It’s your top priority to help your children grow up as happy and healthy as you can. You should also make sure your family’s daily habits are not taking a toll on your kids’ dental health. Children and tooth decay don’t go together, so make sure your kids don’t pick up these poor dental hygiene habits.
Dental cavities (caries) are the most common form of oral disease. The process of getting cavities is known as tooth decay.
A poor oral health routine can cause gum disease. There are two different stages: Gingivitis and periodontitis. If you have any of the symptoms mentioned in this article give the practice a call on 01527 906583 and schedule an appointment as soon as possible.
By understanding the most common causes of bad breath it allows you to focus on both the prevention and treatment and allow you to be confident of having fresh breath all day long.
A good oral health routine is key to ensuring a bright and healthy smile, alongside this it is also vital to watch what you eat and drink. Particular foods and drinks can cause discolouration of your teeth. If you want to keep your teeth then be aware of these five foods.
At New Road Dental Practice it really is all about you.
We provide the dentistry for you that we would choose for our own family. This means we only recommend treatment that we consider clinically necessary or beneficial.
We’re all aware of the effects that smoking can have on our general health, but have you considered the effect it has on your teeth and gums?
Smokers quite often have much less gum bleeding and redness than non-smokers giving the false impression that their gums are healthy which may not be the case. Did you know…
There is an unfortunate myth that you do not have to worry about baby teeth as they will all fall out any way. Cavities will develop through poor care and inadequate oral health routines. Forming good oral hygiene habits in childhood will set the foundation for children to make healthy choices as they develop.
Children who have cavities may have difficulty eating, smiling and studies show they may have problems paying attention and learning at school. Children need their teeth so they can eat properly talk smile and feel good about themselves.
Gum disease. We’ve all heard about it and seen the adverts on the television, yet so many people continue to think “I brush my teeth, it won’t happen to me”. Well, unfortunately that’s not the case. Even the people with the most disciplined dental routine can suffer from plaque and tartar build up. For those of you who are unaware of the relation between plaque and gum disease, here’s a brief summary. Plaque forms in the areas of the mouth you can’t reach when brushing. If this plaque is left, it hardens and becomes what we refer to as tartar, and that’s when the problems begin because Tartar is the main cause of gum disease…
We know that maintaining a good standard of oral health is just as important as maintaining your overall well-being. Your oral health can have such a huge impact on so many different aspects, it’s really worth looking after your teeth and gums.So with that in mind, here’s a few tips to help boost your oral health…