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Does Dental Education Differ in Different Canadian Provinces?

Dear Eva Grayzel, Carly went to see her dentist last September when she noticed a small lump on her tongue.  Her dentist gave her an ointment and said ‘come back in 2 weeks.’  After two weeks it didn’t go away so the dentist said ‘try it for another week’.  After the 3rd week…..it didn’t resolve so she was referred to …

Overall Health and Oral Health Intertwined

Failing to brush and floss regularly can lead to bleeding gums. When gums bleed, more than 700 types of bacteria and fatty plaque have direct access to the bloodstream. Here are some health problems related to poor dental hygiene that can become life-threatening: HEART DISEASE:  Plaque encourages the clotting and blockages that raise your risk of heart disease and even …