Category: Advice

The Adverse Effects Of Snacking On Your Teeth

Chelmsford dentist, Bhavin Buva, discusses oral health problems arising from this increasingly common habit. There was a time, not so long ago, when most of us would eat three regular meals a day, usually sitting around the table with our

Stress Resulting From Coronavirus Concerns

The impact of stress on our teeth and our overall oral health How are you coping with the ‘lockdown’? Perhaps it hasn’t made a huge difference to your lifestyle if you were already working from home, or perhaps you miss

Coronavirus Lockdown – Now And Looking Ahead

Keeping teeth healthy now and in future We now know what many of us have expected for a little while; that the current ‘lockdown’ situation is to be extended for at least another 3 weeks. What happens after that will

Children’s Oral Health Care When Off School

This extended break could lead to younger children falling out of their usual routine. During the current Coronavirus/Covid-19  situation, many of us will have our children at home for longer than we originally anticipated. Although there is a possibility that

Coronavirus And Your Dental Appointments

Current advice from Blue Sky Dental in Chelmsford. The spread of the Coronavirus has reached a point where few of us can be unaware of it. It may not have reached the level in the UK that it has in

Taking Care Of Your Teeth Over The Christmas Holidays

Oral care is important all year round, but this time of the year can pose some special challenges! Perhaps the forthcoming election has distracted us a little, but it won’t be long before most of us will be looking forward

Oil Pulling, Chewing Gum And Other Dental Ideas

Brushing and flossing are essential for healthy teeth and gums. Some people, though, may look to other methods, but do they work? Sometimes it seems that no matter how much we, at Blue Sky Dental,  try to convince people that

Comfort Eating And Other Dental Health Pitfalls Of Colder Weather

Advice for our Chelmsford patients regarding the winter months ahead It probably doesn’t seem that long ago when we were warning you about the risks to your teeth of summer does it? The cold drinks and ice creams potentially damaging

Some things about being a dentist that you might not have considered!

A lighthearted look at the working life of a dentist. Have you ever thought about becoming a dentist? You might possibly view us as being people that you would like to avoid as much as possible (in our professional role

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