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ADA – Australian Dental Association

The ADA is the peak national professional body representing the vast majority of dentists and dental students across both the public and private sectors.

The primary objectives of the ADA are:

  • to support members by enhancing their ability to provide safe, high quality professional oral health care
  • to encourage the improvement of the oral and general health of the public
  • promotion of the ethics, art and science of dentistry.

Each year the ADA leads Dental Health Week and a number of other campaigns to broaden awareness of the importance of dental health and to provide health practitioners with resources to educate their patients.

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Watch out for the Sugar Bandit this Easter!

While many Australians are looking forward to a visit from the Easter Bunny, little attention is given to the Sugar Bandit over Easter.

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Pregnancy - Your Dental Health | Australian Dental Association

Regular dentist visits are a must during this important period.

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Teeth Grinding (31-64yrs) - Your Dental Health | Australian Dental Association

This is an involuntary clenching, grinding and gnashing of the teeth. Information for Adults 31 - 64 years.

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Mouthguards (31-64yrs) - Your Dental Health | Australian Dental Association

To prevent serious dental injury while active, wear a customised mouthguard. Information for Adults 31 - 64 years.

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Toddlers - Your Dental Health | Australian Dental Association

You need to teach your toddler early on how to look after their teeth and gums. Information for parents with Chidlren 0 - 11 years.

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Babies - Your Dental Health | Australian Dental Association

Dental care should start early to ensure healthy teeth for life. Information for parents with Chidlren 0 - 11 years.

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Teeth Grinding (65+) - Your Dental Health | Australian Dental Association

This is an involuntary clenching, grinding and gnashing of the teeth. Information for Older Adults 65+ years.

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Teeth Straightening (12-17yrs) - Your Dental Health | Australian Dental Association

Irregularly-aligned teeth and jaws can be corrected through things such as braces. Information for Teens Age 12 - 17 Years.

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Flossing (18-30yrs) - Your Dental Health | Australian Dental Association

Flossing is essential to maintaining the health of your teeth and gums. Information for younger Adults 18 - 30 years.

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Sports Drinks (31-64yrs) - Your Dental Health | Australian Dental Association

High in sugar, sports drinks aren't good for your teeth; stick to water instead. Information for Adults 31 - 64 years.

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