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As Ashes open, check your helmets and gum shields

A dentist in Surrey is urging amateur cricketers to check their safety equipment and replace helmets and gum shields if they are getting old. Ahead of the start of the Ashes today Dr Tom Keppel, based in Sutton, said: “Research shows … Read more >

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Fuel for legs erodes your pegs, warns Dr Keppel ahead of Tour De France

Cyclists are increasingly suffering from cavities because of their dependence on “healthy” sports drinks, a dentist has warned ahead of the start of the sport’s biggest event, the Tour De France, this weekend. Dr Tom Keppel, principal dentist at Keppel … Read more >

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Dental hygiene helps dads live 10 years longer

Keppel Advanced Dentistry is offering dads a Father’s Day discount on dental hygiene appointments which could help them live 10 years longer. Dr Tom Keppel, who runs the Sutton practice, said: “Studies have shown men neglect their teeth more than women. … Read more >

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We’re lucky to avoid the horror of Waterloo teeth

Dr Tom Keppel’s ancestor fought at Waterloo and he’s using the bicentenary of the battle to remind people how lucky they are to live free from toothache. He said: “200 years ago most people lost many teeth and experienced agony in the mouth throughout their lives. “The solutions were not … Read more >

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