Why is flossing is a key part of your oral care? Here's something you may not know - nearly half the surface area of your teeth lies between them.
If you're like most people, you probably don't give much thought to how you brush your teeth, beyond squeezing on some toothpaste and scrubbing back and forth.
The reality is our eating habits play a major role in tooth decay, which is a diet-related disease. Sugars in the food and drinks we eat are taken up by bacteria, producing acids that attack the outer layer of tooth enamel to cause decay.
Dental Health Week, which takes place this year from 6 to 12 August, is the Australian Dental Association's (ADA) major annual oral health promotion event. Its aim is to educate Australians about the importance of maintaining good oral health.
What defines a dental emergency? The Qld Dept of Health states that a dental emergency as any accident or incident which causes pain, bleeding, infection....
If you start having problems with wisdom teeth, there is a good chance they have become impacted.