New Year Resolutions

I wonder how many people will add ‘getting braces’ to their list of things to achieve in 2016?  I suspect quite a few given the growing demand for adult orthodontics in the UK over recent years.  But how many of these people will actually fulfil their wish and start...
Rocket and braces

Rocket and braces

Wikipedia defines rocket leaves as an edible annual plant.  But for those of us with braces, we would probably redefine this humble salad as a plant that becomes impossibly entwined in our braces.  I don’t know what it is with Rocket leaves but they are so...
Braces and curry

Braces and curry

There is nothing like the smell of spices roasting in a pan ready for the fresh ingredients to be added to make a delicious curry.  It’s one of those meals that is terrific all year round either cooked at home or eating out with friends.  Unfortunately it is...

Airport Bathrooms

I travel quite a lot with work and in doing so have become quite a critic of airport bathrooms and in particular their suitability for brushing your teeth.  Now this may sound a little odd but as a brace wearer, you will soon understand the need to clean your teeth...