Drinking Sodas Is Like Dousing Your Teeth in Acid

Photo by Philip Stewart

The vast majority of us, by now, realise that drinking sugary sodas is terrible for our teeth. However, it’s not always the sugar that is the biggest threat. Keen to avoid problems, a lot of people choose sugar-free alternatives, or natural fruit drinks think that they’re doing their teeth a favour. They couldn’t be more […]

Is the Easter Bunny Bringing You Tooth Decay?


According to dental health experts in the UK, some supermarkets begin selling Easter eggs as early as Christmas Eve, and Briton’s will consume some 80,000,000 Easter eggs this year. That’s a lot to be putting our teeth through, so the oral experts at Eludril And Elgydium have published some guidelines on how to enjoy Easter […]

Top 5 Dental Health Apps For Your Smartphone


If you’re anything like me, then you’re probably a little addicted to downloading new apps for your iPhone or iPad. But did you know there are several great dental health related apps for your smartphone? Here are the top 5 apps related to dental health that you’ll find in the App Store. Dental Tribune Keep […]

How Do You Know When You’ve Got a Cavity?

Here at ToothbrushTown we’re big advocates of the fact that taking care of your teeth should be easy. There’s no need to suffer with dental problems if you follow a few simple rules and get into the right habits. Take a look at our basic dental hygiene guide if you’re wondering what to do. Having […]

Healthy Teeth With 5 Minutes a Day and £5 a Month Part 5: How To Floss

Interdental Brushes - an effective alternative to dental floss

By now, we’re well on our way to perfecting our dental health habits. We’ve stocked up on supplies, figured out the ideal routine, and kicked everything into gear the right way by learning the best technique for brushing our teeth. So what’s next? The next step is simple, but vitally important. Unfortunately, it also tends […]

Healthy Teeth With 5 Minutes a Day and £5 a Month Part 4: Tooth Brushing 101

The iPhone timer application - great for making sure you brush your teeth for long enough.

With our daily routine figured out, now it’s time to look at each of the steps in more detail. Today, we’re going to go through the basics of brushing. I know, it doesn’t take a genius, but believe it or not there’s a lot that can go wrong. If you don’t brush your teeth the […]

Healthy Teeth With 5 Minutes a Day and £5 a Month Part 3: The Perfect Dental Health Routine

It's a chore, but brushing twice a day is really important!

It’s a chore, but brushing twice a day is really important![/caption]Alright, so we’ve done our shopping, and we’re now armed to the teeth with our bargain dental health supplies! What’s next? Well, we need to jump into the routine of actually taking care of our teeth! In this short post, we’re going to take a […]

Healthy Teeth With 5 Minutes a Day and £5 a Month Part 2: Let’s Go Shopping!


OK, you’ve pledged your eternal commitment to good oral hygiene. Well done! We’ll have those teeth and gums whipped into shape in no time! First things first, we need to stock up on supplies. As I promised, this is only going to cost you £5 per month (that’s $8 to our readers from the US). […]

Healthy Teeth With 5 Minutes a Day and £5 a Month Part 1

About a year and a half ago, I started to get an uncomfortable feeling in my gums. It wasn’t painful exactly, I could just feel them. I knew that something must be going wrong; you’re not supposed to be constantly aware of your gums are you! Did I go to the dentist? Nope! Too Busy! […]