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For a lot of teenagers and some adults, having braces is just a part of life. If you want that perfectly straight set of teeth and that dazzling smile, braces are a small price to pay. However, braces also mean that certain foods should be avoided as they can cause all types problems for not only your braces but also your teeth. Here are the top ten foods to avoid if you have braces. Gum
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February can only mean one thing – Valentine’s Day! Valentine’s Day provides a great opportunity to reach out to your loved one for that much anticipated kiss, or a great excuse to indulge in all of the great Valentine’s Day treats that are available on this special day. Regardless of your Valentine’s Day plans, make sure to follow the following five dental hygiene tips to keep your breath, teeth and mouth kissable. Fresh Breath! There
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Everyone knows that a beautiful smile starts with proper dental hygiene. The one often overlooked factor of that beautiful smile and proper hygiene is flossing. Everyone knows the effectiveness of proper tooth brushing but did you also know that proper flossing helps combat plaque buildup, stops gum decay and helps fight cavities? We here at Mountain Orthodontics, the highly rated Squamish orthodontist, would like to provide you with this quick overview for proper flossing techniques. Type of Floss Dental
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