14 Famous People From New South Wales, Australia

14 Famous People From New South Wales, Australia

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New South Wales, Australia is well-known for many things. Sydney in New South Wales is a world-class entertainment and tourist destination, and not too far north Hunter Valley Australian wine has become a global phenomenon. You can see koalas at the Koala Hospital, The Koala Park Sanctuary Sydney, and dozens of other places. In short, New South Wales in Australia has a lot going on.  And just like everywhere else, there are famous people who have changed the world, and also called New South Wales home at the same time. Home to these people includes the hundreds of miles of […]

How Do I Choose a Dentist Near Me?

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A dentist is sort of like a teacher. What they do is immensely important to your life, but it’s easy to forget that choosing the right one matters.  Mouth pain is one of those feelings you wouldn’t wish on your worst enemy, and the treatment of oral ailments requires lots of schooling and training for that reason. As veritable doctors for the mouth, dentists are the only people who can truly help with issues like gingivitis, impacted teeth, and more. Which means dentists hold a lot of power. Naturally it would follow that you want those people who – in […]

10 Tips – At-Home Toothache Remedies for When the Dentist Isn’t Around

Toothaches are a part of life. Just about everyone gets them because just about everyone has some sort of dental issue, including increased sensitivity. A toothache is often caused by bacteria infecting an area of a tooth or the gums around it. It can be caused by tartar and plaque buildup, irritation from smoking and drinking acidic liquids, and not brushing often enough.  Anytime you have a toothache, you should consult your local dentist. But, we’re not always available for you – especially after hours – so many people find themselves dealing with toothaches morning, noon, and night.  Home remedies […]

How You Can Be a Dentist in Australia

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So you think you want to be a dentist in Australia?  Being a dentist means understanding how oral health impacts overall health and wellness. In our world of ever-deepening understanding about the body and infection, there is no other way of thinking that will suit anyone thinking about becoming a dentist.  If you think you want to be a dentist in Australia, here’s a quick look at what the process looks like. You’ll have to do two things: Enrol at an Australian University with a Faculty offering a Dentist Degree, Graduate with a degree allowing dental practice, Register with the […]

Can Cosmetic Dentistry Fix Receding Gums?

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Your smile is everything. And receding gums can ruin it.  Receding gums make your teeth appear longer than they are, and can distort what was once a gleaming smile. Receding gums is also a potentially serious side effect of periodontitis or gum disease.  What is Gum Disease? Gum disease is a condition that causes tooth loss, receding gums, and gingivitis – or the buildup of bad bacteria in the mouth.  Receding gums are just one aspect of periodontitis, and an issue everyone concerned about proper dental health should understand.  How to Fix Receding Gums Before taking care of the problem […]

Is It OK to Go to the Dentist While Pregnant?

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You have a bouncing baby girl or boy on the way, but you need to go to the dentist. Many expectant mothers wonder whether it is OK to go to the dentist while pregnant. Considering all the different treatments and medications that you can use for various dental conditions – and the fact that unborn children are sensitive to almost everything a mother does – it’s a valid concern. After reading this piece, you’ll understand better whether it’s safe to go to the dentist while pregnant. We’ll cover regular dental checkups while pregnant, using medications for dental procedures while pregnant, […]

A Guide to Holiday Activities in Port Macquarie

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Idyllic beaches, a bustling downtown, and some of the best places to stay in Australia are all to be had in Port Macquarie. Long known as a destination for holiday throughout the country, Port Macquarie is a city which is both peaceful and exciting, chock full of things to do and places to see. So, if you’re thinking of taking a holiday in Port Macquarie – look no further. We at Star Dental love our little town, and we’re sure you will too! Port Macquarie Restaurants The town features restaurants that call on culinary traditions from around the world. We […]

Why Do I Have Sensitive Teeth?

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It hurts when you eat cold food. It hurts when you eat sweet food. It hurts when you eat hot food. You may be asking yourself, “Why Do I Have Sensitive Teeth?” This is a problem about as common as bad breath. Most people will experience tooth sensitivity in their lives for a variety of reasons. This article will explore those reasons, and some of the things you can do to soothe the pain and even work toward a pain-free mouth. If you are experiencing sore teeth, contact us today for a consultation. We will take a look at your […]

Understanding Common Cosmetic Dental Procedures

Our smile is everything. When it comes to first impressions, the first thing people look at is how you express yourself. Your smile is in many ways the front door of your personality. That means having a great smile is crucial for anyone who considers first impressions a big part of their life. In business, love, and friendship, your smile can make or break that chance meeting. That might turn into a client or other relationship down the road. This is why people are so keen on cosmetic dental proceedures of all kinds to create that winning smile. If you’re […]

Five Things to Do in Port Macquarie When It’s Raining

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The sun is not always shining in beautiful Port Macquarie. In fact, the seaside climate sometimes makes for some pretty bad rain storms. While Port Macquarie is known most for being a great outdoor destination, that doesn’t mean there’s nothing to do when it’s not so beautiful out. From museums and restaurants to indoor active spaces and more, there’s still tons to do in Port Macquarie when it’s raining. Take a look at our list of the top five things to do in Port Macquarie when it’s raining. Did we mention your favorite indoor activity? If so, leave a comment! […]

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