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Have you ever lost a tooth or suffered an injury to your face? How did this impact your confidence and comfort? The simplest things can become difficult when you are missing your front teeth. From pronouncing certain words to eating different foods are just some of the common problems that occur when you have suffered a dental injury and lost your teeth. On a weekly basis hundreds of young athletes across the UK suffer a dental injury when playing or practicing sports. If you suffer a facial injury while participating in sport you could very likely harm your teeth gums...

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Why Do We Wear Mouthguards Varieties of contact sports are enjoyed by millions across the country on a weekly basis, at amateur and professional levels. If you have taken part in a contact sport you will know the real risk of injury that can occur when you are involved in contact sport.   Gumz Mouthguards have seen a huge increase in professional athletes in contact and non-contact sports using mouthguards to protect themselves from dental and jaw injuries When participating in contact sport we have to comply to the rules of the game and in most contact sports it is...

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How To Get a Custom Designed Mouth Guard Gumz has been working with clubs schools and athletes providing them with not only a custom fit but custom designed mouth guard. In recent years designing a mouth guard has risen in popularity this could be because of personal trends or that athletes have been using them as another way to show their personality or extend their brand awareness. This trend has then been followed buy school clubs and athletes with many amateur teams now opting for a custom fit guard so that all players are uniform.   As the popularity rises...

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What is Best For Your Child a Custom Fit Mouth Guards or Boil and Bite Bridge dental lab is a family run business and we truly understand the worry and concern that every parent faces when their child begins playing contact sport. You are concerned for their safety but excited to see them participate. Schools and clubs will want to ensure their safety while they are participating and for this reason you will have to purchase a mouth guard and this is where it can turn into a small mind field for parents.   There are two options with mouth...

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20-30% of 12 Year Olds Have Suffered a Dental Injury Did you know that 20-30% have of 12 year olds had a dental injury. These figures seem high but as you can imagine the increased participation in sports and extra clubs as they move into secondary school has something to do with this. The most common causes are when your child begins participating in contact sport at school or club level. This is not unsurprising as with contact sports the likeliness of a collision with other players is part and parcel of the sport. Matches tend to hold a higher...

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