Author: Dentists On Bloor | | Categories: Alzheimers , Brain injury , dementia , gum disease , oral health

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    Its not just your teeth you need to worry about

    We all have been told the connection between gum disease and heart disease but did you know it also has an affect on your risk of developing demetia

    Alzheimer's disease is the most common type of dementia. It is a progressive disease beginning with mild memory loss and possibly leading to loss of the ability to carry on a conversation and respond to the environment. The cause is not fully understood making it hard to treat or prevent

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  • Floss vs Waterpik?

    Author: Dentists On Bloor | | Categories: cavities , floss , gum disease , waterpik

    Blog by Dentists on Bloor

    Poor oral hygiene can lead to gum disease and cavities. The build up of food particles immediately after you eat can lead to plaque and if left alone long enough will harden to tartar.

    Brushing alone with fluoride tooth paste can help but what about the spaces in between? The toothbrush bristle is not small enough to get in between tight spaces so what can you do?

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