Category Archives: Aging Teeth

When Should Fillings Be Replaced?

Dental fillings are intended to restore or replace the tooth structure that has been lost to decay. These fillings may remain functional for many years. However, constant pounding from eating and drinking, particularly from clenching and grinding may be a … Continue reading

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Why Does Tooth Enamel Thin With Aging?

As we age, changes occur in our body.  There are many physical signs of aging that are easy to spot; our skin loses elasticity, wrinkles form, our hair thins out and loses colour.  There are however, certain signs of aging … Continue reading

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Vitamins and Minerals That Benefit Your Mouth and Teeth

A healthy mouth and strong teeth can result from a combination of good oral hygiene and a well balanced diet that is rich in vitamins and minerals.  Just as our bodies need good nutrition and nutrients to promote overall health, … Continue reading

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Burnaby Dentists Explain – What Are Craze Lines?

If you notice thin vertical lines in the front of your teeth, most likely these are craze lines. Craze lines are visible cracks in the enamel of the teeth and develop over time from years of using our teeth.  The … Continue reading

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