Category Archives: Sensitive Teeth

The Ultimate Toothpaste Guide

Our Burnaby Dentists from North Burnaby Dental Group provide information about toothpastes on the market, their uses and what to consider when making your selection. Choosing the right toothpaste can be confusing; with so many forms and flavours on the … Continue reading

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How Teeth Change With Age

Over the course of a lifetime, a lot of changes happen with our teeth.  Just as bones, skin and muscles change with age, so do our teeth.  Since teeth are at the front line of our digestive functions, they are … Continue reading

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How does Desensitizing Toothpaste Work?

Have you ever noticed that when eating or drinking certain foods they trigger sensitivity or pain in your teeth?  You might feel a slight twinge, discomfort or shooting pains.   If you experience these sensations then most likely you suffer from … Continue reading

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What Are Receding Gum Lines?

Receding gums, also known as gingival recession are a typically a result of gum disease which causes your gums to have a receding appearance.  This is a condition in which gums shrink, resulting in the roots of the teeth becoming … Continue reading

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Thinks to Consider When Choosing a Toothpaste

Have you ever stood in the toothpaste aisle, overwhelmed by the staggering variety of flavours, colours, and formulations, and wondered just which one is going to be best for you and your family? Promoted as teeth whiteners and breath fresheners, … Continue reading

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What is a Receding Gum Line?

A receding gum line, or gingival recession, occurs when the margin of the tissue that surrounds the teeth wears away toward the end of the root, exposing more of the tooth. When gum recession occurs, the delicate root of the tooth … Continue reading

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Why Are My Teeth Sensitive?

If you suffer from sensitive teeth, you are not alone. Tooth sensitivity is one of the most common complaints among dental patients. At least 40 million adults in the United States are said to have suffered at one time or … Continue reading

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