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Oral Health

12
Aug

How regular dental care saves you time and money

Has it been a while since you visited the dentist? Perhaps you only ever feel the need to go when you think there is a problem? If so then you are missing a trick. Regular preventative dental care, combined with a good oral hygiene routine at home, will help you to save money and time and could even prevent you from experiencing dental pain. Read more

20
Jul

Did you know gum disease can affect your general health?

More people are becoming aware, but we’d like to continue spreading the message! Unfortunately gum disease is quite prevalent, and data collected by Statistics Canada between 2007 and 2009, shows that more than one fifth of the adult population who still have their teeth have had, or still have moderate to severe gum disease.
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23
May

Improving Your Smile: Even Small Changes Can Make a Big Difference

Improving your smile is increasingly on people’s radar, and for good reason. Cosmetic dentistry can make a huge difference to the appearance of your teeth. You can improve your smile without spending a fortune. Tsawwassen Place Dental works with patients to make sure their smile makeover fits into their budget.
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22
May

How to give yourself the power of a whiter smile

There is something about a bright white smile that is automatically appealing, perhaps because it conveys a sense of youthfulness and general good health. Read more

22
Mar

Are Your Food Choices Affecting Your Family’s Dental Health?

Trying to provide your family with healthy and nutritious foods can be hard at times and especially if you have some picky eaters. You probably try to make food choices that are great for overall health, but have you considered their possible effects on oral health? Read more

22
Feb

Does it matter if your child still sucks their thumb?

Lots of infants and little children will suck a thumb or finger, and it is a perfectly natural habit that can help relieve anxiety and which provides comfort. Often, a child will suck a thumb when they are tired or upset or when they are bored. Read more

22
Jan

How Dental Sealants Could Help Your Child

Preventative dentistry is vital for everyone, at all ages. In those critical formative years of childhood, it’s especially important for children to get a good foundation of dental care. We strive to help every child grow up with strong, healthy and cavity-free teeth. Dental sealants can be a valuable part of any preventative dental plan. Read more

4
Dec

Why Root Canal Therapy is a Good Thing

If those holiday beverages are hurting because of hot or cold sensitivity, you might need a root canal. But contrary to the way we usually react to that news, it’s nothing to be worried about. Root canal therapy is a treatment that some people might initially feel nervous about receiving, only to realize these fears are unfounded. In fact, root canal treatment is a good thing because it is the only way to preserve and protect a tooth badly damaged by infection or trauma. Read more

19
Nov

Expecting a baby? Here’s how pregnancy affects your dental health

If you are planning a new addition to your family, congratulations! You have almost certainly seen your doctor for care and advice, but have you considered how pregnancy affects your dental health? Here is some helpful information. Read more

24
Oct

What to do if your child is afraid of the dentist

Dental fears and anxieties are genuine, and a visit to the dental clinic may seem especially scary for a young child. As a parent, you may be wondering what to do if your child is afraid of the dentist. Read more