A Lifetime of Dental Health

2017-04-07T14:59:05-07:00

Our dentists at Delta Dental Clinic have put together this infographic for our patients who want to maintain optimal dental health throughout their lives. Kid-friendly dental care Using a washcloth, gently clean your baby’s gums. This gets your baby used to oral care. Start brushing when the first tooth appears and floss when the [...]

A Lifetime of Dental Health2017-04-07T14:59:05-07:00

Canadians Living With Diabetes Are Susceptible to Oral Health Issues

2017-04-08T01:59:54-07:00

According to the Canadian Diabetes Association, more than 3 million Canadians are currently living with diabetes. This number is estimated to climb to 4.2 million as of 2020. People with diabetes are especially susceptible to oral health problems because of decreased resistance to infection and inflammation. In addition, they are twice as likely to develop [...]

Canadians Living With Diabetes Are Susceptible to Oral Health Issues2017-04-08T01:59:54-07:00

Secondhand Smoke Linked to Increased Risk of Tooth Decay in Children

2017-04-08T01:40:46-07:00

There is a high level of dental caries in deciduous teeth in developed countries; at a rate of 20.5% in children, aged 2-5 in the US and 25% in children aged three in Japan. Traditional methods to prevent tooth decay in young children include sugar restriction, oral fluoride supplementation and fluoride varnish. A new research [...]

Secondhand Smoke Linked to Increased Risk of Tooth Decay in Children2017-04-08T01:40:46-07:00
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