Test your Risk for Gum Disease

Test your risk for Gum Disease. This is a fantastic test from the American Academy of Periodontology website to help you learn more about the state of your gums. Answering the following questions will give you an idea of your chance of having periodontal disease: Do...
Celebrities that have Diabetes

Celebrities that have Diabetes

Celebrities that have Diabetes It is estimated that 350 million people have diabetes worldwide. In fact, according to the World Health Organisation that number could double in the next 20 years. Therefore it’s pretty evident that Diabetes can certainly occur in...
Dental Fear

Dental Fear

Should I be Afraid of the Dentist? Throughout history Dentistry has terrified patients to the core. Before anesthetics were discovered, dental procedures caused agony to patients. However, despite our advancement in dentistry and pain relief some still choose to avoid...

8 top tips of Home Dental Care

If you´re wondering what you can do to try and control gum disease and reduce the risk of bone loss around your teeth, good news, there is plenty that you can do on your own, that will make a huge difference. The most important part of dental care is to brush and...
PLANNING FOR A PREGNANCY WITH DIABETES

PLANNING FOR A PREGNANCY WITH DIABETES

Last year the team at Diabetes Dental Care had the pleasure to contribute to this Pregnancy Tool Kit for JRDF (Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation). You can now download it here or through the JRDF website...
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,...