Helpful Dental Tips For Our Calgary Patients

Care for Your Child’s Teeth

Care for Your Child’s Teeth

Posted in Parent's Corner

Oral care for children has two main components: preventative care at the dentist’s office and preventative care at home.

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Baby Bottle Tooth Decay

Baby Bottle Tooth Decay

Posted in Parent's Corner

Maintaining the health of primary (baby) teeth is exceptionally important. Although baby teeth will eventually be replaced, they fulfill several crucial functions in the meantime.

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Periodontal Disease & Respiratory Disease

Periodontal Disease & Respiratory Disease

Posted in Periodontal

A number of different respiratory diseases are linked to periodontal disease, including pneumonia, COPD, and bronchitis.

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Periodontal Disease & Osteoporosis

Periodontal Disease & Osteoporosis

Posted in Periodontal

A study conducted at the University of New York concluded that post-menopausal women who suffered from osteoporosis were 86% more likely to also develop periodontal disease.

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Periodontal Disease & Pregnancy

Periodontal Disease & Pregnancy

Posted in Periodontal

Researchers have shown that periodontal disease in expectant mothers actually exposes their unborn child to many different risks; particularly if they also happen to be diabetes sufferers.

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Periodontal Disease & Diabetes

Periodontal Disease & Diabetes

Posted in Periodontal

It is well documented that people who suffer from diabetes are more susceptible to developing infections than non-diabetes sufferers. It is not widely known that t periodontal disease is often considered the sixth complication of diabetes; particularly when the diabetes is not under proper control.

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Periodontal Disease: The Mouth-Body Connection

Periodontal Disease: The Mouth-Body Connection

Posted in Periodontal

Research studies have shown that there is a strong association between periodontal disease and other chronic conditions such as diabetes, heart disease, pregnancy complications and respiratory disease.

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