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The Potential Impact Of ‘Fake News’ On Your Teeth

Our Clapham dentists look at the damage that can be done through following incorrect advice. You will, no doubt, be familiar with the term ‘fake news’ that has been bandied around the media for some time. Although this is largely

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Bad Breath? It May Not Be What You Are Eating

If you have persistently bad breath, you need to see a dentist. Anybody who has had a conversation with a person with halitosis will know how deeply unpleasant it can be. There is a world of difference between someone with

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Oral Health In The Elderly

Maintaining good oral care is important, especially in our later years. A healthy mouth can make a big different to our lives. As well as allowing us to eat a wide range of foods easily, nice looking teeth can play

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5 Tips To Improve Your Oral Health

Just a few small changes in the way you look after your teeth can have huge benefits Although modern dental care offers numerous ways to restore damaged or infected teeth, sometimes it is worth taking a look at our daily

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Extracting A Tooth – The Last Resort

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Explaining how we remove a tooth at our Clapham dental practice. Whilst preventing dental problems is naturally better than having to treat them, there are now many procedures that are available to save a tooth when decay, or other problems,

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Mouth Cancers – Prevention And Early Detection

Although relatively uncommon, oral cancers can be extremely serious. Mouth cancers are probably less well known to the general public than breast or lung cancers, for example, and are not as common. The damage that they can cause though should

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The Ageing Effects Of Smoking

How smoking affects your facial features and your teeth, prematurely aging you. We have covered in a previous blog post, the dangers to oral health caused by smoking, with the increased risk of oral cancers and advanced gum disease. Although

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Receding Gums – The Causes And The Risks

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Helping our Clapham patients to maintain healthy gums. Gum recession not only detracts from an otherwise attractive smile, but can create other problems too. In today’s blog, we take a look at why some people’s gum recede, how to prevent

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Partial Dentures – Non-invasive Teeth Replacement

Our Clapham dentist takes a look at this commonly used tooth replacement method. Here at Confidental Clinic in Clapham, when a patient loses a tooth, either because of decay or due to an accident, we will always advise that they

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Lower Cost Dental Implants Abroad – Is It Worth the Risk?

Looking at the pros and cons of travelling overseas to have dental implants placed. If you are considering undergoing a dental implant procedure, then you may possibly have been tempted to travel abroad for your treatment. Maybe you’ve seeing adverts

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