Posts in Dental Health
How to get your little ones brushing with confidence!

Getting our little ones to brush their teeth can be a battle for many parents but as hard as you may find it, it’s essential that your little ones get into good brushing habits from an early age.

Here are 5 tips from Dentist, Dr Amelia Wong on how you can keep your kid’s teeth in tip top condition:

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Keeping your pearly whites in tip top condition!

Our food and drink consumption habits seem to be a topic that is constantly hitting the headlines of late. So much so, it can be hard to keep up with what the latest guidelines are advising! But, when it comes to managing your diet to help look after your oral health, the advice is a lot clearer.

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Top tips on how to take care of your teeth and gums

Nobody wants to visit their dentist more often than they have to – so to help you to keep you and your family’s trips to see us here at Synergy Dental Care to a minimum, Dentist Dr Richard Armishaw has pulled together his top tips on how you can keep your teeth healthy.

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Is Chewing Gum Good Or Bad For Your Teeth?

DID YOU KNOW that the average American consumes 1.8 pounds of gum each year? As for us Brits, we are the second biggest consumers of gum in the world; with 120 to 130 sticks per person each year With so much gum going into our mouths it’s important to know how chewing gum affects our dental health. You may have heard that it’s both good and bad for your teeth… so what’s the real answer? Read on to find out!

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Why visiting the hygienist is so important to your overall health!

Until recently, the focus of gum disease was upon tooth loss but thanks to the latest research we are beginning to understand that the impact of gum disease could have a greater far reaching effect on our overall health. Research shows that gum disease has been linked to a range of other wider health problems including strokes, heart disease and diabetes.  What’s more, studies are now looking at links between gum health and other inflammatory conditions within the body.

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The Synergy Plaque Preventers

Hi everyone, I am Lesley Morgan-Barlow Practice Director from Synergy Dental Care in Stoke on Trent; I would love to take a brief moment to give you a quick insight into the role of a Dental Hygiene Therapist.I don’t know about you but if you ask around, many people haven’t even heard of dental hygiene therapists and often confuse them with dental hygienists leading them to say “I don’t know, I have no idea, or they clean your teeth?”

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