The upcoming school year is just around the corner, which means it’s a good time to think about your kids’ choice of snacks and how they affect their teeth. You should also keep the following tips in mind to help your kids maintain optimal dental health this school year.
Just the mention of bad breath is enough to elicit a negative response from most people. Everyone has experienced this unfortunate reality, both in their own breath or in the breath of others. Bad breath is an outcome that has a simple cause, and the good news is that it is a problem with a simple solution.
A pregnancy is a time of excitement for a family! Pregnant women want the best for their child and are often confronted with an overwhelming volume of advice on what they should and should not be doing during their pregnancy. Some of that advice pertains to dental care, and the team at Brewery District Dental would like to present the following information to clarify the importance of seeking routine dental care during the later stages of pregnancy and while nursing.
Many readers may be aware of an increased interest in homemade toothpaste and are curious about whether the trend is something they would like to try. There has been a definite increase in moving away from products with artificial ingredients and additives in recent years, and more and more people are looking for ways to improve the quality of the products that they use in and on their bodies.
Summer has finally arrived, and that means it is time to head outside and enjoy sunny days and warm breezes. For many of us, summertime memories are shaped by favorite seasonal treats. After all, who doesn’t look forward to that first big slice of watermelon or a taste of homemade ice cream? However,
Whiter teeth can improve the attractiveness of your smile and help you look younger (teeth typically become yellowed or grayish as we age). Teeth whitening is a very popular cosmetic dental procedure, and you have the option of in-home treatments or treatments provided only by your dentist. However, there are several differences between the two options.
There are several DIY projects that you can complete with just a little time and effort, but do it yourself braces should not be one of them. Other than flossing, brushing, tongue scraping and perhaps using a gentle whitener is the only DIY dental treatments and oral health care you should do. Attempting to do your own dental care is downright dangerous.
Teeth grinding affects more than 40 million people nationwide. It has been estimated that 30% of all children ages 3-13 also grind their teeth. Although bBruxism may seem like nothing more than an annoying habit, it can have a detrimental effect on the health of your teeth. Often resulting in broken teeth,
February is National Children’s Dental Health Month, which makes this a great time to go over important oral care tips for kids. Following these tips on a regular basis helps ensure that your children’s teeth and gums stay healthy, and lowers their risk of cavities and other oral heath problems.
When the winter season arrives, Jack Frost may be nipping at more than your nose this year. If the New Westminster chilly weather seems to bother your teeth more than seems reasonable, the cold temperatures may be exposing some underlying problems. Cold-induced tooth pain can be caused by hidden issues like old fillings,