Dental Care

Slowing the decay

Oral hygiene and the prevention of tooth decay are priorities for most people and when it comes to dental care, treatments are expensive and seldom covered by insurance or national health care plans.

Most of us at some time in our lives will get some degree of tooth decay, cavities or even gum disease. The most common cause of tooth decay is the consumption of sugar. This substance is so toxic that young children given unlimited access to soft drinks even lose their baby teeth to decay and great numbers of teenagers lose their teeth due to sugar, and other dietary or lifestyle habits.

Other factors that increase the likelihood of cavities besides sugary foods and

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Dental health

Do you dislike going to the dentist?

Interestingly, brushing teeth is something that people only began doing in Europe about 200 years ago whereas in India and parts of Asia, it has been done for thousands of years. According to archaeologists, the skeletons and ancient European fossils of people who had that had died before this 200 year marker had very good teeth.

The most significant event that took place about 200 years ago was the introduction of sugar into Europe. The simple conclusion; sugar causes tooth decay and today this is compounded by low nutritional foods, processed foods and poor lifestyle.

Another factor that affects our dental health and you must have noticed, it is that increasing numbers of

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Teeth Whitening

Brightening your charm

You may be surprised by just how many options are available when it comes to teeth whitening these days. The endless ads and commercials for teeth whitening show just what a big business teeth whitening has become in recent years, and the teeth whitening methods below cover the key options for budgets and expectations.

In olden days, eating fresh carrots, apples, turnips and other crunchy fruits or veggies along with was enough to keep one’s teeth clean and white, but today we live on a diet of junk food then wonder why we don’t look or feel so good?

Teeth Whitening Methods in Detail In-Office Teeth Whitening: Professional teeth whitening at the dentist’s office can provide you

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