Year: 2018

Could Summer Sports Ruin Your Smile?

Dentist Dr Sarah Nackasha of The Dental Centre Bedford

Dr Sarah Nackasha says get a custom built mouth guard and look after your teeth! The World Cup may not have gone exactly how we wanted it to in the end, but it didn’t stop many people getting inspired by

Treatment For Gaps Between Your Teeth In Bedford

Unwanted gappy smile? Celebrities like Madonna have made gaps between the teeth very appealing and desirable for some. However, gaps between the teeth aren’t a feature some people want to maintain, and some people would prefer not to have any

Roll back signs of ageing in Bedford!

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Keep your teeth and smile looking younger for longer. As we grow older, invariably we will notice the changes in our appearance. The desire to spend boisterous nights out recedes and we perhaps care a little less about the style

Do You Need To Replace Amalgam Fillings?

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New laws restricting the use of mercury based fillings came into law from July 2018. From July 1st 2018, new laws came into being in the UK, restricting the use of amalgam fillings. From that date, they can no longer

Get Your Teeth ‘Holiday Ready’

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Feel relaxed and confident on your holiday with healthy and attractive teeth! Most of us look forward to our annual holidays. A few weeks in the sun, or on the ski slopes, can certainly give us a chance to relax

How Bone Loss Impacts Dental Implants

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Why healthy bone is necessary for implant placement, and how bone grafts can help Implant procedures are becoming more routine than ever for replacing a missing tooth. As we have mentioned before, in our Dental Centre Bedford blogs these offer

Is A Healthy Diet Enough To Keep Your Skin Young Looking?

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Tackling the effects of ageing on our skin in Bedford It can be difficult to determine what actually constitutes a healthy diet. Older people would probably argue that the ‘meat and two veg’ approach worked for them, and, although the

What Is Tartar And Why Does It Matter?

Many patients might be aware of the word, but do you know what it is? There are some dental terms that patients hear us use, that they likely already understand reasonably well. Tartar is one of those words that dentists

Electric Toothbrush Or Standard – Which To Use?

Hygienist in Bedford Hilary Sinclair

Which is the best type of toothbrush for your teeth? If you have already switched to an electric toothbrush, you may be wondering why so many people stick with the traditional type. Using an electric toothbrush feels much easier and

Four Summer Food And Drinks To Moderate

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The promise of a warm summer ahead could spell trouble for our teeth! It could turn out to be a false promise, but the signs seem to be that we might be in for a hot, or at least warm,