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Athletic Mouthguard’s Protect Our Athletes

If you play a contact sport like football or hockey, you’ll want to schedule a dentist appointment with Dr. Vlahos to be fitted for a custom mouth guard. Our sports dentistry professionals have put together this post to explain how mouth guards help prevent sports...

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Tips to Treat Sensitive Teeth

If you pass on hot or cold drinks because you know they’ll make your teeth hurt, it usually means your enamel (teeth's protective layer) has worn away and your teeth are becoming sensitive. Many of our patients at Dr. Vlahos Dentistry in St. Catharines express...

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Home Remedies for a Toothache

A toothache can bring discomfort to your teeth and the areas surrounding them such as the jaw and gums. Tooth decay, infection, broken fillings, or receding gums are some popular causes of a toothache. If your tooth pain carries on for 2 days or more, it may be time...

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Effective Solutions to Combat Bad Breath

While there is no long-term or permanent solution to bad breath (also known as Halitosis), there are certain habits you can practice regularly to combat bad oral hygiene. Brush your teeth and floss attentively For the best results, make sure to brush your teeth at...

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Are You Suffering from a Dental Headache/Migraine?

You might not expect it, but it turns out your oral health and headaches are often directly correlated. In fact, many of your constant headaches and/or migraines are actually caused by problems that can be treated more effectively by your dentist than your family...

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