Category Archives: Educational

Suffering from Sensitive Teeth?

Tooth sensitivity can be a pain in the mouth! Have you ever experienced a throbbing or stinging sensation after consuming something hot or cold? Are you suffering from sensitive teeth? Try these steps below! In most cases, teeth become sensitive when their protective outer layer, called enamel, has worn away. When this happens, it exposes your...
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Pain Sensitivity in Teeth: Do Redheads feel more pain?

According to some recent, and well publicised research, redheads may have genes which can cause increased pain sensitivity. As well as finding the common anaesthetics used by dentists less effective.

Do you avoid going to the dentist due to pain sensitivity?

If these factors are true then this would explain why redheads are apparently more than twice...
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Do you have Gum Disease?

What is Gum Disease?

Most people have some form of gum disease. It can range from slight redness and inflammation affecting only a couple of teeth to having severe bone loss that affects most of the teeth in the mouth. If left untreated it can result in tooth loss. The disease process can be improved, remain...
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Cardiovascular Disease and Oral Health

  Could a great dental check-up mean great things for your heart? There is more and more research showing evidence of this. Scientists are finding there is a strong link between the health of your gums and the health of your heart.

What are the links between Cardiovascular Disease and Oral Health?

One major link between cardiovascular disease...
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