Archive for September, 2012

  • The cracked tooth conundrum

    A cracked tooth can be very painful. However, it is hard to find but certain symptoms can point us towards the diagnosis. The main symptom is a SHARP pain on biting (not a constant dull ache). The pain is relieved when your mouth is opened again. The below case shows the management of such a case.

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  • Mouth Cancer Awareness Day

    Wednesday September 19th sees the annual mouth cancer awareness day in Ireland. As part of this we will be carrying out FREE oral cancer screen checks on 19th from 11am-3pm. The screening process will take approximately 5-10 minutes. Mouth Cancer is the 6th most prevelent form of cancer. Last year there were more than 300 cases discovered in Ireland. In

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