Clampdown is aimed to help prevent tooth decay   NHS England has announced that sugary, fizzy drinks will not be sold in NHS hospitals across England from July.  In a move to help prevent tooth decay an updated contract circulated to hospitals last week included a clause that prohibited the sale of sugar-sweetened drinks on

There’s no better time to adopt a basic dental hygiene routine   The beginning of January.  The start of another New Year.  The time when people resolve to make some improvements to their lives and their lifestyle.  Lose weight.  Get fit.  Become healthier.  So how about this one?  Make one of your 2018 New Year

Why many of Britain’s most popular drinks are the cause of severe tooth decay   It’s something we’ve spoken about on a fairly regular basis, but at last there has been a scientific study that proves once and for all that many of the nation’s favourite drinks can be a devastating cause of severe tooth

Travelling abroad for a cut-price dental implant procedure is not always the best value   We see a lot of publicity advertising a cut-price dental implant procedure, especially from Eastern European countries, but you know the old saying: ‘You only get what you pay for’, and we’ve seen time and time again that in the

This year why not treat yourself to a brilliant new orthodontics smile?   A quick fix such as teeth whitening is great to create a lovely gleaming bright smile and understandably many people do this in time for the Christmas social season.  But what if teeth discolouration is not the only problem?  What can you

Report shows shocking variations in dental hygiene for kids   At Carisbrook Dental something we always do is to keep an eye on any dental issues that are featured in the media and a couple of weeks ago we came across what can only be described as a shocking report.  According to an analysis by

What to do if the winter chill affects sensitive teeth   The past few days have seen the first of this winter’s icy weather with a cold snap that is predicted to last for some time yet.  It could be a foretaste of what is in store for us and for many people the cold