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The risks of dental holidays

be weary of dental holidays

It is no secret that dental and healthcare costs in developed countries like Australia have been on the steady rise. This has resulted in many people choosing to take their dental treatments overseas. The appealing dental tourism brochures are luring many to consider whether they should get their im... Continue reading

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Risks and prevention of tooth decay

Dental caries, or tooth decay, are a common problem for adults and kids alike. If left untreated, tooth decay can cause pain or discomfort, and may lead to more problematic issues like gum disease or tooth loss. Tooth decay occurs when plaque, a sticky acidic substance, builds up on your teeth and ... Continue reading

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Top tips to improve your oral health in 2016

maintaining a healthy dental routine

2016 is finally upon us. If you have made your New Year’s resolutions, did you remember to make one that you and your family can smile about? Yes, I’m talking about the dental health of your family. Setting yearly goals to achieve optimal dental health is unfortunately something that man... Continue reading

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What Should You Know About Wisdom Teeth Removal

Thing You Should Know Before Getting Your Wisdom Teeth Out Wisdom teeth are our third molars that normally emerge when we are in our late teens or early twenties. They are usually the last permanent teeth to appear, although not all wisdom teeth emerge. When a wisdom tooth does erupt, it can grow t... Continue reading

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Tax tips: Claim back your dental expenses

Now that this year's tax time is getting close, it's a good opportunity to think about your financial activities to date. For most people, this will involve arranging their personal tax refund, but did you know you could claim back some of your dental expenses as well? However this scheme is current... Continue reading

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How to Get Over Your Dental Anxiety and Nerves

sitting on the dental chair anxiety

Does the thought of visiting a dentist make you nervous or anxious in any way? If so, you may wish to identify the root cause before finding out what can be done about it. If negative past experiences or tooth sensitivity makes you feel queasy in a dental chair to the extent that you have been avoid... Continue reading

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Top Three Causes Of Gum Bleeding

causes of gum bleeding

Did you notice that your gums were bleeding the last time you brushed or flossed your teeth? While most people may consider it a normal occurrence, it shouldn’t be taken lightly. In fact, bleeding gums usually means that your teeth are not in the peak of health or it can also be a sign of some... Continue reading

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5 Ways To De-Stress This Winter

A stress-free winter

Throughout the year, stress can often build up and can have negative effects on your body, mind and daily life. Cold wind and cloudy days are enough to make anyone gloomy and lethargic. Here are some simple ways to reduce stress this season. Eat Mood-Boosting Foods Cold and bitter days can often w... Continue reading

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Benefits Of Smiling

Three children smiling on the playground.

If there was ever a universal language that speaks to people of all nationalities and backgrounds, it would have to be the smile. No matter where you go in the world, a smile can help to open doors, build rapport and make connections – even with complete strangers. Amazingly, smiling not only ... Continue reading

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Detox Tips For The Coming Winter

Couple drink a warm beverage to keep warm during the winter.

Our daily routines are affected by the changing seasons. This is perhaps more acutely felt during winter, when our bodies and minds start straying off into sub-conscious forms of hibernation. It is true that Winter finds most people staying indoors more often, exercising less and eating more –... Continue reading

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