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Aug 13

Did you know that the common cold can cause toothache? This can occur when your cold or flu results from a virus that also causes a sinus infection. Also known as sinusitis, this painful infection occurs when your nasal cavities become swollen and inflamed. Symptoms include a bad headache, severe aching in the area of […]

Aug 10

Tooth staining is a natural part of the ageing process that’s often unavoidable. Fortunately, there are steps you can take to remedy any staining that has occurred, as well as ways to minimise future damage DIY Teeth-Whitening Superficial stains can often be removed with simple at-home treatments such as teeth-whitening kits, toothpastes, strips and rinses. […]

Jul 25

A 2015 study suggests that people with type 2 diabetes lose on average twice as many teeth as those without the disease. While there are long-established links between diabetes and health complications such as heart disease and kidney damage, this study illuminates its relation to poor oral health. The study was published in the December […]

Jul 25

The links between breastfeeding and better dental health have been known for a while, but a June 2015 study highlights just how strong those links are. Conducted by researchers at the University of Adelaide and published online at Pediatrics, the study found that babies who were exclusively breastfed for six months were 72% less likely […]

Jan 29

Stop consuming sports and energy drinks if you value your teeth. East Bentleigh Dental Group explains the negative dental impact of these beverages. You participate in a big city fun run — seven or eight kilometres in you are sweating, your breathing is ragged and your legs ache. A volunteer at the hydration station holds […]