What Comes First Dental Floss or Your Toothbrush?

Taking care of your teeth by flossing and brushing your teeth is critical for great dental hygiene, preventing bad breath, gum disease, and cavities. Most people brush their teeth before they floss but this is actually a mistake, to learn …

Why oral health needs to be a priority for seniors!

Did you know that in Canada 18.5% of our population is seniors and 56% of seniors don’t have dental benefits? Seniors are living longer and healthier and longer lives but the unavailability of dental insurance for seniors is putting them …

Silent But Deadly COVID-19 Stress & Teeth Grinding

Although COVID-19 vaccines have limited the number of medical emergencies, someone forgot to tell our teeth as the stress of the pandemic has created a lot more¬†teeth problems. According to the American Dental Association (ADA) dentists have seen a lot …

Health Issues Caused by Oral Bacteria

Believe it or not, the bacteria hiding in between your teeth and gums, may significantly impact your overall health.  The bacteria most associated with causing periodontal disease (Porphyromonas gingivalis) is now also being linked with other diseases, such as Rheumatoid …

It’s Time to go Back to Your Dentist in London Ontario

At the start of the COVID-19 pandemic in March and April of 2020 dental services fell through the floor by 75 – 79% each month.  The restrictions that were placed on dental clinics led to more severe dental issues, the …

Great Oral Health and Your Risk of Alzheimer’s Disease

The connection between poor dental health and worsening Alzheimer’s conditions is relatively new information with enormous benefits.  Whether you’ve ever known someone with a form of dementia or not this blog is for you.  The risk of cognitive impairments later in …

A Mind Blowing Treatment For Your Gum Disease?

Multiverse shattering information was recently released for those suffering from periodontal disease.  Studies performed with mice where the blocking function of a blood-clotting protein called ‘fibrin’ was regulated showed great results for preventing bone loss, inflammatory disorders, arthritis, and sclerosis!  …

3 Dental Hygiene Tips to Keep Your Mouth Healthy!

Ever since the pandemic began seeing a dentist has become more complicated due to there being fewer available appointments, longer wait times, and provincial guidelines for dental clinics.     If you haven’t seen your dentist for a while it’s even more …

Why does Gum Disease lead to Premature Babies?

Did you know that pregnant women that suffer from gum disease are increasingly likely to give birth to low-weight preterm babies?  According to research from the University of Sydney, even mild gingivitis can cause a premature pregnancy. This news is even …

COVID-19’s Impact on your Teeth Grinding in 2022!

Even before Covid-19 teeth grinding was a serious concern that continues to worsen every day.  Almost, everyone occasionally grinds their teeth at night, but when it becomes a part of your regular sleep routine it can cause severe damage to your …