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Children should stick to drinking milk and water

New guidelines suggest that milk and water are the things children aged five and under should mostly drink, explains Malcolm Harbour, the principal dentist at Harbour Dental Care in Ipswich A panel of scientists has issued the new nutritional guidelines that say children should not be given any drinks containing sugar or sweeteners. What children […]

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Your dental examination could save your life

This year in the UK, around 8,300 people will be given the life-changing news that they have mouth cancer, explains Ipswich dentist Malcolm Harbour from Harbour Dental Care in Ipswich High Street. These numbers continue to rise while the disease claims more lives than cervical and testicular cancer combined. Beating mouth cancer is dependent on […]

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Stressed workers ‘cope’ by bingeing on sugar

More than a quarter of British adults (28%) are turning to sugar when put under stress at work, reveal the dentists at Harbour Dental Care in Ipswich. Just over 2,000 people were questioned by the Oral Health Foundation during National Smile Month about their food choices when feeling stressed and bingeing on sugar was the […]

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Excessive computer use linked to poor oral health in teenagers

Three hours of computer use each day is enough to put teenagers at risk of poor oral health says a new study* revealed by the Ipswich dentists at Harbour Dental Care on the High Street. An examination of more than 1,500 18-year-olds showed those who spend more time on computers (e.g., for internet and computer […]

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How happy are you to pose for a photograph?

As part of National Smile Month 2019 the organisers carried out a nationwide poll that found most of us regularly feel self-conscious about the appearance of our teeth. The Oral Health Foundation found that more than half of British adults (51%) are often made to feel anxious about how their smile looks and less than […]

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Complex or essential dentistry, our new dentist can help

We are pleased to welcome experienced dentist Dalia Odeh to the team at Harbour Dental Care on Ipswich High Street. Dalia qualified in 1997 and has had an interesting career in dentistry so far. Her first job was with the Royal Medical Armed Forces in Jordan, where she worked for five years, during which time […]

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Protect your mouth AND body

UK dental health charity the Oral Health Foundation has compiled a list of five top tips to help us take steps towards a healthier and happier mouth. Ipswich dentist Malcolm Harbour at Harbour Dental Care is helping spread the message to ensure we all enjoy better dental health and improved general wellbeing. Get ‘in-ter’ interdental […]

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Do your teeth work properly?

If we had bad toothache, we would book an appointment to see our dentist. But if we have lost a back tooth or have a twinge on one side of our mouth, we often accommodate this by chewing on the other side or choosing different foods. At Harbour Dental Care in Ipswich, we saw a […]

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Searching for kind, calm dental care?

Malcolm Harbour and his team at Harbour Dental Care combine a modern approach to dentistry with traditional attitudes to patient care. At our practice on Ipswich High Street you will experience first class dentistry with a focus on prevention, education and attention to detail. Our small, friendly team takes pride in its personal service and […]

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