Protect Against Injury: Wear the Right Gear

A young male boxer wearing a head protector and boxing gloves, to protect against injury the the right gear

Protect against injury: Wear the right gear Don’t put your body on the line for sport when protective equipment can save you from injury. Protective equipment is there to protect players from injury and should be used whenever possible. In most competitive sports, the days of simply pulling on a t-shirt, grabbing a ball and … Read more

The Importance of Mouthguards

A male rugby player wearing a mouthguard. Mouthguards are an important piece of protective equipment for many contact sports

Preventing Dental Injuries In Sport Dental injuries can be painful, disfiguring, expensive to treat and often require long-term management. Injuries can include cuts to the lips, gums, cheeks, tongue and face; chipped or broken teeth; knocked out teeth; and in severe cases a broken jaw. Such injuries may result in the need to take time … Read more

Protect Your Smile

A smiling young man holding hangers full of shirts in a boutique. It's important to protect your smile when playing sport

Dental Injuries – Prevention Is Always Better Than The Cure. Dental injuries can be painful, disfiguring, expensive and often require long-term management. Minimising their occurrence should be top of mind when playing sport or undertaking physical exercise. Remember to always protect your smile – especially when doing sport. Common injuries can include cuts to the … Read more

Minimising the impact of dental injury

A smiling biy showing the importance of minimising dental injury when playing sports

Any dental injury is distressing especially when a tooth is knocked out. It can be painful, costly and often involve permanent damage. Dental injuries have the potential to occur in any sport where there is a risk of a blow to the head or the face from either an opponent or equipment. While wearing a … Read more