For nutrition that promotes dental health

Hoy es el Día Nacional de la Nutrición, y desde Vélez y Lozano queremos, una vez más, recordar su importancia a la hora de mantener una correcta salud bucodental. Una boca saludable es sinónimo de una buena alimentación (entre otros buenos hábitos) y viceversa. Por eso, queremos ofreceros una serie de consejos al respecto, de […]

Receding gums: causes and solutions

Las encías retraídas son un problema relativamente frecuente en las clínicas dentales, sobre todo en pacientes de determinada edad. Dichos pacientes acuden porque notan debilitamiento en el tejido blando que conforma las encías y como este ha ido reduciéndose, lo que va exponiendo una mayor parte del diente. Esto, además de problemas estéticos, suele generar […]

What is bruxism and how can I solve it?

Bruxism is a disorder consisting of clenching or even grinding the teeth against each other (the lower arch against the upper arch) unconsciously. It is a problem that is affecting more and more people, which is explained by the fact that it is closely related to stress. It can sometimes become a chronic disorder [...]

Is there a link between oral health and respiratory diseases?

If you are reading this article, it is likely that you suffer from some kind of respiratory disease, whether chronic or transitory, and you have been told that it can affect your oral health. Perhaps, as is the case of several patients at the clinic, you have been suffering from one of these diseases for years, but it has never occurred to you [...]

Why don't I always see the same dentist at Vélez y Lozano?

Sometimes many of the patients of our dental clinic in Murcia ask us why they are not seen by one or another dentist. It is normal, he has treated them before, he was the first one to see them or, sometimes, they know him personally. However, this is not the way of proceeding at Vélez y Lozano, where [...]

Six tips for oral cancer prevention

Tomorrow, Saturday 4 February, is World Cancer Day, promoted by the World Health Organisation (WHO), the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) and the International Union Against Cancer (UICC). According to data provided by the Spanish Association Against Cancer (AECC), 285,530 people were diagnosed with cancer in 2021 [...]