Hands up Who Knew That Zinc in Toothpaste Can Cause Dry Mouth?

I have noticed it is very easy for a health care professional to get annoyed about different things by just browsing through dental forums and discussion sections of dental news. This time it was the toothpaste. Especially the toothpastes of certain big brand that promise all sorts of things but have side effects the representatives […]

Cold Sore Is Herpes – Cancel Your Dental Appointment Because Your Dentist Won’t!

A patient came in for a long appointment to have a bridge done. This appointment was to include filing down the teeth to abutments which meant that the high speed drill was to be used. A lot. High speed drills have water cooling system and this means there are aerosols in the air when the drill […]