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National Smile Month: Strong Teeth Make Strong Kids
Submitted by admin on June 13, 2018
This month sees the annual National Smile Month campaign to promote healthy oral health. Regular tooth brushing with a fluoridated toothpaste Cutting down on sugary foods and drinks Visiting your dentist at regular intervals There is a focus on supporting and educating parents to help their children develop the ri...
How are fixed braces adjusted?
Submitted by admin on March 13, 2018
You have probably heard of braces being ‘tightened’ and wondering what that may mean. Your brace adjustment appointments will normally be scheduled every 4-6 weeks. Some brace systems like the Damon brace system allow these appointments to be 8-10 weeks. It is vital that your orthodontic treatment is regularly reviewed a...
Why you need to stop a thumb sucking habit
Submitted by admin on January 16, 2018
Thumb Sucking For some of us as parents and children, we know how difficult it is to stop 'the habit' i.e. thumb-sucking! It is probably one of the most common habits, and for the majority of us, we often stop in our early years. However, it is a hard habit to break and there are several ways and bribes that we have all given...