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All You Needed to Know About Dental Implants

If have damaged or lost tooth, and want to replace it, the way to go forward is a dental implant. However, if this is your first time for a dental implant, you would have many questions. Here is a look at some of the common questions regarding dental implants. The quality and quantity of jaw…

6 Proven Home Remedies to Get Rid of Dry Mouth

It is possible for your salivary glands not to produce saliva as much as the normal need you require, if you experience this, you have a dry mouth and it can be very uncomfortable. Also, dry mouth can cause dental defects such as tooth decay and gum disease. Dry mouth can come up for some…

Aging and Dental health

Aging and Dental health Irrespective of race, religion, social status, and financial accountability, some things in life are, sadly inevitable. The most inevitable thing is death. And for some, hopefully, all of us, age is too. Yes, I said hopefully because we all want to grow old, right? So here and now, we are going…

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Dental Emergency: How To Prepare For and Prevent It

The adage that says prevention is better than cure cannot be truer in this case. Dental Emergency is something everyone should want to avoid due to the unpleasant conditions that come with it. But sometimes, situations out of our control can lead to dental emergency which a more prepared individual would be more likely to…

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Composite Filling: Meaning, Types, Advantages, Disadvantages & Cost

A composite filling (composite tooth filling) is a mixture that is made of acrylic resin and powdered glass. It is used to restitute decayed or lost teeth and also to reshape teeth that have been disfigured. How Is A Composite Placed? With preparation, the dentist places the composite, setting it in layers by using a…

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Mouthwash or Salt-water?

Oral hygiene does not just entail brushing the teeth, flossing or scraping the tongue. There is absolutely more. It is important not to just take care of the teeth and tongue on separate basis but to also care for the mouth as a whole. One of the ways you can do this is to have…

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Why you should visit your dentist frequently

To have and maintain a good level of oral hygiene, there are measures that must be put in place. There are many things that must be done asides just brushing and flossing. The gums need attention too, you know. Which is why you need to visit your dentist as often as possible. There are many…

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You’ve been brushing your teeth the wrong way

General Knowledge About Brushing of the Teeth Brushing of the teeth is a practice that is carried out by most people around the world, and it’s a good one at that. In times past, in this part of the world, people used chewing sticks for the purpose of cleaning the mouth. How To Know You’re…

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Benefits of having white teeth

Over the years, certain foods, drinks and oral habits cause the teeth to become stained and dull. This has a lot of negative effects on the affected individual. The morale of the individual in question is likely to get dampened and this in turn might lead to low self-esteem. As a result, many opportunities may…

Why you should change your Toothbrush frequently

Attention there! When last did you change your toothbrush? How often do you change your toothbrush? A lot of people are concerned about maintaining proper oral hygiene, but as funny as it may sound, they do not pay attention to changing their toothbrushes from time to time. Some only get to change their toothbrushes because…