5 Ways to Reduce Your Risk of Embarrassing Bad Breath

Halitosis, more commonly referred to as bad breath, is the result of many factors. Things like enjoying stinky foods, bacteria residing on your tongue, improper brushing and flossing, and poor dental hygiene are just a few causes worth mentioning. Bad breath can be embarrassing, but by following these five tips, you can easily reduce […]

By |May 6th, 2017|Diet, General Dentistry, Oral Health|Comments Off on 5 Ways to Reduce Your Risk of Embarrassing Bad Breath

Compulsive Crunching May Lead to a Cracked Tooth

Are you a compulsive cruncher?
Healthy teeth are strong little structures, but, just like diamonds and marble, they can crack. For those of us with a crunching addiction, cracks to our teeth are a very real risk of those satisfyingly hard, crunchy snacks we love so much. Almonds, popcorn, sunflower seeds in the shell—these snacks […]

By |January 23rd, 2017|Diet, General Dentistry|Comments Off on Compulsive Crunching May Lead to a Cracked Tooth

Four Foods That Whiten Teeth

The options for whitening your teeth and achieving a brighter smile are endless. You can use over-the-counter strips located at your neighbourhood market or even have your teeth professionally whitened at our office with Zoom!. If your teeth are already stained, consider professional teeth whitening to give them a boost.

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By |August 26th, 2016|Diet|Comments Off on Four Foods That Whiten Teeth

Acid Reflux and Your Oral Health

Are you the type of person who needs a cup of coffee to get going in the morning, and enjoys drinking a glass of wine to relax after a long day? Do you love your food spicy or fried? Do you love to eat citrus fruits? Then you may be doing your body harm, […]

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Diet Tips for Better Oral Health

You know that the foods you eat will affect your body in many ways. What you eat and drink can have an effect on your weight, blood sugar, and heart health. Did you know that your diet can also affect your dental health? The best foods for your teeth include those rich in nutrients […]

By |March 1st, 2016|Diet, General Dentistry, Gum Disease, Oral Health|Comments Off on Diet Tips for Better Oral Health

Espresso drinkers and stained teeth…what you need to know!

Recently, I noticed that espresso drinkers tend to have more teeth staining than other coffee drinkers. I was wondering why this happens? After a closer look at the coffee compositions, there is an answer to my question. The dense, reddish-brown foam on top of espresso, is composed of tiny carbon dioxide and water bubble […]

By |April 27th, 2015|Diet, General Dentistry|Comments Off on Espresso drinkers and stained teeth…what you need to know!