Water Fluoridation in Calgary

What is fluoride? Fluoride is a mineral found naturally in our water, air, food and soil. In low concentrations, fluoride in drinking water prevents dental cavities and improves oral health. In Canada, the recommended amount of fluoride is 0.7 mg/L in drinking water. This has been shown to be the effective therapeutic [...]

2018-11-02T15:55:06+00:00November 6th, 2018|News|0 Comments

An Update On Oral Cancer

According to a new study released from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Oropharyngeal Squamous Cell Carcinoma (SCC) is now the most common HPV-associated cancer in the United States. This report looked at the incidence of HPV associated cancers from 1999-2015, and found that while the cervical cancer incidence is decreasing (in [...]

2018-10-12T11:35:06+00:00August 29th, 2018|Health, News|0 Comments