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Sharing A Toothbrush And Other Bad Bathroom Habits

Accidentally (or not so accidentally) using someone else’s toothbrush doesn’t sound too bad, does it? In fact, habits like these can cause long term oral health problems. Most of us have built our oral health regime based on what others, most likely our parents, have taught us. We may believe that this is perfectly fine …

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Chipped Teeth: What are they and what can you do

Chipped teeth are not exactly a stylish look – especially when they’re obvious and at the front of the mouth. Teeth can become cracked or chipped for a number of reasons; sports injuries, accidents, teeth grinding or even biting into harder foods can cause teeth to crack or break. There are many ways to repair cracks …

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Retainer: How to take care of it?

Retainers: Why do we need them? The “retention” phase begins when braces are finally removed.  The objective of this phase is to ensure the teeth do not regress back to their previous position.  A retainer will be used in order to maintain the improved position of the teeth.  A retainer is a fixed or removable …

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DO and DON’Ts for Students: Dental Edition

Attention teenagers to adults in their 20s. We like to eat. It’s a fact that we don’t try to deny. With more and more aesthetic cafe’s opening up. With Instagram stories full of food posts. With pasta tasting so good. Who can help it? It’s no wonder everyone gains the “Freshman 15” - a phrase used to describe the few extra pounds that college students put on when they first start out university or high school. While there may be obvious general health risks with putting weight on, there’s also many risks to your oral health too. We're here to help you out. Here are some practical Do's and Don'ts to easily apply into your busy schedule.
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Sugar & Your Teeth – 5 Biggest Myths

Sugar is bad for your teeth – this we can all agree on. However, there are a few other popular assumptions that might not be so reliable. We, the Mythbusters from Smiles Unlimited are here to solve all your dilemmas. Let’s break down the most common myths about sugar and your teeth.
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Anxiety from the Dentist? How to confront Dental Phobia

It is not unusual to feel a little apprehensive when a dental appointment is looming. Trust me, we get it. But a dentist visit could mean the difference between health and a lack of health. This is why we tackle dental anxiety head on with these helpful tips.
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How to Naturally Whiten Your Teeth at Home

Whitened teeth are something that almost all of us want, but what if you're worried about harsh whitening products? Try these natural and easy teeth whitening remedies in the comfort of your own home.
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How to treat ‘Mask Breath’

Wearing a face mask in public has become the unexpected new norm for 2020. Unfortunately, are faced with one side effect - mask breath. Here are some tips and tricks to prevent and treat mask breath for a fresher day.
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How can I get my kids to brush their teeth?

Poor oral hygiene has been linked to everything from speech delays to dental pain and infections to diabetes. These are consequences no parent wants for their child. Here are some tried and proven methods that you can apply to get your children to start brushing their teeth without fuss!
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