It’s safe to say that no one was expecting the year 2020 to be one of social distancing, self-isolation and N95 facemasks. The Coronavirus pandemic has caused a wave of change in the way we live our everyday life. From working remotely to simply going to the grocery store, it seems as though everyone has been affected by Covid-19, in one way or another.
The holiday season is a wonderful time of relaxing, spending time with loved ones, and indulging on delicious food. For people with braces, however, it can be a tricky time as you navigate between which dishes are safe to partake in and which ones should wait until your orthodontic appliances are removed. Being mindful of which foods are braces-friendly will ensure that you maintain a healthy, beautiful smile during and after braces. Here are some tips to protect and care for your braces this holiday season.
As you’re writing your letter to Santa, it’s tempting to ask for a better smile. This gift is something preteens and young adults ask for, and it’s definitely a big concern for parents. Over the years, orthodontic treatments have become more varied in cost and duration here in Markham, ON. We encourage you to obtain an orthodontic appointment for your child and explore whether there is a problem in need of correction. We want to help your child have a better self-image in 2020!
We had a fun and spooky Halloween and hope you did too! We all enjoy the treats that come with this season, but they can have an impact on your teeth, including your orthodontic treatment. Dental care during Halloween is particularly important, especially if you have braces! You can enjoy the Halloween candy you sought after all night, just be sure to follow our tips to maintain good oral health.