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Before You Whiten Your Teeth
There are some simple things that you should do before you begin to whiten your teeth. It is important to prepare […]
Cycling and Gum Disease
the lockdown has meant that even more of us have begun cycling, which is wonderful, but please be mindful of the increased risk of gum disease.
Dr. Heff’s Health Hero Project
Our Dr. Heff's Health Hero spotlight shines on Dental Hygienist superstar Gemma Morgan, who began her dental career in the Royal Air Force!
Coronavirus and Gum Disease
So, why are people with gum disease nine times more likely to die from Coronavirus and nearly five times more likely to need assisted ventilation?
Dr. Heff’s Health Hero Project – Dental Hygienist
Dr. Heff's Health Hero Project interview with award-winning Dental Hygienist Jennie Haywood-Hull. Jennie is a clinical teaching fellow at the University of Portsmouth Dental Academy. Thank you for sharing your knowledge, Jennie!
Are Smoothies Actually Healthy?
The short answer is no. The perception that smoothies are a healthy alternative is wrong. In many ways, marketing smoothies […]
Health Hero Interview With Dental Hygienist Rochelle Fodi
Rochelle Fodi is a Dental Hygienist who has practiced in a periodontal specialty setting for 40 years - a true health hero!
The Effects of Menopause on Oral Health
A change in hormone levels during perimenopause, menopause and postmenopause have a significant effect on oral health.
The Health Hero Project
Dr. Heff’s Health Hero Project interview with Dental Hygienist Amber Ojak, Best Dental Therapist North Winner 2020. Amber, our health […]
Why Minimum Intervention Dentistry Eases Dental Phobia
Minimum Intervention Dentistry, known as MI dentistry, is a holistic approach to oral healthcare that can ease dental phobia.
Why You Should Ingest Green Tea as a Supplement
The benefits of green tea are most effective when ingested as a supplement and not just a drink. We all know that holistic health is largely a result of microbial balance, reduced stress, and reduced inflammation. Green tea works to optimize all three of these aspects because it contains high levels of polyphenols found in catechins.
The Oral Side Effects of Cancer Treatment
Side Effects Support LLC When I read how Jill Meyer-Lippert, founder of Side Effect Support LLC, was helping cancer survivors […]