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  • What Causes Teeth Grinding? (And How To Prevent It) - Have you ever woken up in the morning with a stiff jaw and aching teeth? Don’t be fooled – it’s not just your imagination playing tricks on you. It’s actually a common dental concern known as bruxism, or teeth grinding, and it can even happen when you’re awake. Patients that visit our Berwick dental clinic …
  • Dental Problems During Pregnancy - If you are keeping up good dental habits and hygiene then there is very unlikely you will experience dental problems. Regardless your dental care may need to change. There are also a few things you need to keep an eye on because occasionally pregnancy can contribute to some dental issues. The worst-case scenario is that …
  • Wisdom Teeth Removal Fact Sheet - Is that jaw pain driving you up the wall? The thought of getting surgery isn’t exactly appealing but you can’t avoid it forever. Sooner or later you are going to have to deal with your wisdom teeth. In the long run, you’re better off nipping it in the bud. Left too long you can cause …
  • 3 Tips For Managing Mouth Ulcers - Mouth ulcers are small, painful lesions inside your mouth that can make your day to day uncomfortable. They often look like white or yellow dots and can be triggered by stress, injury, poor hygiene and diet. While most ulcers will disappear after a week, if you trigger, aggravate or leave it untreated then there is …
  • Teeth Whitening: Are These 6 Methods Safe? - It’s no secret that the process of teeth whitening is a common procedure. Most people want sparkly white smiles for that extra boost of confidence. And nowadays, with the multitude of teeth whitening options available mostly over-the-counter, it can seem like you’re spoiled for choice. However, there are risks you should know about that come …
  • 7 Lifestyle Factors That Can Affect Your Oral Health - Habits and lifestyle factors can distract us from taking care of our oral health. At the end of the day, we all want a stunning and healthy smile. Sometimes it’s just hard to know what’s the truth with so much informing flying around. Don’t let it overwhelm you! We are going to set the record …
  • All About Dental X-Rays - Dental x-rays are an integral part of your dental checkups that occur twice a year. Yet, it can be a little intimidating to have one taken when you’re not exactly sure what’s going on. With your dentist out of the room, the whole experience might feel a little uncomfortable – not to mention plain weird. …
  • 5 Simple Ways To Manage Your Sensitive Teeth - Tooth sensitivity is a common issue that many of us face. It can be tough or disappointing to avoid foods like ice cream that can trigger your sensitivity. However, knowing more about the causes of sensitive teeth and what you can do to improve your condition is the key to reducing (or even eliminating) the …
  • What Is Restorative Dentistry? - Not sure if you need restorative dentistry? If you are looking to repair and restore your smile then the answer is yes. Restorative dentistry is about returning function and structural integrity to your teeth. It may sound a lot like cosmetic surgery, and in many ways, they overlap. However, restorative dentistry is focused on the …
  • Dentist vs. Dental Hygienist: What’s The Difference? - ‘Going to the dentist’ has now become a phrase we use to describe visiting the dentistry clinic. While most are aware of what a dentist does for us, not as many people know about the other professionals involved in the clinical team. Dental hygienists are one of these members, and actually, it’s more than likely …
  • What To Do In A Dental Emergency - Do you have a dental emergency? Don’t worry, everything is going to be okay. On this blog, we are going through what dental emergencies are and what to do if you have one. What is considered a dental emergency? It’s not always clear what is a waiting matter and what is an emergency. You are …
  • Frequently Asked Questions About Having Braces - Have braces been recommended to you recently? Or, are you thinking of asking your dentist about improving your smile? In the beginning there is a lot of information to process and it can feel a little overwhelming. In this blog we are sharing FAQ about braces and orthodontics to help guide you through the process. …
  • 5 Key Benefits Of Having Braces - Worrying about the look of your teeth is a common concern for most people, hence why they might seek braces. However, there are many other benefits of having braces – especially health-wise. Today, we are going to explore some of the advantages of having braces. 1) Improves self-confidence First and foremost, many people seek braces …
  • All About Cosmetic Dentistry - How our smile looks is something that can greatly affect our self-confidence. From having photos taken to meeting new people, there are a number of situations in which we might be self conscious about the aesthetics of our teeth. In today’s blog, we gain some insight into how exactly one might improve their smile. What …
  • How your Dental Needs Change as you Age - Just like the rest of your body, the health needs for your teeth change over time. The basics stay the same when it comes to your every day dental care, you brush, you floss, you rinse and you visit your dentist once every six months. However, now that you are a little older there are …
  • 3 Common Dentist Myths Debunked - Oral health is so incredibly important, but one of the most integral components of maintaining your health is through going to the dentist- and yet so many of us fear dental trips. At Eden Rise Dental, we decided to uncover the truth. So let’s get down to the bottom of this: why do so many …
  • Why not all toothpastes are created equal   - You only has to walk down the dental care isle at your local supermarket to know the wide variety of toothpastes available. With advanced whitening, advanced clean, advanced fresh, express white, sparkling white, sensitive pro-relief and sensitive multi protection, it’s hard to know where to begin. What are the differences between these toothpastes and other variations? Well, …
  • Creating a designer smile  - Most of us would like to improve something about our teeth – whether it is a whiter smile, less chips, cracks or gaps between teeth, or oddly shaped and sized teeth. When there are several flaws present, the best approach to achieving a designer smiler are porcelain veneers. In this week’s blog, we look at porcelain veneers and what’s involved …
  • Maintaining your plate or mouth guard  - Whether you’re teeth grind, clench or are uneven, there are a variety of reasons why your dentist might make you wear a plate or mouth guard. It is essential that you take care of these orthodontic tools by carrying out routine maintenance to prevent damage and growth of bacteria. In this week’s blog, we discuss …
  • Wonky Smile? Teeth Realignment Options For You - Do you have crooked teeth? For those of us suffering from severely misaligned teeth, there can be negative social consequences. But never fear- there are options for you! Regardless of your realignment needs, there’s something for everyone. In this week’s article, we’ll be running through three major teeth realignment options so that you can keep …