Posts Tagged ‘Dental health’

Smoking and Oral Health

You must be aware of the fact that smoking causes lung cancer. But did you know that smoking is the major cause of tooth loss in adults. According to research, smoking has ill effects on oral health. It also has bad effects on appearance of your oral health. In this article, we will discuss the […]

Types and Benefits of Sedation Dentistry

Sedation dentistry is used during dental surgeries to relax the patient. Sedation dentistry uses anesthetics to anesthetize the area where surgery is being done. Sedation dentistry helps the patient to relax without any pain during surgery. Types of dental sedatives are: Inhaled sedatives: Inhaled sedatives are local anesthetics administered through nose. In this, sedation is […]

What is Tooth Erosion?

Tooth enamel is the hardest and shiny layer of the teeth. It is the protective layer of the tooth. Enamel covers dentin, the layer that is not as hard as enamel. If the enamel erodes, the tooth/teeth loses its protective layer and becomes more prone to infections. Saliva helps strengthen the teeth and also in […]

All You Need to Know about Teeth Whitening

Everyone likes their teeth looking white. White teeth enhance your smile. They add to your good facial expression. If your teeth are not white, they can be whitened by undergoing clinical procedure – teeth whitening. Teeth whitening is part of cosmetic dentistry. Whitening teeth removes stains from their surface. This article discusses tooth whitening briefly. […]

Bad Dental Habits to Avoid in Children

You want your kids to be healthy and good oral habits help keep them that way. Even though you have them brush twice a day and avoid too much of sweets, there are still other habits that ruins the oral health of your child. In this article, we will discuss about the bad dental habits […]

How to Prevent Dental Caries?

Dental caries is a common dental problem many people face. It’s also known as dental decay or tooth decay. It occurs when food that contains sugar and starch is taken in high amounts. The bacteria in the mouth consume this kind of food and form acid. The acid attacks the teeth. Repeated attacks start breaking […]

Minerals Essential for Oral Health

Like vitamins, minerals also play an important role in promoting oral health. Teeth utilizes minerals in order to maintain its hardness and rigidity. See that your diet contains adequate amount of minerals that are required for healthy mouth which is a window to your overall health.

Tips On Detoxifying Your Body Naturally

Detoxification involves getting rid of toxins in the body. Toxins are harmful substances made in the body as a result of poor lifestyle, environment, and emotional patterns. The food we eat and the air we breath leave some toxins behind and as a result, harmful substances accumulate in the body. Adopting ways that help detoxify […]