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Dental myths busted

Want to take care of your smile? In this month’s issue we bust some common dental myths and give you the facts about oral health.

You can download April’s Your Wellbeing issue on dental myths busted.

If you’re a manager, you can also download April’s Your Wellbeing poster for your workplace.

Browse our dental health information below for more expert advice and top tips.

Brushing up on the facts

With so many misconceptions out there about our teeth and maintaining a sparkling smile, it’s sometimes hard to know what’s true. By brushing up on your dental knowledge you can put those dental myths to bed.

Tips for keeping your child’s teeth sparkling

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Children and the dentist

How often should you take your child to the dentist?

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Dental emergencies in children

Would you know what to do if your child has an injured tooth?

Read more

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Treatments to keep you smiling


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