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Preparing For Oral Cancer Month

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It makes sense to start early in taking action that can help to prevent cancer. November in the UK is Mouth Cancer Action month. It is organised by the Mouth Cancer Foundation and promotes good oral health, putting special focus

The Growth In Adult Orthodontic Treatment

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Mature patients increasingly seeking a straighter and even smile. In recent years, many dental practices in the UK have seen a growth in the number of patients coming to them for private orthodontic treatment. Of these, approximately 80% of them

Why You Should Never Share A Toothbrush

Woman brushing teeth

And what to do when you have forgotten yours…. There have been some recent surveys carried out about people’s toothbrush sharing habits. The results showed that around one in four of us would happily share our toothbrush with members of

Additional Challenges For Your Teeth During The Summer Months

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Continuing our blogs on maintaining healthy teeth through the warmer weather. In our previous blog we looked at what you should do if a dental problem flares up whilst you are on holiday and the bulk of it focussed on

What To Do When A Dental Problem Flares Up On Holiday

Dr Bhavin Bhuva at Blue Sky Dental

Dr Bhavin Bhuva of Blue Sky Dental offers some advice for patients in this situation. As the summer is finally here, many of our Chelmsford patients will be flying off to warmer countries for their family holiday. Most will go

Receding Gums

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How to help avoid this common dental problem. Gum recession is quite a common problem, especially amongst older Chelmsford patients. It is one of the side effects of growing older, although it can also happen to younger people too if

What Causes Rough Tooth Enamel?

Hygienist Samantha Henly

Chelmsford hygienist, Samantha Henly, discusses this relatively common problem. What happens if you run your tongue along the surface of your teeth? Do you feel a smooth and even surface or one that feels a little rough and ‘grainy’? If

Playing Sports – Dental Implants And The Alternatives

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Dentist Dr Hiten Pabari, offers advice on tooth replacement options for those who play sports. Despite the rise in popularity of games and apps on our phones, many people still take part in sporting activities on a regular basis. By

Half Price Orthodontic Assessment

clean teeth brace system

Save £60 at Blue Sky Dental and discover the best way to straighten your teeth. If you take a look at our special offers page, you will find a number of money saving ways to help have healthier and more

Ready For The Summer Season?

Smile makeover

Getting your smile in shape for the sunny months ahead! Perhaps we are being a little optimistic as a few days of sunshine at Easter does not a summer make. However, given the heat of last year, let’s hope that