Why Damaged or Decayed Teeth Deteriorate Faster Than Intact Teeth

Posted on: 6 October 2020
When intact, your teeth are protected by an impenetrable wall of enamel. Enamel is so hard that not even bone can match it in terms of hardness. But despite being the hardest material in the human body, enamel isn't very thick, unlike bone. Nor can enamel regenerate like bone can. Once damaged by trauma or decay then, a tooth cannot ever return to its former glory without a dentist's help.
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Are You Making These Mistakes While Brushing Your Teeth?

Posted on: 28 September 2020
Brushing your teeth every morning and evening is the best way to keep your teeth clean — but are you making mistakes that are limiting the effectiveness of your daily dental hygiene routine? Take a look at these common mistakes to see if any of them apply to you. 1. Not Brushing For Long Enough The Australian Dental Association recommends brushing your teeth for at least two minutes to thoroughly clean them.
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5 Possible Reasons for a Toothache

Posted on: 24 September 2020
A toothache is an irritating and painful symptom indicating that something is going on with your dental health. At one point or another, most people experience toothaches. The top way to prevent it is to maintain good oral health and schedule regular visits to the dentist for examination and treatment of any emerging issues. If your tooth starts to ache, the best move is to inform a dentist for treatment. Even if the pain stops, ensure you make that appointment to ensure that the problem is identified and the dentist provides the necessary treatment.
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Should You Use DIY Teeth Whitening Kits or Visit the Dentist?

Posted on: 14 September 2020
Teeth whitening has plenty of enthusiasts in Australia, partially thanks to the availability of DIY kits. Online retailers promise sparkling smiles with their array of teeth whiteners, like strips, charcoal products, toothpastes, gels, and LED lights. A study by the Australian Dental Association found that about 50% of people who whiten their teeth rely on over-the-counter kits. These statistics are concerning because some of these products have abrasive chemicals that expose the teeth to damage.
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