Oral health and other conditions

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.

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.

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Fluoride: to supplement or not

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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.

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