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New dental technology helps detect decay!

A new and innovative invention can help dentists diagnose periodontal disease and tooth decay! A unique dental technology has been created to assist dentists in diagnosing and treating periodontal (gum) disease and tooth decay by measuring the levels of bacteria in the mouth. The technology, labelled the ‘tooth tattoo’, adheres to a patient’s tooth temporarily […]

Poor Oral Health linked to Respiratory Issues

A recent study indicates link between the mouth and the lungs There has always been a prominent link between the health of the mouth and the health of the body, with studies proving poor oral health causes a higher risk of disease such as Dementia, Alzheimer’s, stroke, heart disease and even diabetes. Now a new […]

Composite Resin Fillings: The Healthy Choice for You and the Environment!

Traditional amalgam fillings are tough, rough and unsightly. Many people choose to replace their amalgam fillings to avoid the negative side effects associated with this material: Unlike our natural tooth material, amalgam expands and contracts in response to the temperature of food and beverages we consume. This process can cause fillings to crack and become […]