Overall, women face a 27 per cent increase of developing any form of cancer if they have diabetes, while men also face a 19 per cent increased risk discovered the study published in Diabetologia, the official journal of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes.Read More
Most of us are painfully aware of mouth ulcers. For those lucky few who have never had one, they are painful sores that can appear on the inside of your cheeks, lips and gums. They look like blisters and are often raised on the outside edge with a dip in the center. No one is 100% sure what causes mouth ulcers, explain the dentists at Drayton Dental Care near Norwich, but we do know that they hurt. The inside of the mouth is one of the most sensitive and tender areas of the body. Mouth ulcers can catch on our teeth, rub when we speak, become inflamed when we eat and irritated when we drink.Read More
Our Spring 2018 newsletter is now available for download below:Read More
The food and drinks we give to our children can have a drastic effect on the health of their teeth, explain our Drayton Dentists.Read More
In the UK we have an ageing population and the number of people aged 65 and over is expected to rise to more than 20% by 2025, that’s 2.5 million more older people.Read More
Tooth whitening is a safe and effective way to give your smile a boost – but only when carried out by a qualified dental professional, otherwise it’s illegal.Read More
Read the winter edition of our newsletter. It’s full of interesting articles, practice news and a brilliant special offer to brighten your teeth.Read More
The health of our teeth and gums is linked to many other life conditions including strokes, diabetes, bacterial lung infections, dementia, low birth-weight and premature babies, and heart disease, among others. In fact, as many as 20 serious illnesses have been linked to gum disease, says Drayton dentist, Vasiliki Stamatoukou. Our mouth provides a gateway window to the health of our bodies and as such it is vitally important we take good care of it. The health of our teeth and gums impacts us in lots of ways that many of us would never have imagined.Read More
Fluoride toothpaste and water fluoridisation has had a significant effect on reducing the levels of decay in the UK, explains Drayton dentist Debbie Paramani from Drayton Dental Care near Norwich.Read More
In a mid-air emergency, we are always told to fit our own oxygen mask first, says Drayton dentist, Debbie Paramani from Drayton Dental Care. This is to ensure we are able to help our loved ones in a calm, considerate and efficient manner - whilst being able to breathe ourselves! If our own wellbeing isn’t being cared for, our ability to give our love to others is diminished.Read More
Are you happy with your smile? Drayton Dental Care has a range of affordable cosmetic treatments to help your smile dazzle this Christmas.
If you have any niggles about your teeth or appearance that you’d like improved before the festive party season gets into full swing, then book a free cosmetic consultation with our Drayton cosmetic dentists.
If we feel confident about our teeth and appearance, we are more likely to smile fully and unselfconsciously. There are lots of benefits smiling brings, so spread some joy this Christmas with a beaming, brighter, whiter smile.Read More
We would like to advise our patients that we will be closed from Thursday December 21 to Wednesday January 3 inclusive.Read More
The autumn edition of our newsletter is packed with useful advice, practice news and a special offer for tooth whitening. We hope you enjoy reading it.Read More