It wasn't too long ago that losing teeth was considered a normal part of getting older. With modern dentistry and good daily habits, more people are now keeping their natural teeth into old age, but many still don't give their teeth and gums the care they deserve.
Keeping your smile for life is the ..... Read more
Do you or someone in your family snore? While snoring may be embarrassing for the snorer or annoying for other people, it doesn't usually cause serious problems – but more severe snoring can affect physical and mental health if it disturbs your sleep or it's a symptom of an underlying problem such a..... Read more
Looking after your teeth and gums involves more than twice daily brushing and flossing. Just as important for your oral health is what you eat and drink.
Cutting down on sugar is a great start for helping you avoid tooth decay and other dental problems, but it's also useful to know what foods and dr..... Read more
Before tooth-coloured white fillings became the new standard, metal amalgam fillings were used to repair decayed and damaged teeth for more than 150 years. These fillings combine several metals including copper, mercury, tin, zinc and occasionally silver, creating strong and long-lasting restoration..... Read more
Do you or your kids still get cavities or other dental problems, even though you brush your teeth every day?
Regular teeth brushing is one of the best ways to keep plaque and tooth decay at bay, but you need to make sure you're brushing your teeth the right way. Good brushing includes everything fro..... Read more