The Truth About E-cigarettes

The Truth About E-cigarettes

The Truth About E-cigarettes   E-cigarettes are battery-operated electronic cigarettes that produce a vaporized solution for inhalation. Nicotine is usually present in the solution. The goal of an e-cigarette is to simulate the experience of breathing tobacco...
Effect Of Chewing Gum And Bad Breath

Effect Of Chewing Gum And Bad Breath

Effect of chewing gum and bad breath Chewing gums have been around since ancient ages. It is loved by children and adults alike. But do you know that chewing sugar-free gums can have several benefits for your teeth? Sugarless gums now come with various ingredients...
Bulimia and Dental Health

Bulimia and Dental Health

Bulimia and dental health Bulimia is an eating disorder in which people binge-eat large amounts of food followed by purging. Purging behaviour might include: vomiting, fasting or engaging in other behaviours like using laxatives or exercising to excess. This is done...
Stroke and Dental Health

Stroke and Dental Health

Stroke and Dental Health A stroke or cerebrovascular accident occurs due to partial or total obstruction of blood flow to the brain. A person experiencing a stroke will have the following signs: drooping face, arm weakness, or slurred or impaired speech. Recent...

Biomimetic Approach in Dentistry

Biomimetic Approach in Dentistry The literal translation of Biomimetic dentistry means ‘imitate life’ (Bio=’life’, mimetic=’ imitate’). Biomimetic dentistry is the treatment approach in dentistry that aims to preserve intact tooth structure and restore the function of...
Smoking and Your Teeth

Smoking and Your Teeth

Smoking and your Teeth Most people are aware of the adverse effects of smoking on their body. It can lead to various health problems and, in some cases, fatal diseases. However, many of us do not realise the damage that smoking causes to their oral health. These...

Fluoride: Myths And Facts

Fluoride: Myths And Facts Fluoride: Myths and Facts, is a naturally occurring mineral that is also a part of your bones and teeth. When it comes to health, fluoride has several different benefits. They are commonly used in dentistry to strengthen the enamel of your...
Toothbrush Care

Toothbrush Care

Toothbrushing is the first and most vital step of our oral hygiene regime. Hence it is crucial to take care of our toothbrushes to maintain their effectiveness to get the most out of them. Our mouth is home to millions of bacteria that shift onto our toothbrushes....
Electric ToothBrushes Versus ManualBrushing

Electric Tooth
Brushes Versus Manual
Brushing

Brushing your teeth is the foundation of good oral care and prevention. Electric or powered toothbrushes have gained popularity recently. It’s possible to brush your teeth effectively with a manual toothbrush. However, an electric toothbrush can be a great alternative...