Choosing a toothpaste

So to begin with we need to understand what a toothpaste is designed to do and what you want to do. Ultimately all toothpastes are designed to clean and strengthen your teeth, virtually all toothpastes on the market will do this for you, provided they include around 1500ppm Fluoride (for adults) which has been shown to strengthen and protect teeth.

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Rheumatoid arthritis

Gum disease & Arthritis Rheumatoid Arthritis is an auto-immune disease where the body mistakenly attacks the cells that line the joints causing swollen joints and difficulty in moving them. Gum…

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Heart attacks and strokes

Gum disease, Heart Attacks and Strokes Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ACVD) consists of a number of diseases including coronary heart disease (angina/heat attack), Ischemic cerebrovascular disease (stroke/mini stroke/TIA) and peripheral vascular…

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Diabetes

Gum disease & Diabetes Gum disease and diabetes are two closely linked diseases with increasing evidence showing they have the potential to interact and affect each other. Improving your gum…

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Alzheimer’s disease

Gum disease and Alzheimer's diseaseAlzheimer's disease is a neuro-degenerative disease which is characterised by inflammatory features including increased levels of pro-inflammatory cytokines which contribute to the inflammatory status of the…

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