High Risk Kids need High Risk Dental Care Video-the importance of customized care for prevention of oral disease.

High risk kids need high risk care. Cavities can be prevented with customized dental care.  Kids and cavities. Tooth decay is one of the most common preventable illnesses in children. Cavities are a symptom of systemic imbalance. Development of cavities is also contributing to poor health, poor sleep, poor nutrition and pain. There is no […]

READ MORE

We are open and prepared to protect and support your family. Red status does not affect regulated health professions we are continuing to provide safe and effective oral health care.

 We are open to client care and continuing to protect and support your family and ours. The state of emergency or red status does not affect regulated health professions. We are equipped to provide ALL dental hygiene services safely. I know things have been uncertain and continue to change everyday. If you have questions about […]

READ MORE

Acid and Your Oral Health-Maintain a Healthy pH in Your Mouth

Acids and Your Health Managing your oral pH is essential for a healthy mouth, good digestion and effective immune function. I am now seeing erosion in adults and children as often as I see tooth decay. Which is way too often. An acidic oral environment can be more dangerous to your teeth than sugar and […]

READ MORE

Trick or Treatment? Keep those smiles cavity free with these tips.

Halloween may look different this year…but it is still associated with many sweets. We can help keep you and and your family safe from cavities. Whether you are choosing to take part in the traditional way or try something a little different the health unit has some great tips on how to celebrate safely. Let’s […]

READ MORE

Toothpastes for Sensitivity-Do they work? What are your options.

Toothpastes for sensitivity. Do they work? What are your options? Are some better than others? There are many toothpastes that claim they help with sensitivity. And many can be effective. First let’s look at the active ingredients that manage tooth sensitivity… Potassium Nitrate Sodium fluoride Stannous Fluoride Arginine Calcium Phosphorus Hydroxyapatite These are some options […]

READ MORE

Drink water for a Healthy Mouth-It’s important to stay hydrated.

Hydration…drink more water! You hear it over and over. I am a Registered Dental Hygienist and I help people prevent tooth decay and disease naturally. I ask all of my clients about hydration as part of your oral health assessment. Nine times out of 10 when I ask my clients how much water do you drink […]

READ MORE

We Have New Summer Hours Starting July 6th-Yes we are open!

We have updated our hours for the summer. This change takes place as of Monday July 6th/2020. If you have an appt scheduled outside these times we will be in touch to adjust your visit. This is to better accommodate the new way we will be scheduling appts to better protect our clients and our […]

READ MORE

We have a new online store. Your source for all your green and clean personal care products.

Embrace Dental Hygiene has always sourced and offered all natural, green and clean personal care products to support our family and our clients. We’ve found many all natural products that align and compliment Jen and Embrace Dental Hygiene’s philosophies. Now you can find these amazing North American products online. Our focus is always on products […]

READ MORE

When should my little one’s first dental visit take place? Earlier visits for children prevent disease.

Caring For Little Smiles-When should the first dental visit take place? When should your little one’s first dental visit take place? Between 6 mths and 1 year of age when those pearly whites start to come in. I am a mom and a dental hygienist. My kids health and well being comes first always. Poor […]

READ MORE

Online Consultations for Dental Health-Get Help From Embrace Dental Hygiene Without Leaving Home-Jen Mayhew, RDH

Announcing Online Consultations for Dental Health-Get Expert Advice Without Leaving Home We are here to support you during this time. Do you have a dental concern? Are you anxious about going to see a dental professional? Not able to make it to an office? Well now you can get help without setting foot in a […]

READ MORE