Research has shown that gum (periodontal) disease is associated with several other diseases. For a long time it was thought that bacteria was the factor that linked gum disease to other disease in the body; however, more recent research demonstrates that inflammation may be responsible for the association. Therefore, treating inflammation may not only help […]
Although teeth are the hardest parts of our bodies, they do have one weakness: they can be easily destroyed by acid. Plaque thrives on carbohydrates, sugar and acid and this combination, found in many of the drinks we consume, is what can ruin our teeth. The acidity of substances is measured using the pH scale. […]
Dental Mavericks travel to the Atlas Mountains in Morocco to treat children in dire need of dental care. The Dental Mavericks Team work with the Eve Branson Foundation in Asni and treated 350 children in 2 days
New research has suggested that postmenopausal women who suffer from gum disease are at a significantly increased risk of developing breast cancer. Researchers believe the link could be the result of a systemic inflammation which originates in the infected gums; they also suggest that bacteria from the mouth may enter the circulatory system through the […]
The launch of the all-new Adelphi Dental Centre website marks a new chapter for our clinic. Don’t worry, we’re staying true to the ethos our patients know and trust and we are as committed as ever to helping patients smile with confidence, and to providing an environment where the emphasis is on your comfort and wellbeing.