Unlike some other things that can go wrong with our bodies, anything that affects our mouth also affects how we communicate, eat, drink, show affection, how we appear to others and how we express ourselves in general.
What we eat and drink affects our mouths. Find out about the role a healthy diet can play in maintaining good oral health.
It’s surprising how many people don’t brush properly. Find out why you should brush regularly and the best way to do it.
Regular check-ups play a vital role in maintaining good oral health and spotting any potential problems early.
Smoking can mask the signs of dental disease so it’s even more important to understand how nicotine affects our mouths.
Many of us drink, but do we really understand what it’s doing to our teeth and gums. It’s easy to forget the damage it does to our mouths.
It’s important to know the facts about tongue and lip piercings so that you can make informed decisions.
Drugs of all descriptions can cause dental problems. This section shows you the common effects and ways to lessen their impact.