Bad breath (halitosis) Most bad breath (halitosis) originates in the mouth and is caused by the breakdown of food particles by bacteria.
Bleeding gums Bleeding of the gums is often due to infection of the gums or the bone supporting the teeth.
Cosmetic dentistry advances Advances in dental materials have led to tooth shaded resins which are painted on and bond to your tooth. Your dentist can now repair chipped or damaged teeth with minimal drilling.
Dental caries Diet is a key factor in the cause and prevention of dental caries, otherwise known as tooth decay or cavities.
Fluoride and your dental health Most major Australian cities have had fluoridated water for 20 to 30 years. Fluoride encourages the enamel of the tooth to repair itself. Find out how fluoride can help your teeth.
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