Bad Breath

6 Minutes a Day

6 Minutes a Day

Common sense tells us to brush our teeth twice a day to have healthy gums and teeth and to prevent getting dental cavities. The truth is that although most people know this general information, very few people know for sure exactly what they are suppose to do. Brushing one's teeth PROPERLY...


Is flossing really necessary?

Is flossing really necessary?

Since childhood we have been taught to brush our teeth and to floss, but nobody ever told us really why and how to use that ‘sleazy' piece of string? Almost 40% of the surface of our teeth are in-between them and brushing alone cannot clean these hard to reach areas. Leaving the plaque between...


Dental Intelligence Quotient -Dec 2010

Dental Intelligence Quotient -Dec 2010

Posted in Dentist Cape Town / Bad Breath / Dental IQ / Oral Hygiene

Regular dental visits and a scrupulous home hygiene program can keep your breath fresh and your smile sweet! How's your DIQ – Dental Intelligence Quotient? Take our quiz and find out… (Scroll over images for Answers) 1) Bad breath can be: a) caused by plaque and food particles on and between...


How to BRUSH & FLOSS the correct way!

How to BRUSH & FLOSS the correct way!

Most people today know what the path to cavity free teeth and good oral Hygiene is. Yes, you guessed it right, it is still daily Brushing and Flossing! Question:Why do many people today then still get cavities? We are living in a world of high Technology and life is improving at a faster...