Tooth Care Tips to Keep Your Kid’s Smile Healthy This Halloween

It’s that time of the year again! Sweet treats, spooky decor, zombies, and witches are all set for the annual trick-or-treat haul. Like every year, this year also parents will spend billions on costumes and candies while kids will have one sole goal in mind – accumulating piles of candy which is no less than a nightmare for every parent.…

What You Need to Know About TMJ Disorders in Children and Adolescents

Did you know that like adults, even children are at a risk of developing TMJ disorders? The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD) has found cases of TMJ pain in children as young as infants. While it is extremely rare, there are instances of TMD development in young children and teens. One study has reported that 4.2% of adolescents aged…

Diet Dos and Don’ts after Getting a Tooth Implant

Recovering from a dental implant surgery is a process that requires you to take a few precautions especially on your diet and hygiene. This is because of getting the dental implants to fuse with the bone tissue to ensure proper support for implants and stability. Generally, a soft diet is recommended for five to seven days to ensure that the…

Pregnancy Dental Care 101

Good oral health is important for everyone, but it’s even more critical to take care of your teeth and gums when you’re expecting a baby. Hormonal changes during pregnancy can affect your dental health, especially when you’re battling with morning sickness and food cravings. Here are some common dental problems you may face while pregnant: Pregnancy Gingivitis – Increased levels…

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The Unseen Implications of Losing Teeth

Modern dentistry seeks to restore comfort, speech, aesthetics, normal functions as well as health to those individuals that have lost teeth. This is the answer to the rise in the number of people experiencing loss of teeth due to aging. This task becomes even more challenging when a person has more teeth missing. Consequently, continued research in the development of…

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How to Handle Dental Emergencies

  Dental emergencies can happen at any time. But, if you handle the situation immediately trauma to the mouth and teeth can be significantly reduced. The infographic provided below shows you how to deal with commonly occurring dental emergencies: Special Tip – Keep a dental emergency kit on stand-by at all times. A dental aid kit must include a handkerchief,…