Myofunctional Habits

Poor myofunctional habits (the way we breathe, swallow and our tongue posture) are detrimental to the development of your child’s development and growth. Traditionally, dentists and orthodontists wait until all the permanent teeth have come through to begin treatment. However, conventional braces actually just treat the symptom of the problem – i.e the crooked teeth. […]

Are You a Mouth Breather?

Here are the 7 common characteristics that can help you identify if you or your child are a mouth breather… Dry chapped lips Open lip/mouth rest posture Bad breath Allergies Venous Pooling Scalloped tongue Vertical growth of crania-facial features “Why should we worry about mouth breathing and what is so wrong with it? It’s quite […]