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On the tip of your tongue….

Posted by on January 13, 2020

Seriously, the tongue? It’s an easy place to miss when brushing your teeth. Few people know about the dangers of the bacteria sitting on your tongue. It’s dark wet and warm, and also the most central space in the mouth. That makes it perfect ...

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New Year, New Resolutions… but Better Teeth

Posted by on January 13, 2020

The new year is the best time to make resolutions, so this year we at Sandhurst family dental are challenging you with two resolutions we hope you’ll follow in the new year to get brighter and whiter teeth.  Dental Resolution #1 – talk to yo...

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Feeling sweet? Give back to charity this season

Posted by on January 13, 2020

It’s the season of giving to those you love. It’s exciting to get a gift from your loved ones. But perhaps this is the year to give back? Oral health organizations may not be as popular as other charitable organizations but let’s learn ...

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The “Right Way” to Brush Your Teeth

Posted by on January 13, 2020

Mornings are busy. Sometimes it may feel like there isn’t enough time to take care of your oral health. In fact, most people don’t even reach the recommended two minutes of brushing, nevermind applying the proper technique. Yes, you read that...

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Stains that Stay

Posted by on October 3, 2019

Beauty standards are pretty unrealistic, even when it comes to our smiles. The classic trope of “pearly white” teeth is not always compatible with our hectic lifestyles. A stained smile will have you questioning everything from your morni...

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The Ultimate Battle Royale! You vs Cavities

Posted by on September 25, 2019

If you have a sweet tooth, chances are you’ve had a “brush” with a cavity or two (see what we did there?).  Even with flossing and brushing regularly, you can still miss the trickier places in your mouth, causing tooth decay over t...

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Sense and Sensitivity: Teeth

Posted by on September 19, 2019

It turns out that feelings and emotions aren’t the only sensitive parts of a person. Your teeth can give you just as much trouble.  It’s a sharp, nagging feeling in your mouth. You can’t quite put your finger on why you’re feelin...

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Think your Breath is Bad? Ask Your Dentist About It!

Posted by on September 8, 2019

We’ve all been conscious of bad breath at one point in our lives. Mints and mini mouthwash bottles have always been hot sellers, but have you ever felt like you’re fighting a losing battle?  Picture this: You’re feeling fresh, your outfit is o...

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Age-Old Debate: First Visit to the Dentist

Posted by on September 1, 2019

Even grown-ups are scared of the dentist, so how is a kid supposed to react? There are many myths that prevent people from bringing their kids to the dentist.  Some think their children are too young, or just don’t have enough teeth. But as far as...

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Sandhurst Summer, Smiles, Salad and Selfies

Posted by on August 25, 2019

Summer is the season for smiles! Which means selfie season is in full swing! With the frigid winters behind us, come the picturesque landscapes, food truck festivals and general good vibes, it’s no wonder that people smile more. This is also around...

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Is Professional Teeth Whitening worth?

Posted by on August 25, 2019

The pros and cons Everybody wants that perfect smile, and you have to admit that you probably go that extra mile when it comes to having a brighter and whiter smile.  Whether you are brushing your teeth three or four times a day, or prefer over the ...

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A Glossary of Common Dental Terms and More

Posted by on August 20, 2019

We’re all guilty of nodding along to conversations with our dentist. They’re using fancy dentist terms and even if we have no clue about what they mean, we nod anyway. Maybe you don’t want to bother them by asking too many questions. But yo...

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