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  • Dental Tourism: what to consider before you fly

    Dental Tourism: what to consider before you fly

    What's a 'dental tourist'? Dental tourism, also known as dental travel, describes the growing practice of ‘saving up’ dental work and getting it done during an overseas holiday. While some consider ‘dental’ and ‘holiday’ definitely don’t belong together, it is driven by considerably cheaper prices on offer. All well and good, so long as allRead more →
  • Tooth staining – food and beverage choices make a difference

    Tooth staining – food and beverage choices make a difference

    Foods and drinks we choose play a major role in stains that develop on our teeth. Although certain antibiotics are also known to cause some tooth yellowing, there is little we can do following a course of medication. However, understanding that certain foods and beverages are more likely to discolour teeth than others can informRead more →
  • Sugar free gum

    Sugar free gum

    About sugar free gums. . . Chewing sugar free gum after a meal is considered beneficial for oral health, but why do they work? Dietary carbohydrates provide food for the bacteria that reside in our mouths and plaque and their ‘digestion’ produces the organic lactic and acetic acids. In this acidic environment - low pHRead more →