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How to Enjoy Healthy Smile for Life

Like you, your dentist wants you to keep a healthy smile for life and this is always possible with good dental hygiene habits. Let’s talk about how you can make sure your smile stays in good condition for the long term. Find a dentist you feel comfortable with. Recommendations are a great way to start [...]

By |2018-03-12T14:49:32+00:00April 12th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

How to Care for Baby Gums and Growing Teeth

The need to take care of a baby’s oral health starts even before their first tooth comes in. Your baby may be incapable of eating solid food yet, but that doesn't make them immune to dental issues. Here are tips to taking care of baby gums and teeth to ensure stellar oral health as they [...]

By |2018-03-12T14:43:57+00:00March 12th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

What Is Dentin and Why Is It Important?

The dentin always gets mentioned when we talk about the tooth enamel. But what is dentin and why is it as important as the latter? What is Dentin? Dentin is one of the four tissues that make up a tooth. The other three are enamel, cementum, and pulp.  Dentin is strong but not as solid [...]

By |2018-03-12T14:42:24+00:00February 12th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

How to Reverse Tooth Decay

Tooth decay may develop because of bacteria feeding on sugar in your mouth. This process produces acids and later on leaves holes on the tooth. These holes are known as dental cavities. Harmful bacteria target food and drinks with sugar or starch but with the help of saliva, along with fluoride, teeth are able replenish lost minerals. This [...]

By |2018-03-12T14:37:51+00:00January 12th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Our Christmas Contest Is Here!

  Our Christmas Contest Is Here! As the holiday season approaches and the celebrations start, we at Rundle Dental thought our small community could share some of that Christmas joy with each other. Post photos of you and yours in whatever Christmas themed fun you are up to. Each photo posted will count as an [...]

By |2018-01-31T16:34:51+00:00December 9th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Which Mouthwash Type Should You Use?

A mouthwash offers temporary fix when brushing or flossing isn't possible. Note, however, that rinsing with mouthwash should not be deemed as replacement for your oral hygiene routine. Mouthrinses offer several benefits. They help remove food particles, clean teeth, slow down the spread of tartar, and even freshen breath. The Mouthwash Type for Your Unique [...]

By |2018-01-31T16:39:11+00:00December 7th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

What are Dental Sealants and How Do They Help

Do you notice grooves on chewing surfaces of your molar teeth? Dental sealants are applied on these areas to prevent tooth decay. These grooves on the molar teeth, also known as fissures, can be tough to clean. Sometimes, they are even narrower than toothbrush strands. This is why plaque loves to hang around in these [...]

By |2018-01-31T16:43:51+00:00November 7th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

How to Help Kids Reduce Sugar Intake

A healthy diet is crucial for kids. When kids are overweight, they run the risk of acquiring serious diseases. Ensuring kids get access to nutritionally-balanced meals will also help protect them from tooth decay. Too much sugar can trigger acid attacks on the tooth enamel. This will weaken the teeth and may also cause cavities [...]

By |2018-01-31T16:48:36+00:00October 7th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Why Teeth Discolour Overtime

Teeth can change colour over time due to various reasons. The discoloration may be extrinsic, caused by stains on the teeth surface. It can also be intrinsic, due to the darkening of the layer beneath the tooth enamel called dentin. Teeth may also lose their usual sparkle due to aging. The outermost layer of the teeth, the enamel, [...]

By |2018-01-31T16:46:42+00:00September 7th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

How to Prevent Tooth Sensitivity

How many times did you turn down coffee and ice cream because they cause sharp pain on your teeth? If you keep experiencing this, then you may have sensitive teeth. What triggers sensitive teeth? When your gums recede, the dentin gets more exposed. Dentin contains thousands of tiny tubes that are connected to the nerve [...]

By |2018-01-31T16:52:38+00:00August 7th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments