Dental Health

Can The Mouth Suffer From Or Cause Other Health Complications?

Can The Mouth Suffer From Or Cause Other Health Complications? One sickness leads to another. You might frown your head in disbelief, but it's true. The human body is complex and all of its parts are linked directly or indirectly to one another. And so, it's not surprising that when one sickness affects a particular [...]

Did The Dentist Say You Are Experiencing Enamel Erosion?

Did The Dentist Say You Are Experiencing Enamel Erosion? On the Moh's hardness scale, human teeth are ranked at five. And if you want to get a picture of their hardness, remember that diamond ranks at ten. With that said, the teeth are one of the hardest parts of the human body. But the funny [...]

Why Are Patients Preferring Soft Laser Dental Procedures?

Why Are Patients Preferring Soft Laser Dental Procedures? Dental procedures such as teeth implants, frenectomy, scaling, root planning, etc. are basically surgical procedures. And since these are surgical procedures, they leave the patient with pain right after the dental session was carried out. So, it's not wrong for patients to feel uncomfortable once dentists tell [...]

Understanding the Need to Floss

Understanding the Need to Floss Brushing your teeth is not the only thing that keeps your teeth healthy. We all know that flossing is as important as brushing. The American Dental Association (ADA) recommends cleaning between teeth with floss. This is because it is the ideal way to keep gum diseases and cavities at bay. [...]

Cold Sores: A Major Symptom Of Oral Herpes

Cold Sores: A Major Symptom Of Oral Herpes Cold sores are tiny, blister-like lesions that develop on cheeks, lips, chin, and inside the nostrils. Less frequently, they can appear on the roof of the mouth, neck, and gums. These sores cause a burning sensation, itching, or pain before they burst. Many refer to cold sores [...]

Bad Breath: What Causes It And What To Do About It

Bad Breath: What Causes It And What To Do About It Almost all of us experience bad breath once in a while. But for some, bad breath is a daily problem for which they struggle to come up with a solution. Almost 25% of the population is affected by some kind of bad breath. Halitosis [...]

Here’s Why You Should Take Oral Health Seriously, Especially During This Pandemic

Here's Why You Should Take Oral Health Seriously, Especially During This Pandemic By April 2020, about half of the world's population was under lockdown. and curfews and quarantines had become a part of life. Governments around the world immersed themselves in figuring out strategies to fight a situation they had never encountered before and healthcare [...]

Here’s Why Men Should Maintain Good Oral Hygiene and Never Miss a Dentist’s Appointment

Here's Why Men Should Maintain Good Oral Hygiene and Never Miss a Dentist's Appointment Men do not take their physical health seriously. It is, therefore, not very surprising that they also neglect their oral health. Infrequent dental checkups, bad oral hygiene and absence of preventive dental care lead to oral complications in men. In this [...]

Warning Signs That Say You Must Immediately See Your Dentist

Warning Signs That Say You Must Immediately See Your Dentist Life can get in the way of crucial things. We are constantly juggling between responsibilities, which, sometimes, leaves us with no time for anything. And then one fine day, we feel pain in some part of our body and realize we have ignored things for [...]

Everything You Need to Know About the Problem of Dry Mouth

Everything You Need to Know About the Problem of Dry Mouth Everybody experiences dry mouth once in a while. When we are nervous or dehydrated, our mouth becomes dry. However, if your mouth becomes dry often, chances are you are suffering from some condition. Unusually dry mouth, also known as Xerostomia, is a problem that [...]