All Posts in Category: General Dentistry

Is biting your cheek common and what causes it?

At some point in our lives we’ve all experienced the pain of biting the inside of our cheeks and for many this is usually a simple case of being accidental. But if you are regularly biting your cheek then this might be a sign of something a lot more serious. In this blog, we’ll look at the reasons that you may be biting your cheek and the causes.

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Dental Habits That You Need To Kick

Brushing your teeth twice a day is the bare minimum that you need to do to keep your teeth clean and healthy. But you will be facing a losing battle if you have fallen into these common habits that are bad for your teeth. In this blog, we’ll talk about the most common habits and why you need to avoid them to enjoy better oral health.

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Love Coffee? Here’s How to Keep Your Teeth White

Love coffee? We don’t blame you. There’s just something about brewing a fresh, hot cup in the morning that makes getting out of bed a little easier. But even things we love have their downfalls. Coffee may be great for putting extra pep in your step, but it’s not so nice to your teeth. In this blog we’ll look at how to keep your teeth sparkling white even if you love drinking coffee.

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What Causes Sensitive Teeth?

Have you ever winced in pain after eating a spoonful of ice cream or while sipping a hot drink? If so, you’re not alone. In fact, millions of people around the world experience the same thing. What’s to blame? Sensitive teeth. If you have sensitive teeth, here are a few common culprits and some ideas to help manage the issue.

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How to avoid a dental emergency

A dental emergency can be painful, stressful, and expensive. There’s never a good time for a dental emergency, and the more you can do to prevent one from happening, the better. From your oral hygiene routine to the food you eat, to an absolute must-have if you play contact sports, here are some key tips to prevent a dental emergency. Keep reading this blog article to find out what easy steps you can take to avoid a dental emergency.

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7 Reasons Why You Should Floss Everyday

Most people know you should floss. If you want to keep your teeth and gums strong, clean, and healthy for as long as possible, brushing and flossing are essential to any good oral hygiene routine. But it can be hard to remember to floss as well as brush. Well, in this blog, we’ll take a look at some very solid reasons why you should floss every day.

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What causes bad breath and how to combat it?

Also known as halitosis, bad breath can affect anyone of any age and can be caused by a whole range of factors like lifestyle and diet, as well as your oral hygiene routine. In this article, we’ll go over the main factors that can cause bad breath as well as what changes you can make to combat it and avoid bad breath.

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The Ultimate Guide to Denture Care

Around 1 in 4 elderly citizens in the UK wear dentures, and whether they are removable, partial, or full dentures, proper care is required to keep free from stains and looking their best. Improper care of dentures can lead them to become discoloured, misshapen, and in need of replacement far more often than usual. We’re here to provide you with the ultimate guide to care for your dentures.

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5 ways to help kids overcome dental anxiety

Many children suffer from dental anxiety, which can eventually lead to issues such as tooth decay if left unaddressed. Regular check-ups are important for maintaining a clean bill of oral health over a lifetime. Helping kids to tackle their fear sooner rather than later is a sure-fire way to develop the healthy habits they need to maintain perfect teeth for a lifetime. We’ve got five tips on making trips to the dentist a positive experience for your child.

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