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Braces: Understanding Your Options – Guest Post by Bupa UK

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A shocking 42% of Brits wish they could change the appearance of their smile. Instead of letting your smile affect your confidence, why not investigate your options – you could be surprised. As dental technology evolves, the way different treatments are carried out is becoming more sophisticated. This includes teeth straightening. Unsightly methods of straightening… Read More

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How Oral Health and General Health Are Closely Related [Infographic]

We have a guest infographic today on a topic we’ve mentioned several times in previous articles – how closely your oral health is interlinked with your general health. This infographic from Dervla Leavy Dental Care aims to increase awareness on the causes and effects of poor oral health and provides guidelines as to how to decrease the burden… Read More

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Mouthwash – all you need to know.

With the battle to get your cash, the large pharmaceutical companies spend millions of pounds marketing their products aimed at keeping your breath fresh and free of decay and gum disease. Here we find out more about the benefits for rinsing and spitting mouthwash as part of your oral hygiene routine. So do you need… Read More

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Sugar – the silent killer

What sugar does to our teeth? Not only is the rising sugar which has crept into our diets got us fatter and craving for the next hit, it’s killing our teeth. Around half of 8 year olds have dental decay and that means likely decay in their adult teeth. Around 500 kids a week in… Read More

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Dental Checkup – What Does the Dentist Look For?

A dental checkup or examination appointment is a very important opportunity for a dentist to identify any early signs of dental problems, which usually takes less than 30 minutes for routine check ups and around 45 minutes to 1 hour for new patients. This is because most dental problems when found early can be treated… Read More

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Dental Emergency – Our How To Guide

Many of us from time to time find ourselves with an emergency dental condition, often resulting in toothache. Whether this is the result of neglecting to go to the dentist, or having an accident like breaking your tooth, you often need to find a dentist at short notice – whether you opt for a 24… Read More

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Paying for Private Dental Care – Your Options Explained

Private dental care carries with it a stigma that it is expensive and only available to the well off. In this piece we want to explore how private dentistry has recently grown as more and more people realise the potential of what modern dental treatment can offer. The private dental market in the UK is… Read More

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Did You Know Your Dentist Can Do Botox?

In the past, you might have gone to a plastic surgeon or a dermatologist for Botox injections. Getting Botox was a lot less common, with fewer professionals carrying out the procedure, also making it more expensive. Today, dentists and nurses, with proper training, can carry out the procedure as well. Botox is used to smooth… Read More