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Dental Implants Dental Health 

The Advantages of Dental Implants

The technical innovation that allows modern day dental implants to be fixed and remain in an individuals gum area was developed during the seventies. The technical innovation is used today by producers of implants who are making them more affordable for patients all the time. The first major leaps in the technical innovation were made by a Swedish researcher who discovered that titanium combines with the navicular bone in an individuals’ gum area. It is this organic connection that allows the improvement to settle and act as a lengthy lasting replacement…

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Oral Health Dental Health 

Poor Oral Health And Athletic Performance

It’s hardly likely that the last time you exercised, you thought about your mouth. More specifically, the health of your mouth, teeth and gums. Why would you? However, it turns out your oral health might be impacting on your performance. In fact, research is continuing to show that poor oral health is negatively impacting on athletes. How Do We Know About This? Research conducted by University College London asked 302 athletes during the Olympics in London 2012 about their oral health. Of these, 55% had cavities, 41% irreparable. Another 75% had…

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