Preventive Dental Hygiene

/Preventive Dental Hygiene

Our comprehensive section on ORAL CARE deals with a variety of important topics from how to care for your toothbrush to the ingredients of toothpaste. Is Organic REALLY that much better for you as opposed to the popular brands ? We also get into how to brush and floss with the right technique. We know that you’re careful where your oral health is concerned. That’s why our pages on oral care are a must-read for you and every member of your family.

Chewing your way to Oral Health

If you go to almost any country on earth, you'll come across people of all ages working their jaw muscles and gums, as they chew their favorite brand of [...]

Chewing your way to Oral Health 2017-11-08T22:23:19+00:00

Cavities – Get to Know Your Oral Health Foe

There's no doubt about it, cavities are a nuisance that we can all do without. Having even a small cavity can impact our day to day lives. No matter [...]

Cavities – Get to Know Your Oral Health Foe 2017-11-08T22:39:36+00:00

Dental Care for Seniors

It has been an established fact that our body will slowly degenerate as we age. This is part of the cycle we call 'life'. Aside from the wrinkles [...]

Dental Care for Seniors 2017-11-08T22:40:51+00:00

Caring for Your Gums

We're always told that we need to care for our teeth, ever since we were kids. However, we shouldn't forget our gums - after all, they're just as [...]

Caring for Your Gums 2017-11-08T22:41:26+00:00

What is the Proper Way to Floss?

Most people consider flossing as an alternative to using a toothpick. The misconception is that it is only done to remove large particles of food that get stuck [...]

What is the Proper Way to Floss? 2017-11-08T22:53:18+00:00

What is Fluoride and Why Do We Need It?

Fluoride—the earth’s 13th most abundant element—is found naturally in soil, plant life and processed foods. Fluoride has been added to our tap water since the 1940s to prevent [...]

What is Fluoride and Why Do We Need It? 2017-11-09T19:28:30+00:00

How to Conquer Your Fear of the Dentist

If you break into a cold sweat just thinking about a trip to the dentist, you’re not alone. There are many, many people who’ve had horrible experiences at [...]

How to Conquer Your Fear of the Dentist 2017-11-09T19:37:24+00:00

Why You Should Visit Your Dentist Every Six Months

For most of us, scheduling a routine dental check-up is probably a daunting task while considering the million things we have to do outside of just work. Just [...]

Why You Should Visit Your Dentist Every Six Months 2017-11-09T19:40:19+00:00

What is your Dentist Looking for During a Check-Up?

During a visit, dentists will perform a thorough examination of your teeth, gums and mouth to help identify any potential signs of disease or tooth decay. The dentist’s [...]

What is your Dentist Looking for During a Check-Up? 2017-11-09T19:40:29+00:00

Should You Use an Electric or a Traditional Toothbrush?

When electrically powered toothbrushes were introduced in the 1960s they turned out to be ineffective, and prone to mechanical failure. During the years that followed, they tended to be [...]

Should You Use an Electric or a Traditional Toothbrush? 2017-11-09T19:43:27+00:00