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History And Overview Of Cavitations

Origin of the Term ‘Cavitation’ In the recent past the term “cavitation” is used to define a condition where jawbones have holes that are either empty or full of dead bone. In 1930, an orthopedic researcher defined it as a condition where a shortage in blood flow into an area created a hole in the bone. Dr. G.V. Black, (the “Father of Cavitation Surgery”),... ❯❯❯

8 Tips for a Healthy Smile

Everyone desires to have a beautiful and healthy smile since it’s the first thing that people notice when they meet. However, it’s important to understand that you cannot achieve a healthy smile overnight. You should observe the following tips if you want to create and maintain a healthy smile. Brush Your Teeth Regularly It’s always a good practice to brush your teeth... ❯❯❯

Oral Microbiomes and the Importance of Regular Flossing

This is a known fact that flossing, brushing, regular dental visits are all a part of good oral hygiene and are connected to good dental health. Microbiome researchers have come up with fresh data and its analysis, which supports this conventional thought. They have experimented with the microbes that are present inside our mouths and have come to significant conclusions. Their research has found... ❯❯❯

How To Maintain Your Oral Health During COVID-19

The spread of COVID-19 in different parts of the world has prompted nations to close their borders and require their citizens to stay at home. This pandemic is also the reason why businesses, such as your local dental clinics, are closed. There is physical contact between dentists and their patients, increasing their risk of being infected by the virus. But, just because you won’t be able... ❯❯❯

How Do Celebrities Have Such Perfect Teeth?

Many celebrities seem to have perfect teeth. Have you ever wondered: What do celebrities do to their teeth? How do celebrities fix their teeth? Below are some answers to these questions: Big News A lot of modern life is governed by what is in the media. What's the latest trend? Where's the place to be? Who's the hottest new celebrity? Whether you like it or not, the fact of the matter is that... ❯❯❯

Healthy dental hygiene can boost your interpersonal relationships

Have you ever had bad breath blown in your face during a conversation? Did you look forward to having another conversation with the individual who was the source of that bad breath? I honestly doubt it. That’s what bad dental hygiene does. It drives people away from you. Bad dental hygiene is usually brought on by an individual’s failure to properly brush and floss their teeth as... ❯❯❯

Do You Suffer From TMJ?

Photo by Christopher Campbell from Unsplash Jaw pain is not an uncommon thing. Over 10 million Americans suffer from a condition called temporomandibular joint dysfunction, more commonly known as TMJ disorders. Many people shorten TMJ disorders to just TMJ. So what exactly is TMJ? And is it treatable? Keep reading for more basic information about TMJ. What is it? The temporomandibular joint... ❯❯❯

8 Ways to Improve Your Kids Dental Health

Helping your children learn how to take care of their teeth enables them to enjoy a beautiful, healthy smile for the rest of their lives. There are many ways to ensure your children’s teeth remain bright and cavity-free. One way to keep your kids’ teeth healthy is to make sure their toothpaste contains fluoride. Fluoride has been proven to be the most effective way to prevent... ❯❯❯

Common Questions About Gum Disease

Photo by Quang Tri NGUYEN on Unsplash Gum disease, gingivitis, or periodontitis, is a common disorder affecting millions of people. Here is what to look for and when to see a dentist or another specialist. What is gum disease? Gum disease is an infection. When the bacteria in plaque stays on your teeth, they can also infect the gums. Gingivitis, a mild form of gum disease, occurs when the... ❯❯❯

Whitening Your Not-So-Pearly Whites

Are your teeth not as white as they used to be? Stained, dirty, and less than pearly white teeth affects millions of people all over the world, and while it is not exactly a unique condition, it can be a source of worry to most people. When your teeth are not as pearly white as they should, it can affect your level of confidence, so that you don’t want to talk or smile too much in public.... ❯❯❯