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Demineralisation: What You Need To Know

Enamel is the substance which forms the outer layer of your teeth. It helps to protect the sensitive tissues and pulp which form the inner part of each tooth. The minerals from which enamel is formed help to create a very resilient barrier. However, enamel is susceptible to progressive demineralisation. Demineralisation is the first step […]

Dental Care and Your ADHD Child

If you have a child with ADD or ADHD, there are no doubt many challenges in your everyday life that you have to face head on. A common challenge is convincing your ADD/ADHD child of the importance of taking care of his or her teeth. Indeed, a 2007 study found that children with ADHD were […]

4 Signs You’re a Good Candidate for Dental Veneers

Dental veneers are just one type of dental implants available for patients. They give patients the chance to improve their smile, getting back something they lost maybe due to poor oral hygiene or mouth trauma. Not everyone will be suitable for the veneers. Here are four signs that make you a good candidate. Your Teeth […]

2 Social Places To Avoid After Laser Tooth Whitening

Patients often have to part with relatively huge sums of money for laser tooth whitening. In a large number of cases, such patients are often more than satisfied with the end result of this cosmetic dental procedure. With this in mind, it is important for patients who’ve had their teeth whitened to understand what it […]

Easy Ways to Keep Your Braces Clean

When you have braces, you will need to be careful about what you eat and how you care for them. Keeping them clean is sometimes a challenge in the beginning, but with these tips, you will be well on your way to clean and well maintained braces. Rinse Your Mouth More Often  One of the […]

What Should I Do If I Damage A Dental Crown?

Dental crowns are strong, but they aren’t indestructible. Sometimes a seemingly small act, such as biting down or grinding your teeth together, can cause them to crack. A broken or loose dental crown isn’t serious; however, the exposed tooth and gums could become quite sensitive and painful. While you won’t need emergency dental treatment, you […]

How Long Do Dental Veneers Last?

If you want to improve the look of a tooth or a few teeth, your dentist may talk to you about dental veneers. These thin pieces of dental material are placed on top of a tooth’s surface and can be a good way of improving the cosmetic appeal of teeth that don’t look so good. […]

How Long Do Dental Implants Last?

If you’re looking at replacing missing teeth, your dentist may recommend dental implants as being the best long-term solution with the best cosmetic results. While effective, this procedure doesn’t come cheap, however. According to Dental Guide Australia, the average combined cost of the post and the tooth that makes up an implant is between $5,000-7,000. […]