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Which Toothbrush is right for you?

Which Toothbrush is right for you?

Friday, October 6th, 2017

Walk into the dental aisle of any drugstore and you are guaranteed to be bombarded by the selection of toothbrushes. Do you choose the cheapest one? After all, you’re just going to use it and throw it out in a couples months anyway. According to Vancouver Dentist and owner of Enhance Dental Centre, Galia Anderson, “You might think it doesn’t matter which tooth brush you use but when it comes time for your annual check up, you may find yourself needing extra procedures that could have been avoided with the right toothbrush.”

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About Oral Surgery

Friday, October 6th, 2017

First of all, keep in mind that the term “oral surgery” includes a lot more than just the mouth. It can also include the chin, upper portion of the neck, throat, checks, and anything else on the lower portion of the face. This includes wisdom teeth extraction, cleft palate correction, teeth pulling, etc. Most of these oral surgeries do require general anesthesia, depending on just how invasive the oral surgery is.

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Causes And Prevention Of Tooth Decay

Friday, October 6th, 2017

According to many people, there is no pain greater than a toothache. The pain brought about by a toothache is so disturbing that it hinders people from performing their regular activities. Most people describe the pain as excruciating and intolerable. Indeed, toothache is one of the most painful things anyone can possibly experience. As such, practically no one wants to undergo the agony brought about by toothaches.
If this is so, how are toothaches prevented then? Moreover, how are these avoided?

Toothaches are generally caused by dental cavities or dental caries. Although toothaches are also caused by gum problems, emergence of wisdom tooth, and an infected dental pulp, the most common cause for such is cavity. Practically almost everybody experiences dental cavity. In fact, dental cavity is very common in approximately 90% of the population. Although not all dental cavities cause pain, like the small ones, unattended cavities usually become bigger and eventually cause pain.
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Why You Should Choose Your Dentist Carefully

Friday, October 6th, 2017

Everyone knows you have to go to the dentist to make sure that your teeth stay in strong and healthy shape. However, most people make the mistake of thinking just any old dentist will do. It is amazing how much thought people will place into a personal care physician, yet how little they give to their search for a dentist. It usually takes one or two painful lessons-either actual physical pain or the kind that occurs to one’s pocketbook-before the average person realizes just how important a good dentist can be.

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4 Reasons Not To Live With Tooth Trauma

Friday, October 6th, 2017

A trip to the dentist is often something that children and adults alike do not look forward to. The thought of placing their health and comfort in the hands of another for such a highly sensitive area of the human body is enough to make anyone a little uncomfortable. Still, the alternative of staying away from the dentist’s office can be far more painful. Broken teeth or problems of the teeth, lips, and gums can take over your life and affect everything from what you eat to the level of enjoyment that you take out of your life each day. There are many reasons not to live with tooth trauma, yet each day, many still torture themselves with the nagging pains that play a role in one’s dental health. Here is why you should buck the trend and not become one of those people.

First of all, dentists are trained to make the experience as comfortable for you as possible. A pro knows how to deal with sensitivity and will make it as easy as possible for you to transition into the dentist’s chair. After all, your continued health is beneficial to you both. Word of mouth is important for how quickly and effectively a dentist can grow his reputation among the area of practice. For quality dentists, Vancouver residents rely more on word of mouth and personal experience than any other reason.
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The Truth About Teeth Whitening

Friday, October 6th, 2017

Have you ever wondered why a lot of people seem to hide their smile?

Indeed, nothing beats a genuine beaming smile. But hey, something seems to be wrong with that beaming smile. Could it just be your eyes, or it there really some sort of discoloration on those seemingly perfect teeth?

A lot of people may not know this, but healthy teeth are a crucial aspect in a having a healthy and successful life. This may sound harsh, but great oral care can attribute to self-confidence and is a leading factor when making a first impression. Sadly, first impressions last; thus it is always important to make a great first impression. Whether you like it or not, the teeth are the frontrunners of your face. Every time you open your mouth, either to smile or to speak, the teeth always show off. Thus, when something seems to be wrong with the teeth, it makes people lose their confidence most especially when they speak, or even just smile.
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Wisdom Teeth Extraction Recovery

Friday, October 6th, 2017

Getting one’s wisdom teeth removed can be a trying and painful experience without proper care and attention. To prevent long term infection and gum disease, you should take care of problems with wisdom teeth early in order to prevent greater pains later in life when your body is not as equipped to handle it. The first thing that you should do when you notice pains in your temples or teeth or the base of your skull is schedule an appointment to have your teeth looked at and X-rayed in order to determine whether extraction is necessary.

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Wisdom Teeth Extraction Complications

Friday, October 6th, 2017

Wisdom teeth can cause a lot of pain and problems if not dealt with properly. There are many types of complications related to wisdom teeth extraction. Such complications may become severe enough to require lengthy treatments, which can be cumbersome and even costly.

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Do you need a Family Dentist?

Friday, October 6th, 2017

Do you know that dental health is something that should not be neglected?
More than anything else, dental health should be treated as a priority. Smiling can be a very important part of our life. However, a number of oral diseases can be pretty devastating. These diseases can cause pain and discomfort. As such, everyone should be concerned about their teeth and how to properly care for it.
In choosing a dentist, it is essential that you feel comfortable with the person. It is also advantageous if the dentist that you choose takes care of the rest of your family members as well. Thus, rather than getting a personal dentist, it is more practical to choose one for the whole family.

A family dentist is one who values the smile of the whole family. He knows which foods are hazardous to the teeth. Moreover, a family dentist gives advises on the proper oral care and hygiene, as well as preventive practices.
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Brushing your Teeth can Become a Challenge: Part 2

Friday, October 6th, 2017

From gum disease, enamel erosion, and gingivitis to crowded teeth, poor dental fillings, problems with wisdom teeth, and even orthodontic treatments, there are controllable and uncontrollable factors that can make brushing your teeth a challenge. In the second part of this article discussing said challenges, we will switch the focus to those factors that are beyond the control of the individual. Still, regardless of the reasons that brushing your teeth is difficult, maintaining proper dental hygiene is an important component in your overall health.
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