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How does sleep affect your oral health? From snoring to grinding

How Does Sleep Affect Your Oral Health?

July 2019

We can all agree that a good night’s sleep makes a world of a difference in how we function the following day.  Apart from waking up feeling like a million bucks, how often does this happen? A goods night rest gives our body a chance to repair, replenish and restore... Read More

Hidden cost of Dental Tourism

The Hidden Costs Of Dental Tourism

June 2019

White sandy beaches, tropical warm waters, and 5 star resorts, sounds like the perfect recovery destination after getting dental implants, but at what cost? Over 10,000 Australians travel abroad to get dental work done each year, with many choosing Bali or Thailand as their ‘holiday’ destination. Dental implant costs in... Read More

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How Do You Get Cavities and How Do You Know You Have One?

June 2019

If you don’t know what a cavity is then you may have dug yourself into a hole, possibly several, but you’re not alone. An Australian oral health report card has found that only half of all Australians brush their teeth twice a day and only half have had a dental... Read More

Cracked tooth - signs and what to do

Do You Have a Cracked Tooth? It’s Time to Read Between The Lines

May 2019

A cracked tooth can occur from something as simple as accidentally biting a fork while eating dinner. It can happen from the pressure of grinding your teeth in your sleep, chewing or biting hard foods including lollies, ice, almonds or anything with a pit such as olives. Accidents can happen,... Read More

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Fight Tooth Decay The Right Way

May 2019

You might be brushing your teeth twice a day but are you brushing the correct way? Growing up as a child, you were probably told to brush your teeth a million times, whether it was from your parents or by your dentist, so don’t worry we won’t pester you with... Read More

How to floss the right way

Learn How to Floss the Right Way

May 2019

And we don’t mean the dance. Find out why it is important to floss your teeth and how. You’ve probably heard from your dentist time and again telling you to floss your teeth. But why is it so important to floss your teeth if you brush them twice a day?... Read More

How often should you see your dentist?

Do I Need To See The Dentist Every 6 Months?

May 2019

A question asked time and again is how often should I see my dentist? It is recommended by oral professionals to you see your dentist at least every 6 months, but is it necessary? According to the Australia’s Oral Health Tracker study, published in 2018 and conducted by Australian Dental... Read More