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Pure Orthodontics Celebrates National Orthodontic Health Month

October 9, 2013

October is National Orthodontic Health month in Canada and the United States. Edmonton orthodontist Dr. Hussain and the Pure Orthodontics’ team are celebrating by promoting the many benefits of orthodontic treatment that extend past gaining a straight grin. When contemplating orthodontics, thoughts of children stuck in clunky headgear may come to mind. However, this perception


Invisalign

Easy and Effective Ways to Keep Your Retainer Clean and In-Use

September 11, 2013

If you’re an Invisalign or Invisalign Teen patient or have ever undergone any sort of orthodontic treatment, you’re aware of the repercussions of not properly cleaning a retainer. Crusty calcium buildups and unpleasant odors are just a few possible outcomes of failing to care for your mouthpiece. Luckily, we know a few simple and effective ways


The Benefits of (Occasionally) Chewing Gum With Braces

September 5, 2013

Carelessly smacking gum is never a bright idea for an orthodontic patient, but the occasional chew may actually provide relief from pain and soreness associated with braces. Dr. Hussain, and orthodontist in South Edmonton, West Edmonton, and Sherwood Park explains why it’s safe to throw out the old notion condemning chewing gum while wearing orthodontic