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Fairytale of New York, Shane’s new smile

Dental Implants to restore a smile at Xmas Anyone who loves a great Xmas song is well aware of ‘Fairytale of New York’ by Kirsty MacColl and The Pogues. Those of us of a certain age remember the front man for … Read more >

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I love the sound of brushing my teeth

What research says about sound and our perception of teeth brushing Whether manual or electric, brushing our teeth and gums is an important part of our oral hygiene routine. Researchers in Japan have been looking into the impact of how … Read more >

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All I want for Xmas is my two front teeth

Dental Implants to replace lost teeth Whilst I appreciate that this song is written from a child’s perspective it shows how our smile is something we want to look great. Many adults lose their front teeth through accidents or disease, … Read more >

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Milk and Dental Plaque. The diet of our ancestors

Finding out when we started drinking milk  by studying ancient dental plaque. A lot of us drink milk. As adults its usually Cow’s, Goat’s or Sheep’s milk but also an increasing amount choose a milk made from nuts such as … Read more >

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Sugar free may not mean tooth friendly

Sugar free drinks may still harm teeth. There is something of a cultural assumption that drinking something that is sugar free is somehow better for the health of your teeth. However, there is a real risk that sugar free drinks … Read more >

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Smoking may harm your children’s teeth

Second hand smoke may cause tooth decay in children As a society we are well aware of the dangers of smoking and the impact of second hand smoke on others. Researchers in Japan have published research in The BMJ stating … Read more >

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Orthodontics from Keppel Advanced Dentistry in Surrey

Why have your teeth moved? The vast majority of us have the need to have our teeth moved as we grow up or when we are adults. The issue is why is this so important? Orthodontics, the dental specialism that … Read more >

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Mouth Cancer Action November 2015

Reducing the risk of Cancer at Keppel Advanced Dentistry in Surrey. The British Dental Health Foundation is committed to raising awareness of Cancer and reducing the number of lives lost every year. As a Dental practice in Surrey, we at … Read more >

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Blueberries may be good for your gums.

Diet and Dental Health at Keppel Advanced Dentistry in Sutton, Surrey. Gum disease is a common health problem in the UK. Researchers are always investigating how this condition can be reduced. A group of scientists at the Universite Laval in … Read more >

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If you want healthy teeth, eat like they did in Pompeii

Looking through history to rediscover the Roman healthy teeth diet. At Keppel Advanced Dentistry in Sutton, Surrey we are always keeping up to date with the latest in technology, care and good practice. Sometimes it takes a trip to the … Read more >

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