Tag: Mouth Cancer

Hidden Sugar Content in Food

Good dental health like good general health relies on having healthy eating habits. Our teeth can be affected as much by our diet, as by not brushing our teeth regularly. Modern diets can be high in sugar, fats and salt, impacting both on general and oral health.

Government approves groundbreaking legislation to tackle alcohol misuse

Alcohol misuse

Minister Varadkar said: ‘Ireland needs to change its damaging attitude to alcohol. There’s a huge difference between having a drink on occasion with friends, and indulging in regular binge drinking.’

Mouth Cancer Awareness day 16th September 2015

Mouth Cancer Awareness day

Today, Wednesday September 16th has been designated as Mouth Cancer Awareness Day in Ireland. Members of the public are reminded not to forget their annual dental examination with their dentist which includes a mouth cancer examination…