Author: aljamea

Sweets, fizzy drinks and bottles

10 tips for parents on the top causes of tooth decay in children – and how to avoid them. Establishing good habits can help your child avoid oral health problems, such as tooth decay and gum disease. Can I let my child have sweets? Most children want sweets, but you can help to prevent problems by making sure they don’t have a large amount […]

Bad breath (halitosis)

Introduction Bad breath is a common problem that can affect anyone at any age. About one in four people are thought to have bad breath (halitosis) on a regular basis. What causes bad breath? There are a number of things that can cause bad breath. It’s usually the result of poor oral hygiene. If bacteria build […]

How to keep your teeth clean

Brush your teeth with fluoride toothpaste twice a day for about two minutes to help keep your teeth and mouth healthy. Plaque is a film of bacteria that coats your teeth if you don’t brush them properly. It contributes to gum disease and tooth decay. Tooth brushing stops plaque building up. Try to make sure you brush every surface of all your teeth. […]