Posts tagged Oral Hygiene
Ask the Dentist: Why do my gums bleed?

Bleeding gums are a very common problem and research shows that it affects up to 1 in 5 Australians. Bleeding gums can affect people of all ages. It can be due to simple plaque build up, or pregnancy, or medications and it can be as serious as severe gum disease (periodontitis). In this article, you will find out why it occurs and what can be done to prevent it

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Top 6 Tips on Oral Health For Busy Mums This Mother's Day

Top 6 Tips on Oral Health For Busy Mums This Mother's Day. At Capstone Dental, we understand that many mothers perform the loving and sacrificial act of prioritising their children’s health and well being above their own. And we have much respect for that kinda of love for their family. Mother’s Day is just around the corner, so this blog is dedicated towards mothers as we aim to provide some oral health tips for our busy mothers!

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Dental Check Ups 101: What happens at a dental visit and why are regular dental visits important?

Dental Check Ups 101: The whats and whys of dental check ups. Everything you need know about what happens at a dental check up and why they are so important. What is a scale? What is a polish? What is plaque? What is calculus? What are x-rays used for? Why do I need x-rays? How often do I need x-rays? Why do I need a dentist to remove calculus from my teeth?

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