Dentures

Chrome or Acrylic??

Dentures are often the cheapest option for replacing one or more missing teeth. They can help restore vital functions such as eating and speaking, or simply improve your appearance. When teeth are missing; you can appear older as your face sinks into the gaps and wrinkles become more prominent. A full set of teeth plump the face up and take years off your appearance. Dentures also help take the strain off of remaining teeth.

They can be made from chrome cobalt, or all acrylic. Both have their benefits depending on what you as a patient would prefer.

Mouth Cancer Action Month

"If in doubt, get checked out"

November sees the start of Mouth Cancer Action Month, a month-long campaign to raise awareness of a killer disease on the rise.

During the next decade we estimate that around 60,000 people in the UK will be diagnosed with the mouth cancer, and without early detection half will die. Worldwide, over 460,000 people are expected to die from mouth cancer each year by 2030.

Choosing the right toothbrush for youWith an ever growing choice of toothbrushes available, we look at the key factors to consider when buying your next toothbrush

The importance of good oral health cannot be overestimated. Gum disease is a major risk factor for a number of serious conditions, including heart disease and diabetes. In the late 1930s, when toothbrushes with nylon bristles were first invented, consumers choosing a toothbrush didn’t have many options. Now, the story’s completely different. Most stores that sell oral hygiene products now have an extensive collection of different types of toothbrushes on their shelves, including manual and electric varieties.

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