not regulated in Canada, there is no control over the exact contents of the cartridges.

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Why You Should See Your Dentist Before Cancer Treatments

Cancer is one of those unfortunate illnesses that seemingly affects all of us in some way, either directly or through a family member or friend. The impact is significant for cancer patients and their friends and family alike. Before a patient begins cancer treatment, it is crucial to see a dentist, and this article will explain why.