Home > Lifestyle > Oral health > Oral health and other conditions Oral health and other conditions All sections in Oral Health » A Dentist Visit » About Oral Health » Bad Breath » Caring for your Teeth » Common Problems » Cosmetic Procedures » Dental First Aid » Diet and Teeth » Health Tips » Kids' Teeth » Oral Health and » Oral Health News Mouth ulcers Mouth ulcers are open lesions or sores in the mouth that can be caused by many different disorders or conditions. Follow us on Twitter » Like us on Facebook » Read Health24 blogs » Ask the Dental expert » What to eat for white teeth Tooth picks Tobacco and gum disease Tobacco use is one of the most significant risk factors in the development of periodontal disease. Read how smoking affects your teeth. Amalgam facts The lowdown on amalgam. Fluoride facts What is fluoride? And how much is good for you? Andolex for a sore throat Andolex – South Africa’s leading brand for sore mouth and throat offers a complete range with anti-inflammatory, anaesthetic and antiseptic properties. Oral health and pregnancy The hormonal and physiological changes during pregnancy can play havoc with your teeth. Here's how to care for your teeth during this special time. Diabetes and oral health Why is oral health so important to a diabetic? “ Latest comment on Health24 Suzelle Els says... The state has no proof to date that there was a fight between the two of them. it is just their version since there is obviously no motive for this killing. Do you hope Oscar is innocent, or do you need him to be innocent? ” Fluoride: to supplement or not Why is fluoride important? And should your child be taking fluoride supplements or not? A paediatric dentist has the answers. Brush up for good health September is Oral Health Month – time to pay extra attention to your dental routine, particularly as two of the world's most common oral health problems – cavities and gum disease. Healthy mouth for a healthy body Periodontal disease don't only cause problems in your mouth. It can also boost your risk of developing a range of full-body diseases, from heart disease to cancer. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Momentum Health OatWell Dual Cross Is being overweight or obese dangerous? Tips to keep your immunity strong this winter Smile your way to better health Live healthier Strenghten your immunity » Keep your immunity strong Immune system boosters Boost your family's immunity 5 immune boosters in your kitchen You don’t need a handful of vitamins and supplements to keep your body healthy, check out these five immune boosting foods you probably already have in your kitchen. Laugh a little » Eat yourself happy Laugh more and live longer Laughing yoga the best medicine The healing power of laughter A good chuckle doesn't only make you feel happy for a moment, it's beneficial to your health too.