4 09, 2018

What to Do if Baby has Chipped a Tooth

2018-09-04T04:35:55+00:00September 4th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Baby teeth are fragile by their nature and a chip can occur from time to time. Parents can prevent further discomfort if they are aware of what steps should be taken. Here are three suggestions which should always be followed. [...]

29 08, 2018

Why Cavities Can Form Under Dental Fillings

2018-08-29T19:51:47+00:00August 29th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Dental fillings are designed to seal and protect your teeth, but it is possible for cavities to form underneath fillings. Regular check-ups with a dentist can help prevent this. Key takeaways: - Everyday wear and tear on dental fillings can [...]

17 08, 2018

What is Dental Crown Lengthening?

2018-08-17T08:02:22+00:00August 17th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Dental crown lengthening is a surgical procedure that lengthens the appearance of the teeth by removing gum tissue at the gumline. This is not a common procedure but is very useful where there is damage or trauma to teeth either [...]

13 08, 2018

Types of Dental Sedation

2018-08-13T22:04:40+00:00August 13th, 2018|Uncategorized|

For check-ups or teeth cleaning, a dentist will not need to use any form of sedation but this is not the case when a surgical procedure is required. The teeth, gums and nerves are all sensitive and some form of [...]

9 08, 2018

Why the Keto Diet Causes Bad Breath

2018-08-09T05:45:53+00:00August 9th, 2018|Uncategorized|

It may be a small price to pay for losing weight and feeling better but nobody wants to suffer bad breath in order to achieve their targets. That, unfortunately, is exactly what can happen when following the Keto diet. A [...]

6 08, 2018

Alcohol and Oral Cancer

2018-08-06T18:29:25+00:00August 6th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Alcohol, like everything else, should be enjoyed in moderation. Too much of anything is not good for overall health and alcohol is no different. Some experts consider alcohol abuse to be the second biggest risk factor for oral cancers. Alcohol [...]

1 08, 2018

What Causes A Black Tooth?

2018-08-01T15:49:21+00:00August 1st, 2018|Uncategorized|

Black teeth don't usually appear overnight, which is why you should pay attention to the following symptoms and see a dentist when a tooth or teeth start to turn dark. The cause may be tooth decay, infection, or a dead [...]

27 07, 2018

Need to Know: Yearly Teeth Cleaning

2018-07-27T06:20:44+00:00July 27th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Although it may be tempting to miss a regular check-up or annual clean, it doesn't pay to do this. Key points: - Gum disease, a major cause of tooth loss, can occur when oral care is inadequate. - Professional cleaning [...]

24 07, 2018

Vaping: More Than Oral Health Dangers Alone

2018-07-24T21:45:19+00:00July 24th, 2018|Uncategorized|

While some consider vaping to be less risky when compared to smoking cigarettes, this practice can still lead to issues with the teeth and gums such as cavities and gum disease. There are also potentially negative impacts on the lungs. [...]

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