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We love educating our community about oral health, so we share informative and interesting blog articles twice each month. Please feel free to follow along, comment, share, and join the conversation!

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Posted July 27, 2020 / Blog, Dental Health, Patient Care
Clark Crawford, DDS

What’s Lurking in Your Saliva?

Saliva. Just the word can conjure an array of images in your imagination. From salivating at a delicious meal to studying Pavlov’s dogs to watching a baseball player spit, life is full of saliva! And that’s a good thing because saliva is very important for oral and overall health. Problems with saliva can lead to […]

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Posted June 13, 2020 / Blog, Dental Health
Clark Crawford, DDS

TMJ: The Root of Your Pain

Temporomandibular joint dysfunction is a really long name… so let’s call it TMJ.  That sounds more familiar—you’ve probably heard it before. Maybe some lingering pain in your chewing muscles and bones even have you wondering if you have it. TMJ dysfunction is sometimes called TMD, TMJD, or TMJ Syndrome, especially if there seem to be […]

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Posted May 27, 2020 / Blog, Dental Health
Clark Crawford, DDS

Sugar: Teeth’s Worst Nightmare

People in the United States eat more sugar than any other country in the world. (Fortunately, we also have some of the best dentists in the world.) You hear it all the time: “sugar rots your teeth.” But is it true? What exactly does sugar do to your teeth and why is it so bad? […]

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Posted March 13, 2020 / Blog, Dental Health
Clark Crawford, DDS

Oral Cancer – Prevention & Early Detection

Cancer is always a scary word. But it doesn’t have to be the last word. Equipped with good information and qualified doctors, you can feel empowered to navigate whatever stands before you or your loved one. More than 5,000 Canadians are currently being diagnosed with oral cavity cancer each year as of 2019. If you […]

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Posted February 13, 2020 / Blog, Dental Health
Clark Crawford, DDS

CariFree®: Oral pH in Balance

CariFree® is a contemporary dental product line that balances the bacteria in your mouth for a healthier pH level. Once the chemical makeup inside your mouth is healthy and stable, CariFree products have been scientifically proven to prevent cavities. They also offer solutions for sensitive teeth and dry mouth, and xylitol gum in addition to […]

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Posted January 27, 2020 / Blog, Dental Health
Clark Crawford, DDS

Packing Mouth-Healthy Lunches for Kids

Breakfast is always being touted as the most important meal of the day—and for good reason! It’s important for families to kickstart their day with nutrients that will help them power through school, work, socializing, sports, homework… does anyone else feel exhausted just thinking about it all? The right foods in your child’s lunch can […]

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Posted December 13, 2019 / Blog, Dental Health
Clark Crawford, DDS

Is My Child’s Oral Hygiene Routine Sufficient?

A child’s happy, healthy smile is a source of pride and joy for parents—and dentists, too! For this reason, you’ll likely spend a good deal of time helping them develop superb oral hygiene routines to ensure they keep their teeth for life. When you’re just getting started, you may have a lot of questions. We […]

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Posted November 27, 2019 / Blog, Dental Health
Clark Crawford, DDS

Buds for Life: Your Tongue & Taste

Full disclosure before your Calgary, Alberta dental team at Calgary Dental Knowledge start dropping knowledge on the muscles in your mouth that are partially to thank (or blame) for the foods you love: we’re hungry as we write this and are envisioning pizza; yummy, savory pizza with cheese that stretches when you grab a slice, […]

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Posted August 27, 2019 / Blog, Dental Health
Clark Crawford, DDS

HPV & Oral Cavity Cancer: What You Need to Know

We love to talk about the fun and interesting sides of oral health, but today, there is something much more serious on our minds. We care about the health of everyone in Calgary, Alberta, and as dental care professionals, we feel it is our duty to educate you on how to be as safe and […]

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Posted August 13, 2019 / Blog, Dental Health
Clark Crawford, DDS

Orthodontic Pacifiers: A Soother on a Mission

Parents face many decisions, even before their baby makes an appearance—but once that bundle of joy arrives, one important choice is whether to use a pacifier. Whether you call it a binky, a soother, a dummy, or something else, babies have a natural reflex to suck their thumbs, fingers, pacifiers, other objects to help them […]

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