Connor Hughes weighs up the detrimental effects smoking and vaping can have on your oral health. It’s now common knowledge that smoking can have seriously disastrous effects on your oral hygiene, and despite constant reminders from dentists and medical practitioners, millions of people still smoke...
Tooth decay levels in five-year-old children are seeing a steady decline, Public Health England (PHE) claims. The latest figures from the Child Oral Health Survey show 23.3% of five-year-old children in England had decayed, missing or filled teeth in 2017, a drop from 30.9% in 2008. Despite the decl...
Woodborough House Dental Practice
Jun 19, 2018
One month on from the Royal Wedding, who remembers seeing Suits actor, Rick Hoffman pulling this face?
He claims it was caused by another guest's halitosis, otherwise known as bad breath. We all worry about having less than fresh breath from time to time, so here are some tips to stop it happening to you: www.nhs.uk/conditions/bad-breath
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Monday isn't usually anything to cheer about, but why not use the start of a new week as motivation to tackle those dental issues you've been meaning to get round to.
Whether it's a niggling toothache, a missing tooth that needs replacing or just a thorough clean you've been meaning to arrange, make today the day you get the ball rolling. We'd love to hear from you!
It may not come as any surprise to hear that, according to a recent study, men are less likely to visit the dentist than their female counterparts. This certainly rings true at Woodborough House, with 65% of our current patients being female, as opposed to 45% male.
GPs are not given the time or training to spot the signs of dental neglect, new research has shown. The study, published in the British Dental Journal, surveyed GPs in the Isle of Wight to discover their awareness and perceptions of dental health. Of the respondents, 96% had never received any forma...