You’re Probably Forgetting To Brush This Part Of Your Teeth

HuffPost | Rachel Moss | Posted 09.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Despite most of us thinking that we’re brushing our teeth correctly or flossing frequently enough, dentist visits are often full of surprises. Irrit...

Crisps 'Better Than Raisins' As A Kids' Snack, Says Dentist

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 19.06.2017 | UK Parents

A dentist’s advice that children should have crisps rather than raisins in their packed lunch, has been called into question. Ben Atkins from the Br...

The Alarming Way Sparkling Water Can Damage Your Teeth

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 02.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Sparkling water is often perceived as the “healthier” option when it comes to fizzing drinks, but it can still damage your teeth. According to Dr ...

Five Frightening Facts From The History Of Dentistry

Dr Rob Davies | Posted 02.02.2017 | UK
Dr Rob Davies

(image: Pixabay) Everybody wants great teeth. We're willing to go through years of brace wearing agony, regular whitening sessions and hundreds of po...

10 Foods That Stain Your Teeth

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 10.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle

We all know things like smoking and drinking too much red wine can make your teeth look dull, but they aren’t the only culprits. Dentist Tariq Idree...

How Do Your Teeth Age - And What Can You Do About It?

Dr Rob Davies | Posted 30.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Dr Rob Davies

Teeth can go from pearly white to not so pearly white in a relatively short space of time. Like any part of the body, teeth age over time thanks to general wear and tear, and the speed at which they age can also be affected by lifestyle, diet and general health maintenance.

Stop Going To The Dentist Every Six Months, Advises England's Top Dentist

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 08.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle

England’s most senior dentist has advised patients to stop attending appointments every six months, due to the expensive nature of dentistry. Dr Sar...

Caring For Milk Teeth: Everything Parents Need To Know

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 17.08.2016 | UK Parents

Parents want the best for their children’s health, and oral hygiene is no different. But new research has revealed that many parents see milk teeth ...

Move Over Aspartame, There's a New Sweetner in Town

Jenna Downes | Posted 06.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Jenna Downes

If you are a health enthusiast like me, you might have noticed the ingredient Xylitol popping up everywhere lately; from sugar free chocolate to chewing gum. But what exactly is it? Checkout my guide to the newest sweetener below.

Smile! Caring for Your Family's Teeth is Essential for Health and Wellbeing

Professor Kevin Fenton | Posted 25.05.2017 | UK Parents
Professor Kevin Fenton

Nobody likes toothache, and for most people, the thought of having a tooth taken out by the dentist is enough to make them brush twice a day. But there are lots of things that help improve oral health, including not smoking, watching how much you drink and eating a healthy diet, which will help to protect your general health as well.

You've (Probably) Been Flossing All Wrong

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 28.01.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Think you're a bit of a pro in the dental floss department? Think again. Many people drag their floss up and down between their teeth which can le...

Thinking Of Improving Your Smile? Here's How

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.01.2016 | UK Lifestyle

If you’ve ever left the dentist's office with that feeling of doom and a serious hole in your pocket, you’ll know the importance of looking after ...

Fillings Could 'Cause More Harm Than Good', Dentists Warn

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 26.10.2015 | UK Lifestyle

If you're someone who hates going to the dentist, the latest research on fillings may make you even less inclined to go. A study has found that hav...

All My Children Hear Is Blah! Blah! Blah!

Kathryn Berens | Posted 13.10.2016 | UK Parents
Kathryn Berens

The expression of greatest bewilderment however is reserved for when I go down the self-indulgent path of telling my children that before they were around, I had a job (and a life?) - I worked, I earned money, I even wore clothes other than my tracky bums.

Why Parents Should Not Have Their Wisdom Teeth Removed

Claire Kirby | Posted 02.09.2016 | UK Parents
Claire Kirby

By the time the painless bit of the appointment is done, my eyes are streaming, I am a hot sweaty mess, and it is down to sheer luck that I am not covered in my own regurgitated breakfast. My dentist tells me I am not his worst patient. I'm not entirely sure I believe him.

Dentist Student Pulls Out His Own Wisdom Tooth

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.06.2015 | UK Universities & Education

Warning: graphic content. A dentist student from Denmark decided to pull out his own wisdom tooth and post a video of the procedure online. Jesp...

This Woman Is Proof That You Should Never Superglue Your Teeth Back In

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 01.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Being scared of the dentist is far from unusual. In fact, one in four of us dreads paying them a visit, according to the NHS. While for most of us ...

Adult Braces Indicate High Self Esteem

Jo Eden | Posted 27.05.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Jo Eden

Getting a brace means you want to better yourself, you are not the type of person that just accepts this is it. If you can do better, you will.

How To Prevent 'Internationally Renowned' Bad British Teeth

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 27.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Are your teeth yellow like Austin Powers', or pearly white like Simon Cowell's? According to a TV doctor, Brits are becoming "internationally renow...

Stop What You're Doing And Look At This Clear Coffee

Barcroft | Posted 13.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Coffee lovers rejoice! A new invention You could soon be drinking see-through coffee, which will allow you to not only mask your coffee addiction but ...

Afternoon Snacks Ruining Your Teeth And Healthier Alternatives

The Huffington Post UK | Anna Cafolla | Posted 17.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Breakfast at your desk, mid-afternoon snacks and sugary pick-me-ups: the working week can wreak havoc on your diet- and even more so, your teeth. ...

Breaking A Tooth Saved My Life Says Mum Who Was 'Weeks From Death'

Photo Features | KELLY STRANGE | Posted 17.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Warning: Graphic Images A mum-of-four has credited chipping her tooth while opening her son's juice bottle with saving her life, as her dentist d...

A Waiter Just Got A Lifechanging Tip From A Customer

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 10.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A waiter got the biggest tip of his life in January when a real-life tooth fairy saw him smile and decided to donate $25,000 for a new set of teeth. ...

A Cautionary Tale About Scrimping On A Good Dentist...

Caters | Posted 20.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Most women attempt to kickstart a healthy regime before their wedding day in order to look good, but all one woman wanted was a set of nice teeth afte...

Is Chewing Gum Good For Your Teeth?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 26.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

If you love chewing gum more than Roald Dahl's Violet Beauregarde, we have good news for you. Chewing gum benefits your oral health as much as flos...