What is Tooth Sensitivity and Why Do I Have it?

What is Tooth Sensitivity and Why Do I Have it?

Do your teeth give you grief when you’re drinking hot coffee, drinking a thick-shake, or eating an orange or ice-cream? If you feel pain in your teeth when you’re consuming hot, cold or acidic drinks or foods, you could have sensitive teeth. Sensitive teeth can be...
Better Dental Health for Kids

Better Dental Health for Kids

Did you know that it’s Dental Health Week 5-11 August? What a great reason to brush up 😉 on tips that support your family to achieve the best possible dental health outcomes for your children. For babies we recommend cleaning their gums by softly wiping with a...
How can you access $1,000 dental care for your child?

How can you access $1,000 dental care for your child?

In 2014 the Australian Government introduced the Child Dental Benefit Schedule (CDBS) which provides benefits for a range of dental health services to eligible children. To be eligible children must be aged between 2-17 years and their family must receive the Family...
Private health insurance revisited

Private health insurance revisited

Have you checked your health insurance policy recently? It’s a good idea to revisit your private health insurance (PHI) policy annually, as your personal circumstances, Government regulations and, of course,  policy premiums, may change. It pays to touch...
Oral health and pregnancy

Oral health and pregnancy

There’s a lot to think about when you’re pregnant – hormone changes, growth, nutrition, exercise and more. In amongst the many messages of what to do, it’s important to remember to maintain your good oral health in the lead up to and throughout...