Monthly Archive: March 2015

Need to know: About cold sores

Cold sores – they hurt, they look bad and they mean no-one wants to kiss you! In our dental practice and years of experience providing wisdom teeth removal in Sydney we often have patients ask us about their pesky cold sores that keep coming back. Some wonder if they are liked to wisdom teeth pain and how they can treat them or stop them from coming back. (more…)

Traveling overseas for affordable dental implants in Sydney

The ridiculously priced implants in so many dental practices in Sydney means there’s no prizes for guessing why so many Australians go overseas for cheap dental implants.
Dental specialists in Sydney don’t recommend this – but are they just serving self interest or are there really risks involved in going overseas? It’s certain that money can be saved if you head offshore, but, unfortunately, only in the short term. (more…)

Recommending Counselling to Loved Ones

When a loved is in pain, you always want to help. Unfortunately when that pain is mental or emotional it can feel like there is nothing you can do. Perhaps they are going through a divorce, a death or some other kind of loss. A good way to provide support to your loved one is to suggest and help them to find (if they ask) a counsellor. This gives them the opportunity to talk with someone separate from the event. In the case of a devastating event such as a death or loss, often all the support network are affected and therefore less able to help. A counsellor is experienced in providing a safe place to talk as well as strategies for coping.

How can you bring up counselling? (more…)