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New Research to Cure Cavities

Researchers at the University of Washington, U.S., have designed a convenient and natural product that uses proteins to rebuild tooth enamel and treat dental cavities. This development could be an important process, adding to the pain-free treatments that we already perform at Mannamead Cosmetic Dental Centre. “Remineralisation guided by peptides is a healthy alternative to […]

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Oral and Heart Health Linked In Video

A new animation produced by the British Heart Foundation (BHF) aims to raise awareness of the link between oral health and a healthy, or unhealthy, heart. The BHF website also has an article about gum disease, symptoms and prevention tips. At Mannamead Cosmetic Dental Clinic we can help you deal with gum disease, providing advice […]

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Sensitive Teeth – Can Toothpaste Help?

OFTEN patients of Mannamead Cosmetic Dental Clinic comment how they suffer from sensitive teeth. Many use proprietary toothpastes to combat the condition, but a recent study reveals that such toothpastes are beneficial when combined with other strategies to reduce the discomfort. The rising prevalence of dental erosion and dentin hypersensitivity has led to the emergence […]

Guide to Avoid Illegal Teeth Whitening

The Oral Health Foundation reported recently that tooth whitening has become an incredibly popular cosmetic procedure for many British people, with one in six admitting they have had their teeth whitened. The Foundation state that: “In the hands of a fully qualified dental health professional, tooth whitening is an effective and safe procedure which can […]

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Illegal Teeth Whitening – BBC Report Dangers

Making sure you have a recognised, registered dental clinic, such as Mannamead Cosmetic Dental Centre, to perform teeth whitening is vital to avoid ongoing problems, as BBC London recently reported.They performed some undercover filming of beauticians who are not dental professionals, and hence not registers with the General Dental Council (GDC), providing illegal teeth whitening […]

Mouthwash Diabetes Threat?

New research has raised con ferns over regular mouthwash use to an elevated risk of type 2 diabetes. Harvard University’s School of Public Health researchers reckon that using mouthwash twice a day may have a significantly increase the risk of developing type 2 diabetes. The study reveals that people who rinse with mouthwash twice a […]

Ringing Endorsement for Dentists by GQC

State of Care is the Care Quality Commission’s (CQC) annual assessment of health and social care in England. The report once again shows that dental services in England have topped the league in providing high quality care.Of the 1,131 dental practices inspected in 2016/17, the CQC found that 88% complied with the regulator’s five key tests: Are healthcare […]