Probiotics for Oral Health

Probiotics for oral health: myth or reality?

Although commonly advertised for gut health, we’re starting to see the release of probiotics for oral health. With the increase of research into preventative dental care, probiotics suggest a new option to help keep mouths healthy. Have you heard of them and how effective are they? What are probiotics? Probiotics...
water improves oral health

Four ways water improves your oral health

We all know that water is vital to our general health and well-being. Not surprisingly good hydration has a positive effect on your oral health too. This month, just in time for summer, we are raising the awareness about the benefits of drinking plenty of water. Good saliva flow Have...

Choosing a Mouth Wash That's Right for You

Following on from our last post, I though the following might make it a bit easier for you to choose which mouthwash is for you:- Choosing a Mouth Rinse That\'s Right for You A stroll down the drugstore dental-care aisle can be dizzying, especially with all the mouth rinse products...

Do I Need to Use Mouthwash?

A question we get asked every day at Bite Dental, is \"do I need a mouthwash\" and the answer to this question is yes, but it is a personal decision, and I thought I would share with you the following article, which might answer the question for you. http://www.everydayhealth.com/dental-health/101/specialist/jacobs/need-to-use-mouthwash.aspx Ask...

Bad breath busters

The issue with foods like onions and garlic is that they contain pungent oils that get carried through your bloodstream to your lungs. When you breathe out, the pungent leftovers are exhaled too. However here are a few foods that can help to mask breath odour until you brush your...