Nutrition and Dental Health

Nutrition and Dental Health

Hi, my name is Connie VanBellinghen at Lambton Public Health. A healthy diet is essential for children’s growth and development but diet also plays a big part in oral health. We all know tooth decay is a bad thing. But what actually causes it? Well, what happens is the billions of bacteria in our mouth […]

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What’s the Best Mouthwash?

What’s the Best Mouthwash?

[Music] the effects of a vegetarian diet on systemic diseases like cancer diabetes and heart disease have been studied and revealed predominately less systemic diseases in vegetarians but they’ve only been a few studies on oral health which I covered in previous videos but what’s the latest in a study of 100 vegetarians compared to […]

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Plant-Based Diets: Dental Health

Plant-Based Diets: Dental Health

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Why Low Fat Diets Are Destroying Your Teeth!

Why Low Fat Diets Are Destroying Your Teeth!

What historical moment would you say has had the most influence on our dental health? The invention of the toothbrush? The dental drill? Water fluoridation? Well what if I were to tell you that it’s been neither of them? Our diet has had the biggest influence on our dental health. When we take a step […]

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Plant-Based Diets: Oral Health

Plant-Based Diets: Oral Health

[Music] two studies were recently published on plant-based diets and oral health what do you think they found well for periodontal disease affecting the tissue surrounding the teeth like gingivitis gum disease one of the leading causes of tooth loss plant-based diet should be protective after all inflammation is now recognized as one of the […]

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