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Dental Care Could Reduce Chances Of Hypertension

Postmenopausal women have another reason to take good care of their teeth, after it was revealed that those with poor oral health are more likely to suffer from hypertension. This is according to a study from the University of Buffalo, which found ladies who had undergone menopause and had lost all their teeth had a…
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Sugar Tax Raises £153.8m To Tackle Childhood Obesity

The government’s recent tax on drink products containing added sugar has helped raise more than £150 million to tackle the growing problem of childhood obesity in the UK. In April 2018, the Soft Drinks Industry Levy (SDIL) was introduced to encourage manufacturers to reduce the amount of sugar they put in their products. As a…
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Should Excessively Sugary Milkshakes Be Banned?

There’s a growing awareness of the damage we can do to our bodies by eating and drinking unhealthy things. High sugar consumption in particular is known to contribute to a variety of health conditions, from obesity to tooth decay. And now there are calls for excessively high-sugar milkshakes to be banned from sale. Dentistry.co.uk reported…
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How Many Fizzy Drinks Do Your Kids Drink?

  Parents keen to ensure that their children’s visits to the dentist in High Wycombe always go swimmingly and pain-free may want to make sure that they restrict their access to fizzy drinks… or they could find they end up in a very sticky situation indeed. Just take a look at what’s happened across the…
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