Can you believe that those silver-coloured fillings called ‘amalgam’ have been around since 1812? Yes, they were created by a British chemist more than 200 years ago! Are they safe? Yes they are. Read more here.
Understanding gum disease. What to look for and how to treat it.
You would not live with a chronic eye or ear infection, would you?
Yet 45% of the population over 65 years live with a chronic infection known as gum disease, or periodontitis.
Most people don’t realise they have this disease – but it is a serious, and very treatable, infection.
Have you ever considered how vitamins and minerals affect your teeth? We’re all aware of how bad sugar is for teeth, and we know to avoid acidic food and drinks, but what can we eat to make our teeth stronger?