Getting Kids Proactive About Oral Healthcare

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Everybody knows that if you manage to get a child into good oral hygiene habits at the earliest possible juncture, chances are they will stick for life. It’s the old theory regarding teaching an old dog new tricks and knowing that lessons learned in early life will always be the most important and influential for… Read more »

US Study Offers Tips for Teeth-Grinders

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Teeth grinding is something of a universal problem that spans the globe and doesn’t discriminate in terms of who it affects. What’s more, it is often looking at as a fairly black and white issue – meaning you’re either a serial teeth-grinder or you’re not, end of story.  However, there are plenty of triggers that… Read more »

New Research Reveals Mouth Cancer Truth

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With National No Smoking Day not long now, being on 13th March this year, the British Dental Health Foundation is starting to get the message out to people about oral health and the risks of smoking. In particular, a recent report in the journal Oral Diseases sheds some interesting light on a popular misconception most… Read more »

Fresh Warning And Advice Given Over Fizzy Drinks

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Few dentists would recommend fizzy drinks, but some statistics released this week reveal the problem is bigger than we realise. This week two things have happened: some worrying new statistics have been released, and a new advertising campaign has been launched, and the two are not just linked, they’re also linked to the world of… Read more »

The OFT Launches Its Right To Smile Campaign

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You may recall a few months back we wrote on this blog about the disturbing findings of the OFT which suggested that a worrying number of patients were not being provided with the right information, with some patients feeling confused or provided with inadequate information. Additionally there were several examples of dental surgeries failing to… Read more »