Sugar to blame for rising dental issues in babies
Posted on Tuesday July 18, 2017


South Australian babies and young children are increasingly needing treatment in hospital for dental issues, and sugary foods and drinks — as well as a lack of brushing — are being blamed by experts.


Should we keep adding fluoride to our drinking water?
Posted on Wednesday July 12, 2017


Most Australian towns have fluoride added to the water — but one council in northern Tasmania is pushing to give towns a vote on whether or not to have it added.


Will making your own toothpaste really put a smile on your face?
Posted on Tuesday July 04, 2017


If you're trying to avoid plastic this July, perhaps you've considered making your own toothpaste. If so, here are some things you need to consider before you get started.


Still of toothbrush with DYI toothpaste on it
Posted on Tuesday July 04, 2017


Still of toothbrush with DYI toothpaste on it


Dentists doing unnecessary 'drills and fills' for extra cash: insiders
Posted on Thursday June 29, 2017


Dentists working for corporate clinics and health insurers are being incentivised to churn through patients — leading to unnecessary dental work and over-servicing, according to industry insiders.