8 Foods That Stain Your Teeth

Everybody wants a perfect, pearly white smile. Of course the obvious method of keeping your teeth looking fresh and clean is brushing and flossing every day combined with regular dental check-ups, but did you know that some of the foods and drinks we consume regularly can actually stain our teeth? Due to its porous nature, tooth enamel is very vulnerable to discolouration. Here’s a list of foods and drinks that have staining potential: 1. Sweets. It’s no secret that sweets aren't brilliant … [Read more...]

What Is Dental Pulp And Why Is It Important?

The tooth is made up of different parts; the hard outer layer, which is responsible for protecting the tooth, is known as the enamel. Underneath the enamel, lies the dentin; the dentin forms the largest part of the tooth and is plays an important protective role, even though it is not as hard as enamel. The dentin becomes exposed if the enamel is eroded or damaged and this causes sensitivity. Underneath the dentin, in the root canals, you will find the pulp. Pulp is a very important part of the … [Read more...]

Dental Loans by the Practice Loan Company PLC

Are you a dentist who has recently qualified?  Are you looking to start up your own dental practice, but have no idea how to get the funding to do it?  There are two ways of doing this.  The first option is to take your time and you build things up slowly by working and saving for a long time at another practice until the time is right. But there are those who say that they don't want to wait that long and get started immediately.  If you are one of those people, it might be worth considering … [Read more...]

Treatment of Bad Breath

There are a lot of embarrassing scenarios but perhaps there are few things as embarrassing as bad breath. You can have bad breath because of not brushing your teeth in the morning, and that can be forgiven. But more than 20% of people suffer or at some point have suffered from a condition known as Halitosis, which is a medical term for chronic bad breath. I used to suffer from this as well but as I found out on the Listerine website, the condition can be managed. What Causes Bad … [Read more...]

Information on Dental Clinic Reviews

Some people like to search information on virtually any subject, and there are some who like to know information about dental centres, or clinics. The purpose of reviewing such information is that people want to determine which dental clinics rates the best in their community, what is the centre's reputation, what are its services, how much does it cost and how does such a dental centre rates in their locality. This is particularly true in the dental community. Dental practitioners want to … [Read more...]

Is Tooth Whitening Right for you?

Having dental work done to increase your confidence is getting more and more prevalent in society, with tooth whitening in Manchester becoming especially desirable, and if you are looking to undergo any kind of treatment it is wise to research it first. Whether you are interested in tooth whitening for purely personal reasons, or you think it might give you an extra edge in an important job interview, there are many reasons why having the procedure done might be attractive to you. In this … [Read more...]