Posts Tagged: dental cavity

Why is an Oral Health Therapist Important?

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Who is an Oral Health Therapist? An oral health therapist (OHT) is a dental clinician who is trained to be both a dental therapist and a dental hygienist with a primary focus on health promotion and disease prevention. As a […]

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Chewing Sugarless Gum to Prevent Decay

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Chewing Gum to Prevent Cavities Do you enjoy the refreshing taste of chewing gum?  Well gum chewers, clinical studies have shown that chewing sugarless gum for 20 minutes following meals can help prevent tooth decay. Chewing sugarless gum increases the […]

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Why Dentists Take Dental X-Rays?

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Dentists take Dental X-Rays as they are a useful diagnostic tool helping to detect damage and disease not visible with the naked eye. How often Dental  X-Rays should be taken depends on your individual needs such as your age, your […]

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Healthy Teeth Tips – Halloween Candy: a trick or treat?

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Kids and adults love candy! But their teeth don’t! Dr Tony Cassimatis from the Brisbane Smile Centre has some healthy teeth tips on Halloween treats. 1.    Not all candy is the same. Actually inspect your child’s candy stash and remove […]

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