Category Archives: Other Tips

Toothbrushes – which kind is best?

Our last blog we talked a little about how to minimize germs on your toothbrush. But what kind of a toothbrush should you use?  There are many types of toothbrushes to choose from; with choices ranging from small to large … Continue reading

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Toothbrush Advice – Don’t Make Yourself Sick!!

A toothbrush is a great tool to help keep your mouth healthy.  Mouth bacteria have been linked to heart attacks, strokes, pneumonia, low birth weight babies and many other conditions. So removing it is an important part of health prevention. … Continue reading

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Mouthguards – Why Wear Them?

Six Reasons to Wear a Protective Dental Mouthguard 1. Mouthguards Protect Against Fractures One of the most important functions of mouthguards are to keep your teeth from breaking. The mouthguard does this by distributing the stress of the impact to … Continue reading

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Canker Sores – Help!!

Do You Suffer From Canker Sores? A canker sore (or Apthous Ulcer) is a painful form of mouth ulcer.  Canker sores are white or yellow and surrounded by a bright red area. They are not cancerous.  A canker sore is … Continue reading

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What are the Worst Drinks for Your Teeth?

DOUBLE  TROUBLE FOR YOUR TEETH For years most of us have heard about the how much sugar is in soft drinks and how bad they are for our teeth.  Does that mean if we just drink “diet” sodas, that it … Continue reading

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TEETHING – Symptoms and Solutions

Teething can begin early as 2 months of age.  The first tooth, however, does not usually appear in the mouth until about 5 – 7 months.  Some babies sprout their first tooth with little or no problems, while others seem to … Continue reading

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30 Second Dental Lesson!

At Sunningdale Dental Centre, here in London, Ontario,  we don’t just love teeth—we love YOUR teeth. Your teeth, your smile, and your complete oral health are interesting and important to each member of our team.  We know that you will likely never … Continue reading

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