Month: December 2022

Is your preteen reluctant to get braces

My Preteen Needs Braces but Doesn’t Want Them — Now What?

If your teen is reluctant to get braces, trust that you are not the only parent facing this battle. Preteens love to push back and make their own decisions. They are beginning to figure out who they are, and  while their overall appearance is more important than ever, it gets much more confusing as puberty…
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Best braces hygiene tips

3 Tips to Prepare Your Teen for Successful Tooth Brushing With Braces

Braces can be a bit of a time commitment, but when they are left to do their work, the benefits far outweigh any inconveniences. Braces will correct your teen’s bite, straighten their teeth, and help them feel more confident about their smile. That said, teens need to learn the ins and outs of dental hygiene…
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Understanding kids emotions

A Parent’s Guide to Helping Kids Understand and Manage Their Emotions

Parents can help their children handle their emotions in a healthy way. We all experience emotions, and each of us handles different emotions in different ways. As a parent, it can be hard to figure out what one child is feeling when compared with another child. This is because we all experience things differently. But…
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Fun holiday activities for kids

6 Fun Activities To Try With Your Kids This Holiday Season in Vancouver

It’s holiday time, which means time for family. During the holidays, many of us try to spend as much time as possible with our families. While some families have yearly traditions, like decorating a tree, lighting a menorah, or cooking special meals, you and your family might be looking for other options for holiday fun…
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