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Foaming At The Mouth: Are You Brushing Right?

In today’s post, let’s examine some details about brushing. One key to activating the value of toothpaste is creating foam when correctly brushing. Working up a good foam is achieved by pre-wetting the toothbrush, then attacking at a 45 rather than 90 degree angle. The foaming assists in dislodging food debris from nooks and crannies …

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3 Problems Which May Require A Root Canal

Hello Alberta, let’s talk about the root canal procedure (“endodontic therapy” in dentist – speak). The root canal may be the most cringe-worthy dental treatment commonly done today, but it is important that dental patients in the Leduc, Camrose, and Ponoka areas know what is happening during this anxiety – inducing, though routine, procedure. At …

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Bad Breath Q & A

I’m Tim Mahoney of Timothy G. Mahoney, DDS. Today’s post offers some answers to persistent questions about bad breath. Q. My wife says my breath is awful, but I brush twice a day. Shouldn’t that be enough? A. Bacteria can multiply and stink in hidden crevices that can only be reached with floss. Time to …

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Beating Horrible Halitosis

“My neighbour’s bad breath is scaring me.” Bad breath isn’t just a problem for careful brushers. Your neighbours can spend all day brushing their teeth and still come out with bad breath. But why? I’m Tim Mahoney with Timothy G. Mahoney, DDS. In business since 1983. My specialty is cosmetic dentistry. At Timothy G. Mahoney, …

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Hiccups In Your Dental Routine

The most common times people stop to brush their teeth are morning and night – either before or after breakfast, after dinner, or at bedtime. Common concerns that come with this routine involve hiccups in the schedule, from family life, shift work or exhaustion. Sometimes after dinner isn’t super cut and dried. Many Wetaskiwin families …

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You, Only Better

If you’re looking for the brightest, whitest smile possible but insist that you want it to look natural, Dr. Tim Mahoney can sit down with you and show you how to achieve it. 855-416-4959 Here at Timothy G. Mahoney, DDS we use effective, cost sensitive, cutting-edge methods and tools as we create the best smile for …

Top 6 Ways to Destroy a Beautiful Smile

Be a Builder not a Wrecker. Bacteria are constantly trying to build an empire in your mouth, give it what it wants: juice, soda, chewy candy for the small crevices and hard-to-reach surfaces! Let Acid Rock It! Energy drinks, diet soda, red wine, coffee, tea. Great at staining and wearing away surfaces. The perfect magnet …