Dental Care

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When should you see a dentist about a toothache?
Dental Care 10 Dec 2017

When should you see a dentist about a toothache?

Are you experiencing a dull ache or sharp pain in your tooth? It sounds like you may have a toothache! Toothaches have several underlying causes…
First aid: Oral trauma (mouth and teeth injuries) in infants and toddlers
Children's health 03 May 2016

First aid: Oral trauma (mouth and teeth injuries) in infants and toddlers

Injuries to the mouth like cut lips and chipped teeth are common for toddlers. All require immediate first aid, and some an emergency dentist appointment.
GP Q/A: What causes saliva dribble after sleep or a rest?
Children's health 25 Mar 2015

GP Q/A: What causes saliva dribble after sleep or a rest?

Reader Question: Hi Dr Joe, I often experience saliva dribble after sleep/rest, despite eating lightly in the evening and drinking plenty of water and tea. I’ve read on other forums that back-sleeping vs side-sleeping can make a difference however I find that when I fall asleep on my back I…
Avocado and coconut ice cream
Blood 20 Aug 2013

Avocado and coconut ice cream

This raw food recipe for vegan icecream with avocado and coconut is not only vegan, it’s also sugar free and gluten free. But it’s rich,…
Kale chips
Blood 20 Aug 2013

Kale chips

These crispy homemade chips are packed with flavour and nutrients. It’s amazing that just by drying kale, a delicious leafy green, you end up with…
Vegetable Lasagne with a Twist
Blood 12 Apr 2011

Vegetable Lasagne with a Twist

A recipe for a calcium rich vegetable lasagna. Suitable for vegetarians, this recipe tastes fantastic served hot or cold with a side salad. Contains spinach,…
Tomato and Vegetable Stew
Blood 29 Mar 2011

Tomato and Vegetable Stew

This very low fat recipe makes a healthy tomato and vegetable stew that's perfect with wholegrain rice or pasta for a nutritious family meal. It's…
Sweet potato and date salad
Blood 29 Mar 2011

Sweet potato and date salad

A deliciously healthy salad recipe packed with essential nutrients like calcium, vitamins and omega 3 fatty acids. Lisa's sweet potato salad makes a great side…
Spinach and Baked Veggie Salad
Blood 29 Mar 2011

Spinach and Baked Veggie Salad

This low-fat spinach recipe makes a healthy light meal, entrée or side dish, and is perfect for people who are following a cholesterol-free diet or…