Women change their toothbrush twice as often as men
Dentists recommend that toothbrushes are replaced every 3 months. Women switch theirs every 92 days while men wait for around 185 days It means men are potentially risking the health of their teeth and gums. Women also spend an average of £42 on dental care – nearly double men Read more…
Is flossing your teeth a waste of time?
The US health department has stopped recommending it, but the NHS is still in favour. So, should you bother? read more here.
NHS Ponders Sugary Drinks Ban
The NHS in England is asking staff and the public about whether it should ban or impose a tax on any sugary drinks sold in hospitals… read more
7 things smoking is doing to your mouth
Most of us are probably aware they smoking is incredibly bad for our health, causing an untold amount of misery due to a vast variety of medical problems. It is estimated that every year in the UK around 96,000 people die from diseases caused by smoking and about half of all regular cigarette smokers will … Continue reading 7 things smoking is doing to your mouth