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Oral Health & Cancer


Part of maintaining good oral health is prevention. Make regular visits to the dentist for a check-up.

Don’t wait for problems to reoccur before deciding  for a check-up. Preventative check-ups can also be less costly for you in the long run. Join

Oral Health

The Importance of Oral Health to Prevent Teeth and Gum Problems

Taking care of your teeth and gums properly is something only a dentist can advise on. Your dentist will advice you on common problems that can affect your mouth, which you would not have previously considered.
With correct Oral Health you can overcome the following Problems from occurring:

  • Bad breath
  • Cold sores
  • Bleeding Gums
  • Gum disease
  • Oral thrush
  • Parotitis (inflammation of saliva glands)
  • Dental abscesses
  • Teeth grinding
  • Toothache
  • Oral Cancer

Cancer can occur in any part of the mouth including the  tongue, lips, throat, salivary glands, pharynx, larynx, sinus, and other sites located in the head and neck area.  To learn more please visit:  http://www.rdoc.org.uk or discuss your concerns with a member of staff at Abington Dental Practice.