Eat your way to healthier teeth

We all know that sugar and acid are number one enemies when it comes to dental decay and erosion, but what about foods that promote good oral health? Recently there...


Green Apple and diabetes

Bite Dental will be speaking at an education event hosted by Green Apple Wellness this month as a part of their comprehensive seminar series for people with diabetes. It’s great...


Benefits of regular dental check-ups

You know you should visit your dentist at least twice a year for cleaning and check-ups. But when life gets busy, it can seem tough to fit in the time...


Healthcare reform in 2014: whose health system is it anyway?

Spare a thought for the new health minister as he plans for 2014… Good dental health is important for overall health—so when will Australia see a national dental scheme? And...


Diabetes education nights – March 2014

This year, Simon and Jenna will be running free education evenings around Brisbane for people diagnosed with diabetes. Diabetes is a condition that is very complex and affects the WHOLE...


Dibetes education March 2014

This month Simon has been busy giving lectures to the diabetes educators and medical practice managers around Brisbane and Ipswich explaining the links between Diabetes and Gum Disease. He spoke...


Diabetes dentistry

Last month Simon spoke at the Queensland Diabetes Educators annual conference on the latest research linking gum disease to diabetes. This year at Bite we are continuing to work hard...


Diabetes and teeth—what's the link?

Diabetes is when the body fails to produce adequate amounts of the hormone insulin. Since insulin is necessary for the absorption of glucose (sugar) into muscle, this leaves abnormally high...


Community: juvenile diabetes Walk to Cure

Our friends at the Mater Hospital Diabetes & Endocrine Centre are running a Juvenile Diabetes Walk to Cure fundraiser this month. Bite has donated some dental packs to help but if...


Diabetes Night at Brisbane West

We are at it again—our next Diabetes Education Night is next month in Brisbane West. If you know anyone with diabetes, they need to come along to one of our...