Keeping your teeth young
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Keeping your teeth young

As we get older suddenly we realised many things we didn't appreciate about being young - being fit, having smooth skin and having all your own teeth. As our loose teeth (and bridges) struggle to deal with chewier food we start eating bland mush and, there is no easy way to say this, OLD PEOPLE FOOD. I'm determined not to let that happen to me and I'm doing everything I can to keep my own teeth as long as possible, and when that's not possible to get the best possible teeth replacement. If you are like me and want to keep on eating whatever you want, I think you'll like my site. It's all about dental health and teeth replacement & maintenance.

Keeping your teeth young

  • Four Ways Your Dentist Can Help With A Tooth Extraction

    17 May 2023

    If you've been told you need a tooth extraction, it's normal to feel a bit apprehensive. But before you start worrying about the procedure, remember that your dentist is there to guide and support you every step of the way. Here's how your dentist can help ensure a smooth and comfortable tooth extraction.  1. Your Dentist Can Use Local Anaesthetic Tooth extractions, which are a routine part of general dentistry, are usually performed under local anaesthetic to completely numb the area around the tooth.

  • 4 Benefits of Glass Ionomer Fillings

    7 March 2023

    Even when you take good care of your oral health, small cavities can still develop in your teeth over time. When that happens, fillings can be used to restore the tooth, and there are a number of materials that can be used. Most people are already aware of traditional options, such as amalgam and silver, but you might not have heard about glass ionomer fillings. These combine acrylic with glass particles to form a flexible paste that can be used to create a tight seal over a cavity.

  • How to Achieve Excellent and Long-Term Results With Dental Braces

    20 January 2023

    Are you thinking about getting braces to fix dental alignment issues? Braces work by applying gentle pressure to the teeth and gradually shifting them into position. The treatment is effective for minor and severe dental misalignment. However, the outcome depends on various factors within the patient's control. With this in mind, here are three tips to improve the success of your treatment and achieve long-term results.  Replace missing natural teeth