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Top Tips to avoid Tooth Decay

Categories: Tooth Decay

Reduce the frequency of sugar consumption. Its more important to reduce the frequency of sugar consumption rather than the actual amount. Every time you have something sugary to eat or drink, you get a decaying attack on your teeth. This attack lasts for about 30mins and it’s the time it take for your saliva to wash away the sugar on your teeth. The more of these attacks you have, the more decay you get. So rather can eating a chocolate bar throughout the day, it is far better to binge and have it all at once as you get one … Continue reading


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Tricks to avoid my children getting tooth decay

Categories: Tooth Decay

Always, always brush at least twice a day. Instilling good habits in children is vital. They will then go on in life adopted a positive attitude to dental healthy well into adult life. The most important time to brush is just before bedtime and it’s equally important not to have anything to eat or drink (apart from water) after you have brushed your teeth as we produce very little saliva at night meaning that food is not washed away. This will result in a lot higher incidence of tooth decay!


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