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Oral sex and mouth care

Trusted information on oral sex, mouth care and preventing STI's.

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Gum disease

Gum disease is caused by plaque and occurs when the tissue that surrounds and supports your teeth becomes infected.

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Gingivitis and halitosis

Trusted information about gingivitis and halitosis treatments and prevention.

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Dental care

Trusted information about dental care and dental and mouth care for children can be found on this page.

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Dental care for children

Trusted information about dental care for children, dental care for babies and advice on when to seek further help can be found on this page.

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Oral thrush

Oral thrush is an infection of the mouth caused by a yeast fungus known as candida. Learn more about its treatments and how to prevent infection.

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Hormonal medicines and periods

Trusted information about hormonal medicines how they can affect your periods can be found on this page.

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Tooth decay

Tooth decay occurs when a cavity forms in your tooth. It can affect people of all ages. However, tooth decay can be prevented as well as treated.

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Teeth cleaning

Trusted information on teeth cleaning including when and how to brush you teeth, how to floss, using mouthwash and plaque-disclosing tablets.

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Oral-facial cleft lip and palate

Learn about oral-facial cleft lip and cleft palate - birth defects in which the tissues of the mouth or lip don't form properly during foetal development.

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