You, me and tooth sensitivity

Author: Lillian Donoghue, Oranmore Dental Care, Galway, Ireland. Tooth sensitivity is one of the most common issues that present to me, as a dental hygienist. Sensitivity has been described in many different ways like shooting, stabbing or a sharp pain that is temporary. Tooth sensitivity is most noticeable when eating or drinking hot, cold or […]

Moving forward with a smile

Author: Ms Susan Johnston Registered Dental Hygienist, Sligo, Ireland. Every moment is an experience Soon after my daughter’s sixth birthday, she lost her sixth baby tooth. Is it just me or are children loosing their baby teeth earlier than when we were young? The day she lost her first baby tooth, she was only four […]