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January 23, 2015

Shining the Light on Teeth Whitening

With the abundance of teeth whitening products and quick fix offers in the market, it can be difficult to know just what is effective, safe and economical. Under regulations set…
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January 9, 2015

New Years Resolution

Healthy mouth = Healthy you! Eat the right foods Eating well will not only ensure you maintain a healthy weight and wellbeing but it is also important for your dental…
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November 13, 2014

Cross Infection Control

The shocking recent article involving the recall of 22,000 patients after finding an NHS Dentist had not being carrying out appropriate Cross Infection Control was a worrying read. All patients…
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November 3, 2014

Oral Cancer Screening at The Dental Surgery

Mouth Cancer Action Month  is a charity campaign from The British Dental Health Foundation run throughout November to raise awareness of mouth cancer and save lives through early detection and prevention. In…
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October 27, 2014

Ghosts, ghouls & cavities!

Halloween is fast approaching and it's one of the most sugary times of year. Sweet treats are everywhere- office treats, parties, or even raiding the kids hard earned haul- it's…
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October 21, 2014

Dental Equipment & Technology

  A recent article on BBC news has revealed that “more than 12,000 pieces of illegal dental equipment have been seized in the UK in the past six months”- putting…
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October 7, 2014

BBC HEALTH

Nearly 500 young children a week are being admitted to hospital to have rotten teeth removed, and according to NHS figures tooth decay is now the main reason that 5…
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October 6, 2014

The Dental Surgery, An Incredible Journey

Shaun Smith and Simon Nocton take us on the journey that took their practice from run down to award winning and fitting of its iconic location We have always believed…
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January 22, 2014

Sweet-tooth Britain is urged to halve its daily sugar hit

The maximum daily sugar intake should be halved to five teaspoons, scientists have said, as they warned that treats that were traditionally saved for birthdays or Christmas have become staples.…
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January 21, 2014

How chewing too much gum gives children headaches

Children who chew gum regularly risk giving themselves headaches because they overuse their jaws, according to a study. Nine out of 10 cases can be cured by stopping chewing, with…
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January 20, 2014

‘Dental work left me looking like I’d gone 10 rounds with Tyson’

A woman who was left in agony after dental treatment to improve her smile has won a settlement of £8,750. Helena Reed, 40, suffered a chronic gum and tooth infection,…
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December 5, 2013

Brushing your teeth twice a day can cut your asthma risk by 500%

New research suggests cleaning your teeth can help you breathe easy, after adults with gum disease were five times more likely to develop asthma. Researchers identified that, despite age, body…
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