Month: November 2015

Diabetes & Oral Health

Ireland will have 233,000 people over 20 years of age with diabetes by 2020 corresponding to a prevalence rate in the population of over 7.5%. Uncontrolled diabetes where the level of sugar circulating in the blood is higher than normal causes damage throughout the body including the eyes,…

How to Floss video

Interdental cleaning like Flossing can help reduce gingivitis which is a mild gum infection, help to control dental decay on adjacent tooth surfaces and help reduce bad breath. While tooth brushing alone can remove up to 80% of the dental plaque biofilm , dental…