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Dental Health Blog

We believe that educating our patients about their dental health is the key to maintaining a healthy smile between appointments. Below you will find tips and advice from our Winnipeg dentists and team, to help you keep your smile looking and feeling its very best.

What is puberty gingivitis?

Puberty gingivitis is a type of gingivitis that can occur in children during puberty, but it can be prevented. Our Winnipeg dentists explain below the causes of puberty gingivitis and provide tips on how to prevent it.

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What is the difference between a pediatric dentist and a general dentist?

There are many types of dentists who specialize in different types of dentistry, including pediatric dentists for kids and teens. Here, our Winnipeg dentists discuss the differences between pediatric and general dentists and why a pediatric dentist might benefit your child.

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Topical Fluoride: How Fluoride Works

Fluoride is a naturally-occurring mineral that helps strengthen tooth enamel and prevent cavities. Here, our Winnipeg dentists explain how topical fluoride treatments work to protect your teeth.

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When to Start Brushing Your Baby's Teeth

Baby teeth serve to guide healthy adult teeth into place, which makes taking care of them very important. Here, our Winnipeg dentists discuss when to start brushing your baby's teeth and why it is crucial to their health.

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How to Talk To Children About Visiting the Dentist

Those first visits to the dentist can be pretty intimidating as a child. Here, our Winnipeg dentists share some ways you can talk to your children about visiting the dentist so they don't feel as scared.

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How To Teach Oral Hygiene To Kids

Good oral hygiene habits start when children are babies. We explain why it’s important to teach habits early through instruction and reinforce them throughout childhood.

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When should I start flossing my children's teeth?

If you've been wondering whether or not it's time to start flossing your children's teeth, look no further. We get asked this question a lot, so we decided to document this answer for our readers.

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Can Children and Teens Get Their Teeth Whitened?

For a few important reasons, our Winnipeg dentists advise against teeth whitening for children and young teens.

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10 Fun Dental Facts for Kids

If your kids find everything to do with dental health and oral hygiene boring, try telling them some of these fun dental facts to pique their interest!

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Healthy Teeth: Why Starting Early is Key

Preventive oral hygiene is one of the best defenses against tooth decay and other related health issues. In this post, our Winnipeg dentists explain why establishing good dental health care routines early in life is important for your child.

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