2019

  • Guide to choosing mouthguards

    People who grind their teeth or are active participants in sports need mouthguards for protection. Mouthguards are, however, available in different styles, designs and materials, so making a choice can be difficult. With the following tips, you can choose a mouthguard that suits your needs and preferences: Comfort and protection Comfort and protection are two aspects to consider before wearing a mouthguard. In this instance, custom mouthguards are the best option to purchase, as they are designed to fit your specific dental formula.
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  • Why Do Dentists Carry Out Teeth Whitening Procedures?

    You can buy products at your local pharmacy which will help to whiten your teeth. Some of them are one-off treatments whilst others require a daily application, such as certain whitening toothpaste brands, for example. Therefore, you might wonder why dental professionals offer these sorts of services at all. Why is it that dentists get involved with whitening their patients' teeth instead of recommending that they apply such products?  Part of a Range of Cosmetic Services
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  • The Highways and Byways of Tooth Decay: Why Your Molars Have Black Lines

    Have you noticed black lines on the biting surfaces of your molars? Don't panic yet. You might be looking at stains—not tooth decay. Because of the way molar teeth are shaped, stains can develop, creating snaking black or brown lines that look like a network of roads. However, unless you are a dentist, it can be very difficult to tell the difference between staining and tooth decay in regards to black or brown lines.
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