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So Many Toothpaste Options! How to Choose?

Toothpaste options galore! Sometimes our patients tell us they just want to buy plain, old, regular fluoride toothpaste. When they are out shopping, there are just too many different types of toothpaste to choose from. We get it! Decision fatigue is … Continue reading

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Custom Nightguards in Vancouver BC from Kits Family Dental

Kits Family Dental offers a couple of different types of custom-made nightguards in long-wearing acrylic plastic. Here are the most common reasons why a patient needs a night guard: To protect teeth during habits such as clenching and grinding. Clenching is … Continue reading

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Kits Family Dental offers Periowave Laser Dentistry – Periowave Vancouver BC

Kits Family Dental now offers Periowave Laser Dentistry treatments! Here at Kits Family Dental in Vancouver, BC, we are constantly working to keep up with the latest advances in dentistry and believe that many of these advances greatly benefit our patients. … Continue reading

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Could Limpets Have the Strongest Teeth on Earth?

Yes, limpets might have the strongest teeth on earth, and, in fact, limpets teeth might contain the strongest biological material ever discovered! If you’re not aware, limpets are a marine mollusks with shallow conical shells and a broad muscular foot, … Continue reading

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What are the Causes of Furry Teeth?

Furry is great for pets, but not so much for teeth! What is the cause of this furry teeth sensation? Let’s just spit it out (pun intended ;-). Usually, if your teeth have that fuzzy, furry feeling, then plaque is … Continue reading

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How to Floss Properly

Ever wondered how to floss properly? Things like how much floss to use, what type of floss is best, how often to floss, and any tips that will make flossing more effective? How To Floss Teeth Let’s start with length … Continue reading

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Kits Family Dental On Partial and Full Dentures

In this post we aim to answer questions we occasionally get about dentures. Some of the questions revolve around things like how much do dentures cost, what different types of dentures are available, questions about full dentures and partial dentures, … Continue reading

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On Strawberries, Hamburgers and Other Foods Good For Teeth – Vancouver Dentist Robin Mak

Did you know that strawberries are great for your teeth? The malic acid in strawberries is a natural astringent that will gently remove surface tooth discoloration. Other high-fibre fruits and vegetables are great on many fronts. As well as a … Continue reading

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Cavities in Children

Learn what causes cavities in children, how to strengthen current teeth, how to re-mineralize small cavities, and how to prevent new cavities. Children love sweets, and often aren’t big fans of brushing their teeth. Combine that with cupcakes at pre-school … Continue reading

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