Diet and Dental Care: The Best Food for Your Smile

Goodbye Gooey Gums: 6 Ways in Which Overdentures are Superior to Conventional Dentures

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Dentures can give you back the confidence to smile, allow you to chew your food comfortably again and help you protect your remaining natural teeth from becoming overused and worn out. There are also drawbacks to using dentures as a substitute for missing teeth.  Although you can chew while wearing dentures, your chewing efficiency is greatly reduced, meaning biting into tough but delicious treats such as an apple is out of the question.…

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What to Do If Your Child Doesn't Want to Move Up From Baby Toothpaste

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As your child gets older, you may want to change the toothpaste you use to reflect their age. While this may not be a problem for some children, others may resist moving up the toothpaste chain and may refuse to use a new type of toothpaste. What can you do if your child doesn’t want to stop using their baby toothpaste? Check For Flavour Issues Toothpastes designed for older children may have stronger or more pronounced tastes than those targeted at younger kids.…

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Thinking of Braces? Some Questions to Ask Your Dentist

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If you are less than happy with your appearance due to a crooked smile, you may be considering whether or not braces are in your future. What are some of the questions that you need to ask a dentist at your next visit, to make sure that you have the right amount of information? Costing One of the key questions relates to the overall cost. Usually, this is a medium to long-term treatment and therefore the dentist may be able to spread the cost over that time.…

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