Diabetes Oral Complications- Prevention and Treatment

Diabetes Oral Complications- Prevention and Treatment

Some patients often make the mistake of visiting their dentist only in an ‘emergency’. However, this could mean you missing out on valuable advice from your dentist to help you catch the first stages of gum disease before it causes you major problems, like pain,...
Gum Disease and Diabetes

Gum Disease and Diabetes

As discussed in earlier posts, in order to manage your diabetes successfully it’s all about control. Unfortunately, our mouths do not escape the complications that come with diabetes. In fact, according to diabetes.co.uk ‘It is estimated that 1 in 3 people with...
All-Diabetic Pro Cycling Team In The Tour of Britain

All-Diabetic Pro Cycling Team In The Tour of Britain

At the Diabetes Dental Care center, our team of dedicated dental professionals makes it their mission to help patients overcome the pain and inconvenience associated with a variety of dental issues, included complications related to diabetes. Since this condition can...
DDC Lectures for Young Diabetic Patients Group

DDC Lectures for Young Diabetic Patients Group

Last month, on July 29th, we hosted a lecture on the link between Diabetes and oral health and presented our findings to the Young Diabetic Patients Group. A staggering 50% of the attendees had not paid a visit to the dentist in the last six years. Attendees reported...
The Connection Between Periodontitis & Diabetes

The Connection Between Periodontitis & Diabetes

Periodontitis is a serious gum infection. It damages the gums and the bone that supports one’s teeth. If left untreated, periodontitis or gum disease, can not only lead to tooth loss, but can also have other systemic implications, such as an increased risk of...