Remember when your teachers used to tell you off for chewing gum? Well, little did they know that it is actually good for you? Turns out, chewing gum actually has a host of health benefits, not only for your teeth but for your overall health too. Studies have shown that chewing sugar-free gum can Improve… Continue reading Why Your Dentist Wants You To Chew Gum
When the enamel of your teeth is worn away, it can lead to tooth sensitivity towards both hot and cold food and beverages. This can cause a lot of discomfort and a degree of pain that can vary depending on how much of the enamel has stripped from the tooth’s themselves. If you’re looking to… Continue reading Tooth Sensitivity Towards Hot & Cold Beverages: What You Need To Do
Living your life with Aligners can make you think about the day where you will be living your life Aligner free, and your teeth are freed from their metallic prison. If you still wear braces every day, you may spend a lot of time waiting for the moment when you can finally remove them. The… Continue reading How to Avoid Teeth Relapse After Clear Aligners Treatment
Nowadays, the majority of people are taking better care of their teeth than ever. But often, people only actually know the basics when it comes to dental care. We know that we should brush our teeth for two minutes in the morning and for two minutes before we go to bed. We know that we… Continue reading What Is Periodontal Gum Disease?
According to research from the American Dental Association, men are far less likely than women to seek preventative dental care, and often neglect their dental health for years at a time. This is becoming a serious issue within the dental industry and is something that it’s important to raise awareness of. Their research also showed… Continue reading The Importance of Dental Health for Men
We all know that sugar is bad for your teeth and if you drink lots of fizzy drinks and eat lots of sweets, you are likely to be visiting the dentist soon. But it’s not just the sugar itself that causes a tooth cavity, it’s the complex chain of events that happens in your mouth… Continue reading Does Sugar Cause Tooth Cavity
As we age there are a number of changes that occur in our bodies, as well as a number of things that we can let fall slightly by the wayside. However, when we age, letting our dental health slip is something that we can’t afford to do. Our dental health is connected to the health… Continue reading Value of elderly dental care and why it matters
For many years, the connection between gum disease and heart disease has been investigated. Research has suggested that people with poor oral health such as those with gum disease are at risk of developing valve or coronary heart disease or making their cardiovascular condition worse. What is gum disease? With gum disease (also referred to… Continue reading The Link Between Gum Disease and Heart Health
Do You Like Drinking Coffee? Did you know that brushing your teeth directly after drinking coffee could have a very bad impact? Do you start your day with a big cuppa? You aren’t the only one! Approximately 30 million Brits drink coffee every day, yet drinking your espresso every now and again (in excess of… Continue reading Why Brushing Straight After Drinking Coffee Can Damage Your Teeth
A gap between two teeth is otherwise known as diastema. Teeth with gaps in them are very common in children but are not something that you need to worry about. The gaps tend to disappear as you reach adulthood. Some people are happy to live with the gap in their teeth. If you have several… Continue reading What is Diastema?