Manual Or Electric?

Every time you see your hygienist they will ask you: how many times a day are you brushing? Are you using a manual or electric toothbrush? Pretty standard questions now days, but back in 1498, the question was whether or not your toothbrush handle was made of bone or bamboo! …

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Periodontal Gum Disease

Periodontal gum disease, sounds scary right? Good thing it’s preventable and can be controlled! 3 out of 4 Canadians suffer from some form of periodontal gum disease, which is the leading cause of tooth loss for people over 35.  Periodontal diseases range from simple gum inflammation, to serious disease that …

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Your Toothbrush Doesn’t Need A Cap

The common practice of placing a cap on your toothbrush is actually more detrimental because bacteria favor the moist environment. Can you say reproduction sanctuary? It is said that the best way to store your toothbrush is in an upright position so that gravity can do its job, the bristles …

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