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Smoking is considered as a major risk factor for lung cancer, heart disease, respiratory disease, and poor oral health. Effect of smoking in the oral cavity: Black or brown stained teeth White patches inside the mouth Early tooth loss Gum disease Severe bone loss within the jaw Bad breath Failure…

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Oral Habits: Oral habit is when an individual has frequent repetition towards an act that causes a defect in dental and facial structure. What are bad oral habits? Thumb sucking, tongue thrusting, mouth breathing, bruxism, nail-biting lip biting, cheek biting, bobby pin opening etc. What happens if your children have…

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Bad Breath Bad breath is also called halitosis. Bad breath is the offensive or unpleasant odor from the mouth. It often leads to embarrassment and also an individual’s social interaction. Did you know bad breath can be treated? Bad breath can have multifactorial causes. Some of them are Intraoral: Gingivitis,…

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teeth-brushing-techniques

Brushing teeth is an important practice in our daily life. For a healthy mouth and smile, dentists recommend the following … Brush your teeth twice a day with a soft bristle brush. The size of your brush should suit your mouth allowing you to reach all areas easily. Change your…

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why-flossing?

Brushing is a good oral hygiene practice. Right! But do you know brushing alone can’t keep the oral cavity clean? Yes, forget not, to do ‘flossing’.  Flossing can clean the areas where brushing cannot do. Daily twice brushing and at least one-time flossing are considered as a good practice. Oral…

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Several studies have shown the connection between Arthritis and dental problems. Periodontitis (Gum disease) and Gingivitis (Gum Inflammation) are common oral diseases found in Rheumatoid arthritis patients. Maintaining proper oral hygiene, avoiding foods that build plague easily, seeking timely dental advice are key points to be followed by RA patients.…

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During pregnancy, special care is needed for teeth and gums. The hormonal changes occur during pregnancy can increase the risk of developing oral diseases result in causing health issues to the developing baby.  So, before and during pregnancy, maintaining good dental and oral care is becoming inevitable. Conditions that may…

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For decades, ‘Surgery’ has been a custom treatment for babies for the release of the tongue-tie. Several researches of the recent era have revealed contradictory opinions about it, while a worldwide scene is an increase in tongue-tie surgery for removal of poor and painful breastfeeding and thereby causing insufficient weight…

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dental-implant-cost-tamilnadu

Dental implant device cost differs from manufacturer to manufacturer, and the type of device depends on the bone condition and the health of the nearby tooth of the implant to be placed. There are many illusions airing about the cost of dental implants among people. But the real cost of…

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