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Periodontal Disease, Prevention And Treatment, And Why It Matters

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Keeping your gums healthy is as important as your teeth say our Bedford dental team. From a very young age we are taught to take good care of our teeth, making sure to brush them twice a day and as

Charcoal Toothpaste – What Is It Good For?

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Amongst the trends for ‘alternative’ toothpastes, charcoal seems to be a top choice, but why? Back in the day, as some like to describe the past, if you went to the shop to buy a toothpaste, you were usually faced

Practical Oral Health Tips For Parents With Toddlers

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Helping to keep your children’s teeth strong, healthy and pain free. Some of us may have suffered from dental problems when we were children. This may well have entailed a number of visits to our local dental practice and some,

Do You Have ‘Runners Teeth’?

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Bedford dentist, Dr David Nolte looks at why some people who run, complain of less than comfortable teeth. Running is probably the UK’s number one exercise when it comes to keeping fit. It requires little more than a decent pair

Should You Have A Chipped Tooth Treated Or Can You Just Ignore It?

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Bedford dentist, Dr David Nolte looks at the options available when a tooth is chipped. However well we look after our teeth, there is always a risk that they can suffer some damage, however minor. The better we look after

Millennials, How Well Are They Looking After Their Teeth?

Reports suggest that this generation is failing to brush their teeth as well as they should. ‘Millennials’ is a word that seems to be bandied around quite a lot these days. For those who don’t know, it means those born

Looking After Your Teeth During The Cold And Flu Season

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Colds, flu and other winter viruses can have an adverse effect on our teeth. Despite the fact that winters seem to be generally milder than in the past, cold spells are still quite possible. In addition to the cold weather,

Looking After Your Toothbrush

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How we look after this everyday piece of personal care equipment could make a real difference to the health of our teeth and gums. The humble toothbrush; a fairly ‘boring’ piece of equipment that we (hopefully) use twice a day

What Can You Remember From This Year’s Dental Blogs?

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A quick end-of-year ‘refresher’ quiz for our Bedford dental patients. Over the last year, we have written many blogs covering different topics relating to oral health care. Some of these were related to everyday issues such as tooth decay and

Planning Your Festive Smile Makeover

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Whether you want to boost your smile in time for Christmas or are planning further ahead, we can help. The New Year tends to bring out the optimist in many of us and the idea that we will suddenly become

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