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The Impact of Stress on our Oral Health

Posted on April 30th, 2018 · Posted in General Dentistry, Health

As we approach the end of Stress Awareness Month we thought this article on the link between dental health and stress would be very timely. What is ‘stress’? A primarily.. read more


Fresh Breath Day 2017 by Annette Kreis

Posted on July 28th, 2017 · Posted in Health

This Sunday (6th) is Fresh Breath Day, which was launched a few years ago to appreciate the importance of oral hygiene. Bad breath (or halitosis) is believed to be suffered.. read more

menopause and dental health

The menopause and your dental health

Posted on June 26th, 2017 · Posted in Health

Last year we posted a blog entitled Women, Hormones & Dental Health which warned that hormones cause physical changes which can adversely affect teeth and gums, you can view the.. read more


The risks of e-cigarettes

Posted on June 21st, 2017 · Posted in smoking

We frequently post articles regarding the health implications of smoking, and now we’re probably going to dishearten anyone who has quit cigarettes only to replace them with an e-cigarette. A.. read more

A Child with Crooked teeth

Are you embarrassed by crooked teeth?

Posted on January 24th, 2017 · Posted in General Dentistry, Health

One of the things we get asked about most often is crooked teeth. Thanks to movies and television there was always a rather unfavourable impression given of braces and I’m.. read more

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New Year, New You

Posted on January 10th, 2017 · Posted in General, General Dentistry, Health

Let’s start by pointing out this is not another article telling you how to live your life, or asking you to stop eating or drinking everything you love. Nor will.. read more

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Merry Chrismouth

Posted on December 5th, 2016 · Posted in General, General Dentistry, Health

We don’t want to get all bah humbug with Christmas just weeks away and everyone getting ready and geared up for the festivities. Yet we did think it important to.. read more


Mouth Cancer Action Month – November 2016

Posted on October 27th, 2016 · Posted in General, General Dentistry, Health

01 – 30 November 2016 is Mouth Cancer Action Month organised by the Oral Health Foundation with the aim of getting more mouth cancers diagnosed at an early stage by.. read more


Pancreatic Cancer and Oral Health

Posted on September 30th, 2016 · Posted in General, General Dentistry, Health

It is five years since Apple founder Steve Jobs died (5th October 2011) from Pancreatic Cancer. It’s a cancer which roughly 9,000 people are diagnosed with each year in the.. read more

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Cold Sores – What Are They and How Can You Treat Them?

Posted on September 10th, 2016 · Posted in General, General Dentistry, Health

If you are a cold sore sufferer, the chances are you dread the itching or tingling sensation that warns of an imminent appearance. What are cold sores? Cold sores are.. read more