6 easy steps to prevent cavities

6 easy steps to prevent cavities

What is a cavity? A cavity is a hole in the tooth that is caused by bacteria. Decay occurs when plaque (the sticky substance that forms on teeth) combines with the sugars and/or starches of the food we eat. This combination produces acids that attack tooth enamel....
Yikes ! Bad breath!

Yikes ! Bad breath!

It’s Saturday morning.  You roll over and look at your other half and decide to give them a good morning kiss. WAIT!!! What’s been brewing in your mouth overnight? Here’s a question – if we floss and brush before we go to bed and settle down to sleep with a fresh...
Smiles away !

Smiles away !

A healthy smile is the best smile ! The first-ever Crest and Oral-B Great Canadian Smile Survey (online Ipsos Reid poll conducted 8-14 October 2009), found that 57 per cent of Canadians say their smile is important to them, yet surprisingly only 4 per cent follow the...
Which toothbrush is right for you?

Which toothbrush is right for you?

While there is no scientific evidence that electric toothbrushes are better than manual toothbrushes, it’s clear that they are not worse. The majority of our staff use the Oral B Triumph electric toothbrush and have found a decrease in the amount of plaque buildup....