October 25, 2018

Marijuana and Dental health

The Ontario Dental Association in its recent publishing is warning about marijuana effects on oral health. Here is a short read, the bottom line:   First OFF- just like tobacco smoking, it is causing dry mouth, which contributes to an increased risk of cavities, gum disease and eventually, more serious issues like stomatitis – an inflammation of the mouth and lips, or an overgrowth of the gums.  Although people who smoke marijuana don’t generally smoke it as often
Our teeth and gums work hard for us during our whole life,  but as we get older, they need a little extra attention. We have put together this blog post to discuss some of the most common problems among older adults and seniors.  Here we go – The Dental Care FAQ for older adults! 1. Now that I’m older, I can’t get cavities. Right? Wrong. They’re not just for kids. In fact, cavities happen more often
WHAT PROBLEMS COULD POOR DENTAL HEALTH CAUSE? According to the recent studies, the oral health problems have been linked to diseases such as mouth cancer, diabetes, heart diseases, etc. Majority of the people may not realize it but the prevailing oral conditions can severely impact your cardiovascular health as tooth problems and heart disease are interlinked with each other. Some of the conditions that affect your oral health: Mouth Cancer: It’s become a more common
WHEN IS THE BEST TIME TO GET YOUR WISDOM TEETH REMOVED? Have you ever wondered what wisdom teeth are and why they exist? Might have heard people say that when you take your wisdom teeth out, your wisdom is lost! [jokes] Our Team at Smile Doctors is specialized in wisdom teeth extractions and can provide you more information in regards to it. WHAT ARE WISDOM TEETH? Wisdom teeth are the farthest back molars in your
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DENTURES NOT FITTING RIGHT? LOOKING FOR LONG-TERM SOLUTION? Are you always having discomfort in regards to dentures not fitting right? Have you considered getting implants? Our team at Smile Doctors can help you maintain that healthy smile by providing information about dental implants and their benefits. Dental Implants are designed to replicant the form and function of a natural tooth or many missing teeth. Replacing missing teeth with implants provides self-confidence, retains good food habits,
Teeth-friendly recipes for Cinco De Mayo Cinco De Mayo is here! If you’re looking to celebrate it with some teeth friendly recipes without damaging your oral health and dental hygiene routine, fear not we have got you covered! Check out this easy vegetarian bean and cheese taquitos recipe! VEGETARIAN BEAN AND CHEESE TAQUITOS Ingredients: 1 can of black beans (15oz) ½ cup of frozen corn 1 cup grated cheese 1 teaspoon cumin ¼ teaspoon garlic