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Seal those teeth from Cavities

Brushing and flossing are the best ways to help prevent cavities, but it’s not always easy to clean every nook and cranny of your teeth – especially those back molars you use to chew. They are rough, uneven and a favourite place for leftover food and cavity-causing bacteria to hide. But there is another way […]

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Dentist or Oral Surgeon?

If you are having any problems with your teeth, or experiencing any pain or discomfort the first thing you should do is contact your Dentist. Your dentist will evaluate the area where the issue is and will then determine whether an extraction is needed. This consultation typically involves X-rays and an examination of the affected […]

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Top tips for oral health

Get your smile in tip top condition by following our guidelines: Brush your teeth twice a day with fluoride toothpaste. Once in the morning and last thing at night before you go to bed.  Use a fluoride toothpaste with at least 1350ppm Use a toothbrush with medium firmness, multi-tufted, round-ended nylon bristles and a small […]

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Sugar Free September

We are supporting #SugarFreeSeptember here at Beacon DentalCare. Sugar-Free September is all about giving up the sugars that are added to our foods and drinks (these are called extrinsic sugars if you’re interested in the sciency bit). We already have more than enough sugar in our diets from naturally-occurring sources such as whole fruits, vegetables […]

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To floss or not to floss

There has been a great deal written in the press lately about the benefit of flossing so we here at Beacon DentalCare in Malvern want to let our patients know what is recommended. Please read the following Press Release from the British Society of Periodontology dated 2nd August 2016. Press Release (flossing) Scan levitra 20 mg […]

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Big Summer Brush-Up Competition

In conjunction with Denplan Competition Time Extended until 25th September! Enter for the chance to win a HUGE Cuddly Toy! Join in the fun this Summer and get your children into the routine of good teeth brushing! See the Poster HOW DOES YOUR CHILD ENTER? 1. Pick up one of our brushing charts at Beacon DentalCare or download the brushing […]

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Do Wonder Woman’s Gums Bleed?

Mothers today are akin to Wonder Woman. We multitask, trouble shoot, defend, protect and nourish those in our care. All the while we are expected to be perfectly groomed and in complete control of our senses. As a mum, it amazes me how much of my life is spent making the rest of the family […]

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