26 May 2016
A cup of coffee followed by a puff of nicotine may sound like the perfect way to kick-start the day for some people. Cigarettes have an abundance of nicotine while coffee is rich in caffeine, both of which are stimulants. However, combining cigarettes and coffee can have some not-so-pleasant effects. This article explains three of these possible effects for the benefit of cigarette smokers who also have a close relationship with caffeine.
12 May 2016
Dentists can do remarkable things these days. Teeth that have been lost due to periodontal disease or due to an accident can be replaced with dental implants that look and operate just as natural teeth would. Having said that, there's no substitute for a set of healthy, natural teeth that last for a lifetime. Paediatric dentistry is a vital component for ensuring that your children's teeth develop properly and remain healthy, so those regular checkups are essential.
21 April 2016
With new adult braces, you can expect your mouth to feel quite different. As a result, you will need to change your dietary habits for the first few weeks as you get accustomed to your new adult braces. Here are three suggestions on the best types of foods to eat during the first several days after getting braces. Go for a smoothie Smoothies are an excellent option for a tasty meal in a glass, providing convenient, healthy diet option.
23 March 2016
As a dairy product, milk plays a vital role in your child's growth and development. Milk is high in calcium and helps build strong bones and healthy teeth. Unfortunately, parents may find that their children stop wanting to drink milk once they get older, preferring to drink juices and sodas. You may, however, be able to get some milk into your children if you allow them to drink flavoured varieties. But what are the pros and cons for their teeth?
1 March 2016
Oral surgery is something many people has to go through during their lifetime. It might be something simple, like having to pull a tooth out, or something more complicated, like extensive jaw surgery to improve one's bite. What they all have in common, however, is that they affect your mouth and the way you use it afterwards. One of the most difficult things with not being able to use your mouth is how to eat.
25 January 2016
If you are considering having cosmetic dentistry performed, you might have a hard time choosing between the different procedures, as there might be more than one option that is applicable to your situation. Veneers, dental fillings, and teeth bleaching are all options that can apply to many different patients with different complaints. One option for you could be to make a substantial effort for the aesthetic properties of your mouth and have a smile makeover done.
25 January 2016
Being on vacation is a wonderful experience. Doing what you want when you want, being free to not go into work and have more than two days off in a row is a joy. You can be swimming or enjoying an appetizer when something happens to a tooth or your dentures crack and you need an emergency dentist while on your vacation. This could potentially ruin a vacation if you aren't able to taste local delicacies.