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Holiday time – are you ready?

For many of us the Spring and Summer marks the start of the holiday season and especially a time for travel. Maybe visiting relatives for a family Wedding or jetting off abroad somewhere?

When we travel abroad most of us consider travel insurance but that’s not always the case when travelling within the UK.

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Can I Really Enjoy My Visits To The Dentist?

Of course, we may be biased, but we really do think you can.

Gone are the days of the unpleasant unapproachable staff and the horrible smelling dental practice with scary looking equipment.

The problem for many lies in those memories, perhaps how they were treated as a child because we do appreciate that those dim dark days in dentistry were just a generation ago.

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Do I Really Need To Clean Between My Teeth?

Cleaning in between teeth can be quite a chore, we understand this, so is it really necessary?

Unfortunately it is! If you don’t routinely clean between your teeth you could be leaving up to 25% of the tooth surface dirty and therefore at risk of tooth decay and the gums at risk of gum disease.

How to enjoy Easter without becoming a chocolate fiend!

Easter is fast approaching and for most of us and especially our children, chocolate will probably feature and maybe in excess too! We all want some fun and we don’t want to dampen your enjoyment so how can we help keep your teeth protected yet still participate?

 

Frequency of sugar intake

It is still frequency of sugar intake that is our biggest concern.

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Gadgets in Dentistry- Vanity or Necessity?

Many of us like a new gadget or two, but are our lives really better with them? Perhaps the job can be done just as well the old fashioned way?

This may be true in some instances but we’ve found over the years that in Dentistry some gadgets can really enhance patient care and treatment outcomes.

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Do you suffer with a Dry Mouth?

Having a dry mouth can be infuriating and let’s face it quite uncomfortable, but what causes it?

There are many reasons you may have a dry mouth

  • Simple dehydration – many of us are guilty of not drinking enough water and simply drinking more will help replenish our saliva and bring more comfort to our mouth – so think on and look at how much water you need.