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Supporting the Healthy Smiles
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Author: Iona Worden Driscoll

Baby teeth- just as important as Adult teeth

Baby teeth development and teething Did you know that before your child is even born his or her baby teeth start to develop? This makes pregnancy an extremely important time to promote your developing baby’s oral health. Baby teeth begin […]

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Fruit and your teeth

We have all seen television ads that show a person eating something that is ‘bad’ for their teeth and then shows how a product can ‘fix’ or protect your teeth. Many of these commercials imply that fruits are an example […]

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White teeth are not necessarily healthy teeth

Teeth are not naturally completely white, and are normally light grey or yellow in colour, and this is perfectly healthy. Teeth naturally get darker with age. Their colour can be affected by the build up of surface stains caused by […]

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Fun with Fluoride

Fluoride can be found in natural water sources, community water supplies, and in many dental products like toothpaste and mouthwash. Fluoride toothpaste helps to strengthen your teeth while brushing removes the plaque, the bacteria that can cause gum disease and […]

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Contact our: Healthy Smiles Coordinator Michelle Clarke (709) 960-0342 healthy.smiles@dal.ca

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