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Should I Remove My Metal Fillings?

removing metal fillings

Do you have metal fillings and want a more natural-looking smile? Amalgam or 'silver' fillings have been used by dentists to repair decayed or damaged teeth for over 150 years. Although strong and long-lasting, metal fillings have become less popular in recent years as tooth-coloured 'white' fillin... Continue reading

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Amalgam Fillings Were First Used 150 Years Ago

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150 Years Ago It Was Thought Worms Created Cavities Over 150 years ago there were interesting theories as to why our teeth decay. Eventually someone figured it out, but before that, there were some interesting ideas as to what actually caused teeth to decay. Here’s two of them: Worms were ... Continue reading

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23 Organisations Says It's Time To Stop Amalgam Fillings

Stop using amalgam fillings

Amalgam fillings are still a topic of debate around the world 23 organisations from around the world have written a letter calling for a date for the phasing-out of mercury amalgam. The main reason for this letter is that many dental and other health groups believe that there is sufficient evidence... Continue reading

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