Diabetes and Oral Health

Diabetes and Oral Health

Diabetes can impact your oral health in ways we may not have even realised! What is Diabetes? Diabetes is a chronic condition affecting the way the human body converts sugars from food into energy via the hormone insulin. There are several forms of diabetes; however,...
How your smile can affect heart & circulation

How your smile can affect heart & circulation

Did you know that the prevention of gum disease may also be good for your heart? New research suggests that if you suffer from gum disease (periodontal disease), this may be increasing your risk of heart disease or stroke. Research suggests that people with gum...
Gum Disease FAQ

Gum Disease FAQ

Is it normal for my gums to bleed when I brush my teeth? No, your gums should not bleed when you brush your teeth. Bleeding gums may be one of the signs of gum disease. Think of gum tissue as the skin on your hand. If your hands bled every time you washed them, you...