dental health

Root Canal Treatment | Everything you need to know

Root Canal Treatment | Everything you need to know

What is root canal treatment? Root canal treatment is a procedure that treats a tooth when bacteria infect the pulp (nerve and blood vessels inside it). The pulp can become infected following decay in a tooth extending past the enamel and dentine, into the pulp chamber. This can be from a tooth that is left […]

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Fillings | Dental Dilemmas | Bury Times | 26th May 2016

Fillings | Dental Dilemmas | Bury Times | 26th May 2016

All About Fillings: Dr Paul Sobocinski Answers your Dental Dilemmas There are many different types of filling material to choose from, based on their availability. Amalgam fillings are silver coloured and have been used in dentistry for around 150 years.  They are long lasting and hard wearing for up to 20 years.  Though there is mercury […]

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Dental Abscess| Dental Dilemmas | Bury Times | 28th April 2016

Dental Abscess| Dental Dilemmas | Bury Times | 28th April 2016

What to do about a Dental Abscess: Dr Paul Sobocinski Answers your Dental Dilemmas A dental abscess is a collection of pus that can form inside the teeth, in the gums, or in the bone that holds the teeth in place. It’s caused by a bacterial infection. It’s important to get help as soon as possible, […]

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World Health Day | Dental Dilemmas | Bury Times | 7th April 2016

World Health Day | Dental Dilemmas | Bury Times | 7th April 2016

Diabetes & Oral Health: Dr Paul Sobocinski Answers your Dental Dilemmas The 7th April marks World Health Day which is organised by the World Health Organisation, a section of the United Nations, and is a global health awareness campaign that takes place every year. Each World Health Day has a specific theme which is unique to all previous […]

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Easter & Dental Health | Dental Dilemmas | Bury Times | 31st March 2016

Easter & Dental Health | Dental Dilemmas | Bury Times | 31st March 2016

Easter & Dental Health: Dr Paul Sobocinski Answers your Dental Dilemmas It’s the Easter holidays and everyone is egg-cited (sorry!) for Easter Egg Hunts, hot cross buns and of course, indulging on plenty of Easter Eggs.  In the UK, over 80 million chocolate Easter eggs are sold each year and the average child will consume an […]

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Easter Holidays

Easter Holidays

Don’t Let Easter Ruin Your Children’s Teeth! Over here at Synergy, we’ve hatched with egg-citement (sorry) because the Easter Holidays are here, and that means Spring is slowly but surely, on its way! Of course, this time of year is marked by Easter egg hunts, Easter parades and of course, the (over) indulgence of chocolate […]

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World Oral Health Day | Dental Dilemmas | Bury Times | 17th March 2016

World Oral Health Day | Dental Dilemmas | Bury Times | 17th March 2016

World Oral Health Day: Dr Paul Sobocinski Answers your Dental Dilemmas World Oral Health Day is held every year on 20th March and aims to promote worldwide awareness of the issues surrounding oral health and the importance of oral hygiene. 90% of the worlds’ population will or has suffered from oral diseases during their lifetime due […]

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National No Smoking Day 2016

National No Smoking Day 2016

Be a #ProudQuitter on No Smoking Day March 9th marks this year’s National No Smoking Day campaign organised by the British Heart Foundation and with the aim to reduce tobacco related illnesses and deaths. The aim of the campaign is to aid, ‘smokers who want to quit by creating a supportive environment and highlighting the […]

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Eating Disorders | Dental Dilemmas | Bury Times | 3rd March 2016

Eating Disorders | Dental Dilemmas | Bury Times | 3rd March 2016

Eating Disorders: Dr Paul Sobocinski Answers your Dental Dilemmas Eating disorders such as bulimia nervosa, anorexia nervosa and binge eating disorder can affect your dental health as well as your general health.  Common dental problems can include enamel erosion, xerostomia (dry mouth) and tooth decay. Individuals diagnosed with bulimia nervosa usually experience the most damage to […]

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Fairtrade Fortnight

Fairtrade Fortnight

Fairtrade Fortnight Fairtrade Fortnight (29th February – 13th March) is a two-week long annual national campaign which this year is raising awareness for the millions of farmers around the world who produce everyday foods for families in the UK, but can’t afford to feed their own families due to receiving little money back. Organised by […]

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