Category: Advice

Remineralisation Of Teeth

The role of modern toothpastes. Along with tooth whitening toothpastes, you may have seen advertisements for toothpastes that claim to ‘remineralise’ teeth. Whilst the claims may seem quite impressive, we suspect that quite a few people will not actually understand

Don’t Like Seeing The Dentist?

Here are some very good reasons why you really should! At The Lodge Dental Suite, as at every other practice in the world most likely, we often meet patients who really don’t like the dentist; not in a personal way

The Vegan Diet And Your Teeth

Even the ‘healthiest’ of diets can pose challenges for your teeth. With around half a million people in the UK following a vegan diet, and many more perhaps partially following it with a view to fully adapting the diet if

Our Valentine’s Day Dental Proposal

Loving your mouth is straightforward – here’s a reminder how! With Valentine’s day rapidly approaching, we thought that this would be a good time to revisit the way that you look after your oral health. Whilst complex dental procedures are

Do You Suffer With “Itchy Teeth”?

Tooth Itch – uncommon but may indicate a potential problem. Some symptoms of dental problems are fairly obvious. A toothache will certainly mean that you need to see a dentist right away, and gums that bleed are regularly a sign

Looking After Receding Gums

What causes gum recession and how to slow it down. Having receding gums is not uncommon and it is thought that nearly three quarters of the adult population of the UK have this to some degree. It not only affects

Ditch The Fads In The New Year To Help Keep Your Teeth Healthy

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‘Crazes’ come and go but you can’t beat sensible dental care! There is rarely a day goes by without some new ‘wonder’ food or ‘miracle’ cure appearing, often endorsed by a celebrity. Unfortunately, although some of these may be broadcast

Keeping A Healthy Smile At Christmas

Protecting your teeth and gums during festive indulgence! Christmas is a time to be happy and have fun. Families get together, sometimes for the only time during the year. This can bring a lot of happiness for many people, but

Icy Pavements And The Risk To Your Teeth

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Freezing conditions are likely to lead to an increase in emergency dental appointments in Cheshunt Whether this current cold snap is a one off or something which may well occur a number of times before the winter is over, it

Don’t Ignore Early Warning Signs Of Dental Pain

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Turning a blind eye to minor niggles can lead to more serious problems later on. It is, perhaps, human nature to put our heads in the sand when a problem arises. Sometimes we may do this very temporarily before acknowledging