Month: September 2018

Dealing with Dental Paranoia

Dealing with Dental Paranoia

How many times have you come across those who are spectacularly scared of braving a visit to the dentist? The thought is understandable - there's something incredibly weird about allowing an external entity (here, the dentist) to poke around inside your mouth with all those scary looking dental equipment. But, while we can understand the concept of dental paranoia, we...
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Surprising foods that are actually good for your teeth

Surprising foods that are actually good for your teeth

‘You are what you eat' said the young man to the wise man, in response to ‘you are what you wear’. Although there’s merit to what the wise man says, there’s more scientific truth to what the young man is saying. What a man eats affects the way his body reacts or works. The people who eat healthy foods with...
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Stop Teeth Grinding by Lowering Stress

Stop Teeth Grinding by Lowering Stress

The fast-paced life that everyone is leading leaves them with a fair deal of stress for a variety of reasons. Waking up unwillingly in the morning when you haven't had enough sleep to head to work, only to get stuck in traffic while you’re trying to make it there on time, only to get there late to face the wrath...
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What Does Smoking Marijuana do to Your Teeth

What Does Smoking Marijuana do to Your Teeth

On the 19th of June this year, the Canadian Senate approved the Bill C-45, which decriminalizes marijuana and approves a controlled sale of recreational marijuana. Medical marijuana was, however, already legal in Canada, the bill makes access to marijuana easier for non-medical users. The popularity of marijuana has kept on growing internationally in the last 5 years and so have the...
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Vaping and its Effects on Oral Health

Vaping and its Effects on Oral Health

A smoker isn’t oblivious to the great dangers of smoking cigarettes. But, that still doesn’t mean a smoker is willing to give it up just yet. Giving up nicotine is too hard and too stressful. Most nicotine users who strive to quit or perhaps reduce their daily nicotine intake invariably turn towards such alternatives as vaping for lesser damage to...
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What Type of Mouthguard should You Use

What Type of Mouthguard should You Use

A mouthguard is commonly used for contact sports such as boxing, football, etc. to protect your teeth. A severe blow to your mouth while playing can cause your tooth to chip or break. You may also experience severe pain and bleeding on account of the injury to your soft tissues (cheeks, lips, and tongue). Therefore, to prevent any injury to...
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