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How Your Food Choices Affect Your Oral Health

Proper nutrition is essential to maintain healthy teeth and gums. People are consuming a record amount of sugar with the ready availability of soda, sweetened fruit drinks and other fast foods. Maintaining a balanced diet is quintessential to your oral and overall health. Keep reading to learn more about food for healthy teeth and gums.   Why […]

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The Link Between Periodontal Disease and Heart Disease

At our Calgary dental office, our recall and comprehensive exams are designed to ensure optimal oral health. During these exams we check for a number of issues including periodontal disease and oral cancer. Catching early signs of mouth cancer increases the chance of survival and catching periodontal disease early prevents extensive damage to your teeth, gums and even your […]