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How Drug Use Affects Dental Health

It is well known that heavy drug and substance use can wreak havoc on a person’s health, including damage to the lungs, heart, brain, and stomach. However, many people are

Dental Care in Children

Children's teeth are more susceptible to decay than adults' teeth and are more likely to experience dental injuries. In Australia, tooth decay in children is on the rise. Children aged

Gum Disease and Heart Disease – The Common Thread

Plaque on your teeth may be connected to plaque in your arteries. You might think your mouth and heart are two separate parts of your body, but there is growing

Why are my teeth sensitive?

Tooth sensitivity is a common problem that affects people of all ages. It is characterised by a sharp, shooting pain that occurs when the teeth are exposed to hot, cold,

Why is oral hygiene important for the elderly

Oral health directly affects overall health and quality of life. It is important for everyone, especially for seniors and the elderly. As we age, our bodies naturally change, and our

Dental anxiety and how to deal with it

What is dental anxiety? Dental anxiety is a type of anxiety that is specifically related to dental procedures. It can range from mild nervousness to severe panic attacks. People with

Sports Mouthguards

Australians play a wide range of sports, contact and both non-contact sports. Autumn and winter are the popular seasons for the most popular contact sport in Australia - Rugby League

Can my teeth grow back?

In our lifetime we go through two sets of teeth. Baby teeth which are formed before we are a year old and adult teeth which replace them when we are

Will robots replace dentists?

Everyone is discussing Artificial Intelligence or AI these days. ChatGPT, the chat bot that has taken the world by storm has given rise to many questions, primary among them being,

How Often Should I Have My Teeth Cleaned?

All dentists recommend brushing twice a day and flossing once a day. However, even if you follow a strict oral health regime at home, it is always advisable to get