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In this blog, you can learn all about how to make the right dietary choices for your oral health. You can learn what to drink and what to eat.

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How to Fix 2 Common Problems for Denture Wearers

7 September 2017
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Dentist, Blog

If you have fully or completely lost your teeth, you can improve your life by installing dentures, which are more natural-looking and comfortable than they were before. It isn't completely unheard of to have problems with your dentures, particularly if they don't fit well or their care regimen is ignored. This article discusses a few problems related to dentures and their treatment and prevention tips. 1. Mouth yeast infections Denture wearers are more prone to developing mouth infections such as:
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Speaking Clearly with Your New Dentures: How to Speed up the Process

21 August 2017
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

There might be some unexpected teething problems when you receive your new set of dentures. Sure, you can now smile and laugh with confidence, as well as being able to enjoy a wider variety of food—food that would have been difficult (if not impossible) to consume before the dentures were fitted. There is one thing that you might not have expected. Now that your new dentures are in your mouth, you might have some minor difficulties with speaking.
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Wisdom Teeth Extraction: What You Need To Know

31 July 2017
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

What are wisdom teeth? As we grow into adolescence, our wisdom teeth erupt at the back of our mouth. They are the third and the last of the molars to erupt on each side of the upper and lower jaws. For most people, the wisdom teeth appear between the ages of 17 and 21, and this happens without experiencing any problems. In other people however, the wisdom teeth erupt with pain and some degree of discomfort.
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Dental Health: Understanding Your Fluoride Treatment Options

24 March 2017
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Fluoride is an important mineral in dental health care because it is central in preventing tooth decay. In simple terms, this naturally occurring element helps harden the outer structure of the tooth, that is, the enamel. Basically, the enamel is made up of closely packed minerals. When the teeth are exposed to acidic substances and even oral bacteria, these minerals are lost. This process is commonly known as demineralisation, and it causes significant weakening of the teeth.
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Five Tips for Dealing With Cuts to Children’s Public Dental Programs

20 December 2016
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Recent cuts to children's dental programs in Australia have many families worried about how they are going to handle dental treatment. Although the cuts may be uncomfortable for many families, there are several things you can do. 1. Prioritise any currently recommended treatment. The dental program for children offers up to a certain amount for each child every two years. The amount is scheduled to fall to $700 as of Jan 1, 2017.
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Improving Oral Health through Diet: Cavity-Free Foods

All kinds of things affect your oral health including your genes, how often you brush and the food you eat. As a mum, I feel like that last one is always overlooked, and I have created a blog to address that concept. In this blog, you can learn all about how to make the right dietary choices for your oral health. You can learn what to drink, what to eat and how to make healthy snacking easy. I have included posts for busy adults as well as tips on how to help your kids make healthy choices. I hope you enjoy the ideas here and that they benefit your oral health.