Oral health

5 ways green tea is good for your oral health

Could this popular hot drink actually be good for your mouth? Here are five ways green tea may benefit your oral health

What to expect at an oral cancer screening

Here's what to expect at your next dental appointment. Plus, tips for performing an oral cancer self-check

6 simple strategies to prevent cavities

A healthy body has to include a healthy mouth! These tips will help you keep your smile cavity-free for a...

4 foods that are bad for your teeth

Could one of your favourite foods be destroying your teeth?

Root canal treatment: Your questions answered

Whether you're nervous about getting a root canal, or not sure whether you need one, here's what to expect before,...

6 tooth tips for athletes

When you're playing sports, the care of your teeth may require some extra consideration. Here's how to protect your oral...

4 things you should know about tongue health

Oral health is about more than your teeth and gums. Your tongue also needs daily care and checkups

5 steps to choosing a new dentist

Know how to find a new dentist so your oral health remains a top priority

New & Now: June 3, 2011

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Are braces, crowns or veneers right for you?

We all want to flash a picture-perfect set of pearly whites'and thankfully there are procedures available that can help. Here's...

6 ways smoking affects your oral health

Practically everyone knows that cigarettes can have a deadly impact on your body. Here are six ways that smoking is...

Mouth-care tips for new moms

As a new mom, your baby's needs become your top priority. But looking after your oral health can actually impact...

5 foods your dentist wants you to avoid

While it's important to have a varied diet, some food choices are a lot less tooth-friendly than others. Read on...

Quiz: Do you have sensitive teeth?

Suffering from tooth discomfort? Take our quiz to find out if you have sensitive teeth and what you can do...

Quiz: How much do you know about your mouth?

Think you know much about your mouth? Test your oral-health awareness with these multiple choice questions

4 signs you’re brushing the wrong way

Did you know there's a wrong way to brush? Here are four signs you need to improve your technique

Top 10 causes of bad breath

Bad breath is embarrassing, unpleasant and all too common, but do you really know what's causing your bad breath?

The safe way to store your toothbrush

How you stash your toothbrush can affect your oral health. Here's how to store it properly

6 ways to soothe sensitive teeth

Tooth pain can be excruciating, but don't let it rule your life. Here are some expert-approved ways to toughen up...

The oral-care products you really need

Shopping the dental-care aisle can be a confusing experience. Here are some expert picks on what you really need to...