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Is Your Child Suffering From a Dry Mouth?

Is Your Child Suffering From a Dry Mouth?

Is your child complaining about an uncomfortably dry mouth? If so, he or she is likely dealing with the irritating effects of xerostomia. Xerostomia occurs when your mouth lacks enough saliva to keep itself thoroughly wet and moisturized. Here are some of the common causes of xerostomia and some of the best ways to combat […]


Four Reasons Why You Should Floss Every Day

Four Reasons Why You Should Floss Every Day

Our mouths are something we use every day, so taking care of it should always be a top priority. Taking care of your mouth means you should routinely brush, floss, use mouthwash, and even visually check the appearance of your mouth for anything out of the ordinary. Believe it or not, one can tell a […]


Shields Up! How Dental Sealants Protect Your Teeth

Shields Up! How Dental Sealants Protect Your Teeth

We’ve all seen those space action movies where there’s an epic battle between spaceships. The tiny one-person fighters are zipping around the planet chasing each other while the two behemoth ships launch lasers and missiles at each other. Inevitably, at some point in the fight, we’ll see the captain of one of those ships on […]


The Top Five Kids Dentistry Myths Debunked

The Top Five Kids Dentistry Myths Debunked

As one of the most popular dental offices in Calgary, we often hear parents and children ask us if something they’ve heard on TV or read online is true. Most of the time, what they’ve heard or read is not true. They are myths that continue to spread despite dental experts sharing research and statistics […]


11 Tips for a Healthy Mouth

11 Tips for a Healthy Mouth

If you want to keep smiling with a healthy and well functioning set of pearly whites, follow these easy tips to help you keep your teeth healthy. 1. Brush at least twice a day. The best time to brush teeth is at the start and end of each day or after meals. Choose a toothbrush […]


Common Dry Mouth Causes in Adults

Common Dry Mouth Causes in Adults

Having a dry mouth can be uncomfortable, but you can usually solve this problem by drinking water. However, xerostomia, a condition that causes sufferers to experience constant dry mouth, does affect some of the population. Many of the causes of xerostomia are relatively benign, but it can be a cause for concern in certain situations. […]


Reasons to Visit the Dentist in Winter

Reasons to Visit the Dentist in Winter

We know that the cold winter weather and dry air wreak havoc on the skin. Did you know that these weather conditions can also facilitate dental problems? Being aware of these winter dental woes, as well as how to combat them, will help to keep your mouth healthy in the cold, and avoid the tooth […]


How to Clean Your Teeth When You Don’t Have a Toothbrush

How to Clean Your Teeth When You Don’t Have a Toothbrush

You’ve spent all week preparing for your vacation. You wrote a checklist, triple-checked your luggage, and brought all of your toiletries in the recommended 3.4oz containers. After hours of sitting in a plane, you finally arrive at the hotel, open your suitcase, and––gasp––realize that you forgot your toothbrush. The hotel doesn’t have any and no […]


Halloween and Your Teeth

Halloween and Your Teeth

It’s a great time of year––the holidays are coming up, everything’s getting more festive, and the food is delicious! Those are all great things, but it is important to always take your health into consideration, while still enjoying yourself. October is a month notorious for its sweet treats; candy, caramel apples, and goodies galore! Even […]


Tips for Keeping Your Toothbrush Clean

Tips for Keeping Your Toothbrush Clean

If you know how important it is to practice good hygiene, you most likely brush your teeth at least twice a day. However, you could be inadvertently harming your teeth if you aren’t keeping your toothbrush as clean as it could be. Many people leave their brushes exposed to harmful bacteria, which may have a […]


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