Dentures: Facts, Figures and Friendly Advice for Seniors

Your Muscles Are Amazing But Are Your Bodybuilding Supplments Damaging Your Teeth?

Bodybuilding can be an addictive hobby. Not only do you have a killer body that is the envy of all your friends, but you are currently in tip-top health. If you are now considering entering the competition side of bodybuilding, you need to make sure every single part of your body is up to the […]

Questions to Discuss With Your Dentist About Getting a Dental Plate

A dental plate, meaning a full or partial set of dentures, can be what you need when you’re missing any number of teeth. Without teeth, your gums can become inflamed and irritated and you may not be able to eat a number of foods, and the bones of your jaw may get soft from not […]

Different Forms of Teeth Staining and How to Remedy Them

One of the most common complaints for adults, when it comes to their oral health, is the colour of their teeth. This is because teeth staining is a common affliction faced by people. Teeth staining is caused by a variety of reasons. The severity as well as the cause will determine what type of treatment […]

How To Take Care Of Your Dentures

Even with the right dental care, you will inevitably need to repair or realign your dentures at some point. A seemingly harmless act, such as biting down on hard food, can cause them to crack over time. While it can be tempting to use an over-the-counter denture repair kit when you’re struggling to eat/speak and […]

All you need to know about Dental Bulk Billing

Bulk billing is a provision of Medicare in Australia where the health provider directly bills Medicare for services rendered to a beneficiary of the scheme. You as a patient need not pay anything, including administration or booking fees. It is applicable to children (2–17 years) and pensioners/senior citizens. Not all dentists accept to offer service […]

Can You Have a Dental Implant If You’re Allergic to Metals?

The posts used in dental implants are typically made from titanium and, if you have a metal allergy, you may be worried that you’ll have adverse reactions to the metal or that your body will reject the implant. Can you go ahead with an implant if you’re allergic to other metals? Titanium and Biocompatibility Titanium […]

Understanding tooth swelling

Tooth swelling, often referred to as tooth abscess, is an indication of inner infection of the tissues in your teeth. Tooth swelling results from an infection of the areas around the root of the tooth or the root itself. The swelling occurs when there is damage to the tooth pulp, a soft tissue located in […]

Reasons to Get Your Teeth Cleaned

Many people feel like putting dental appointments off is no big deal and that it does not matter in the grand scheme of things. They fail to realize just how important regular cleanings are in keeping your teeth healthy and bright. Instead of putting your dental appointments off, you need to keep them and make […]

4 Ways You Can Handle Your Dental Anxiety

Having a fear of the dentist is extremely common, but dental anxiety is something else entirely. This isn’t just being uncomfortable or slightly afraid of the dental procedures; it often includes severe panic episodes that ultimately cause the person to not visit the dentist, which then affects their health if they put off visits for […]

Dental Visits | 3 Tricks To Extract The Maximum Value From Your Teeth Whitening Appointment

Having sparkling white teeth is bound to make you feel more confident because your facial appearance naturally improves. But teeth tend to dull out over time because of the food, drinks and lifestyle habits you follow. Dentists usually restore the natural whiteness of your teeth. But teeth whitening will be even more effective when you […]