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Nutrition and your oral health

10 June 2015

A poor diet can lead to gum disease and tooth decay. Foods high in carbohydrates, sugars and starches greatly contribute to the production of plaque acids that attack tooth...

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Lead a caries free life.

09 May 2015

It’s never to young to start healthy habits. Lead a decay free life! Read more here for a caries free smile.

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Why wear a mouthguard?

23 April 2015

Every year thousands of children are treated for dental injuries, which could have been prevented, or the severity minimised, by wearing a protective mouthguard.  For further information about the...

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Dental health and Diabetes

Dental health and Diabetes

20 March 2015

Research has shown that people with poor diabetes control are more likely to develop problems in the mouth.  Some of the very first symptoms of diabetes, such as dry...

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Choosing the right toothbrush

11 March 2015

Selecting the correct toothbrush is vital in maintaining healthy teeth and gums.  With so many shapes, sizes and styles of toothbrushes on the market, deciding which kind to buy...

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“It’s time to smile” for World Oral Health Day 2015

02 March 2015

It’s time to smile’ for World Oral Health Day 2015 – and take care with how often we consume sugary foods and drinks Geneva, 19 January 2015 – As...

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You may have noticed subtle changes at both our Hope Valley and Magill practices

You may have noticed subtle changes at both our Hope Valley and Magill practices

10 February 2015

After 23 years in practice Morialta Dental and Hope Valley Dental have rebranded to become Ricci Dental. We are now also consulting on Saturdays. We look forward to seeing...

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Heart disease and your gums

10 February 2015

Research from the University of Adelaide has found common links between gum and heart disease. Read more here.

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Why do teeth need to be straightened?

06 February 2015

Latest research regarding the benefits of straightening teeth go beyond the purely cosmetic aspect. Read more here.

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