Scientists in Spain have recently found that red wine can bring some important benefits to your oral health.

Key takeaways:

– Red wine has high levels of polyphenols, which help flight free radicals

– These components can fight off harmful oral bacteria

– Researchers believe that the occasional glass of red wine can help prevent gum disease and tooth decay

To boost the positive effects of your favourite drink, make sure to keep a good dental care routine as advised by your dentist.

Read the full story here: https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/321028.php

Dr. Fraser Hendrie BDS (Glasg.) MFGDP (UK)

Fraser is a Glasgow graduate with over 20 years of experience. He is the one of the principal dentists at Craigentinny Dental Care in Edinburgh. He has a reputation for consistent, high quality work and a love of innovation. Many of Dr Hendrie’s patients travel from the far reaches of Scotland, the UK and beyond. So wherever you live from Portobello or around Edinburgh to further afield he will be pleased to meet you. He is a member of the Student Clinicians of the American Dental Association, British Dental Association, the Association of Dental Implantology, and has studied at the Pankey Institute in Miami on several occasions. Fraser has particular interests in Dental Implantology, Preventive dentistry, Cosmetic Dentistry and information technology. Fraser has also been admitted to the Faculty of General Dental Practitioners by examination. Fraser is married with two young children and lives in Edinburgh. In his free time he enjoys running, cycling, and kite-surfing.