The CDBS provides basic dental services to children aged between 2 and 17 years. Eligibility basics for CDBS aged between 2 and 17 years on any one day of the calendar year getting certain government benefits such as Family Tax Benefit Part A for at least part of the calendar year eligible for Medicare For […]
Does the thought of having your teeth cleaned make your entire body tense with fear? Would you rather endure the agony of a toothache than step foot in a dentist’s office? You’re not alone. A lot of people are so phobic about going to the dentist that they prefer not to have any treatment. For people who avoid dentists […]
Each time we smile or frown we create lines in our face. These are often known as frown lines or crow’s feet.
With advancements in medicine we can now reverse the march of time by injecting anti-wrinkle treatments into the wrinkle and frown line affected areas. This acts to relax the muscles, making them unable to move to the degree they normally are able to.
“I read that if you hold your breath during radiation treatment on the left breast, there is a reduction in the amount of radiation affecting the heart. Is this true?” Our answer Clinical trials have demonstrated a small, yet significant risk of cardiac toxicity associated with radiation therapy for breast cancer. While radiotherapy plays a […]
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CHILDREN’S DENTISTRY Here at Confident Healthcare, we recommend to bring your child for their first visit from 1 year of age. This is to familiarise them with the atmosphere so they develop a long lasting relationship with the dentist and to prevent any dental anxiety. With your child regular dental visits, we will monitor their […]
SO YOU NEED A FILLING? If your dental practitioner has told you that you have a cavity and require a filling, you may be curious as to what getting a filling actually involves.Firstly, there are many different types of filling materials out there today which might leave you wondering which one is best for you. […]
Congratulations on your pregnancy! In this exciting time it is important to remember your oral care. Reasons for this include: 1) hormonal and physical changes 2) dysgeusia 3) avoiding radiation 4) frequent snacking and change in eating habits Hormonal and Physical Changes With the increase of the hormone progesterone, your gums may become, red and swollen […]
Gingivitis is the initial phase of gum disease, it is characterised by red, swollen and inflamed gums which can bleed when brushing or flossing. It is caused by bacteria that proliferate within the mouth to become plaque and tarter if proper oral hygiene practices such as regular brushing and flossing are not met. Gingivitis, if left untreated, can […]
If your dental practitioner has told you that you have a cavity and require a filling, you may be curious as to what getting a filling actually involves. Firstly, there are many different types of filling materials out there today which might leave you wondering which one is best for you. It is dependent on many […]