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Healthy gums are vital for your overall health. Gum disease is linked to many diseases such as diabetes, osteoporosis, and heart disease. Thankfully, early stages of gum disease are reversible with the right oral hygiene routine, professional dental care, and a healthy diet. Continue reading to find out the 5 best foods you can eat for healthy gums!
Thumb sucking is common in young children. Most kids will stop the habit around two to four years of age, but there are some who keep doing it until they are much older. Past four years of age, parents need to be aware that this habit could alter the alignment of their child’s teeth and jaw.
Continue reading to learn if thumb sucking can cause the need for braces, and how it impacts your child’s smile. We also share tips to help your child break the habit and treatment options available in Mississauga.
Xerostomia, or dry mouth, affects about 65% of people in the world at some point in their lives. If you’ve ever suffered from dry mouth, you may wonder what caused it and how you can treat and prevent it. Continue reading to learn how this common condition can impact you at all stages of your life, and possible treatments available for dry mouth in Mississauga.
What the best age for kids to get a braces consultation? Well, the rule of thumb is, it’s better to be early. Many children will benefit from early preventative orthodontic treatment to reduce the complexity and duration of treatment later on. This blog will discuss the approximate age at which kids should visit us for a free braces consult and why.
Want to preserve your healthy, beautiful smile for a lifetime? Britannia Dental Care shares six simple tips on how to maintain healthy teeth for life.