Dental Hygienists: Expert Tips for Homecare

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Is Your Contraception Making Your Gums Bleed?

If you’re using a contraceptive pill, then you probably already know that you may suffer from some side effects. You may not realise that these side effects can extend to your oral health as well as your general well-being. If you’ve started to notice changes to your gum health, then this may be down to […]

Aspirin: Is it Damaging Your Teeth?

Aspirin is used to treat a wide range of medical conditions. However, as with any medication, aspirin can cause side effects. Unbeknown to you, taking aspirin may be having a negative effect on your dental health. Below is a guide to the impact of taking aspirin on your teeth and a few steps you can […]

How to Protect Your Dental Veneers

If you have recently had dental veneers fitted, it is important that you take care of them and protect them from damage. By being careful about what you expose your new veneers to, you can ensure that your smile will look wonderful for years to come. Dental products that can damage your veneers In an […]

Feel the Fear: Overcoming Fear of the Dentist

Being afraid of visiting the dentist is an emotion that can affect anyone, regardless of their age or gender. This fear can be so intense that it can prevent people from visiting the dentist for a check-up, which means that potential problems are usually not caught until they develop into more serious conditions. It may […]

5 Tips for Managing Your Dry Mouth at Home

Dry mouth can occur for a variety of reasons. It can be related to various diseases, natural changes that the body goes through (such as menopause), side effects of some prescription medications, and even nerve damage. Saliva is necessary to help digest food and keep the mouth clean. It can be very uncomfortable to live […]