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Hello and welcome, dear readers! If you haven't been to the dentist for quite some time, you may be feeling pretty nervous about your next appointment. Do not panic! This blog has been created in the hope that it will provide you with everything you need to know about making a visit to the dentist clinic. We will explore the different treatments available to you, the steps you can take to protect your teeth and gums, and some top tips which will make your appointment straight forward and hassle-free. Make sure that you check back soon for more updates. Thanks!

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A Gargle a Day Keeps Germs Away: How Gargling Salt Water Protects Your Teeth

20 January 2020
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

You've probably heard that gargling salt water can help to cure a sore throat or cold. However, did you know that gargling salt water can also protect your teeth? Yes, salt water isn't exactly pleasant, but according to the experts, you only need one teaspoon per cup of water. It may not sound like a lot, but it's enough to protect your teeth. But how does it help, and how often should you gargle per day? Read More …

3 Reasons Not to Take Invisalign Trays Out Too Often

20 January 2020
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

You don't have to wear Invisalign trays 24/7. Your dentist will explain that you should remove them when you eat. This flexibility gives these braces an advantage over fixed models. Eating is easier and cleaning both your trays and teeth is less hassle. You are still meant to keep your trays in most of the time. Typically, you shouldn't have them out for more than a hour or two each day. Read More …

Protect Your Child’s Teeth from Sports Injuries by Investing in Mouthguards

20 January 2020
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

While games and sports are great for kids, they can end up causing dental injuries and fractures if your child doesn't have the right protection. Direct impact to the face without a mouthguard can fracture the teeth or jaw.  Therefore, whether your child plays soccer, softball or another sport, it's crucial to invest in a mouthguard to protect their teeth during the activity. As you shop around, here are the types of mouthguards you will encounter: Read More …

Dental Emergency Myths Everyone Should Know About

17 January 2020
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Dental emergencies are relatively common, and many of them are easy to fix. However, there are some harmful myths out there about emergency dentistry that could compromise your oral health. If you learn more about them, you can make better decisions next time you have a dental problem. Infections Can go Away One of the first signs of a dental infection is a toothache. You may find that your toothache suddenly gets worse, but then disappears and leaves you pain-free. Read More …

A Pus Pocket That Everyone Dreads: Questions Most People Ask About an Abscessed Tooth

17 January 2020
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Anyone with swollen gum or tooth pain may not sit still, sleep, take hot drinks, eat or even talk properly. Could a tooth abscess be the cause? Yes! An abscessed tooth can leave you writhing in pain even after taking some painkillers, and it gets worse if left untreated. An abscessed tooth isn't just painful but also agonising, and the pain is mostly sudden. Here are questions that help you understand the tooth abscess in different aspects: Read More …