Posts Tagged ‘Advice’

Do you know the warning signs of oral cancer?

Do you know the warning signs of oral cancer?

November is Mouth Cancer Action Month, and dentists up and down the country and trying to raise awareness of symptoms many people may shrug off as harmless. Mouth cancer, also known as oral cancer, kills more people than testicular and cervical cancer combined, yet 1 in 10 people don’t even know that it exists. Public […]


Dentists share tips to stop tooth grinding for good

Dentists share tips to stop tooth grinding for good

Grinding the teeth can cause damage to the enamel, as well as increasing your risk of developing symptoms such as stiffness and pain in the jaw. If you grind your teeth, you may not even be aware of it, but a trip to the dentist may reveal evidence of dental damage and signs of TMJ […]


Did you know that a trip to the dentist could save your life?

Did you know that a trip to the dentist could save your life?

Many of us approach the dental clinic with extreme caution. It’s very common to experience anxiety when sitting in a waiting room listening to the whirring noise of the dreaded drill, but most of us would endure 5 minutes in the chair if we knew it could save our lives. If you haven’t been to […]


Could brushing and flossing lift your mood?

Could brushing and flossing lift your mood?

Mental health is a subject of significant interest at the moment, and leading experts have been sharing their tips to try and lift your mood if you’re feeling low. You may be surprised to see brushing and flossing in a list that includes getting out into the fresh air and doing a workout, but studies […]


Dentists issue warning over acidic sparkling water

Dentists issue warning over acidic sparkling water

Dentists have issued a warning over the acidity of sparkling water. If you order a glass of fizzy water at a restaurant, you may assume that you’re making a healthy choice, but you’d be wrong, according to Harley Street dentist, Adam Stone. Dr Stone explained that many people assume that all forms of water have […]


Is toothache making your life a misery?

Is toothache making your life a misery?

Many of us are guilty of trying to ignore pain, and battle on. We secretly hope that the pain will subside and magically, we’ll make a full recovery without any need for treatment. With toothache, there’s a good chance that your pain is masking something more sinister, and dentists are eager for patients to react […]