Many of us worry about our health – whether it’s our weight, overall health or a family predisposition to serious disease. Surprisingly, our dental health is often left out of the bigger picture and we think this needs to change.
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Dry-mouth, or Xerostomia, is a common condition with many different underlying causes. Below we discuss some of the most common causes of the condition, including medications, smoking, diet and radiation therapy.
Every year a few articles inevitably arise that question the legitimacy of some part of your everyday dental care. Some years it’s toothpaste or mouthwash – and this year, it was time for the humble roll of dental floss to come under scrutiny.
We all know toddlers can be a handful – particularly for parents who might not have a lot of time on their hands. So we put this guide on children’s dental together to get you up to speed quickly.
Have you brought your child in for a ‘ride in the chair’? The first two years of a child’s life is a time of wonder, learning, and adventure – and that’s exactly how we approach dental appointments for kids.
Dental Hygiene Tips with Alice Kelsey
Ever wondered what’s the best way to brush your teeth? It’s one of the questions we get asked most! Our dental hygienist and therapist, Alice Kelsey, talks to you about some of the most common questions that are asked during a dental hygiene appointment.
We have seen a significant rise in the use of health, training and performance supplements, often as part of a healthy eating or diet & exercise plan. But, did you know that athletes are a group at high risk to dental cavities?
They say you are what you eat, but did you know that the acidity of your mouth can change directly because of your diet?
BOH Dental is on a campaign to raise awareness of oral cancer. As with most cancers, early detection is critical to survival. In recent years, awareness surrounding regular screenings for breast, prostate and cervical cancer has improved the chances of survival. At this stage oral cancer sufferers still experience a...
Have you given much thought recently to the bacteria which are currently residing in your mouth? We’ve all got bacteria in our mouths. In most cases it’s harmless as long as you take good care of your oral health. However, many people remain blissfully unaware that the harmless bacteria which...