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Is There A Link Between Oral Health & Heart Disease?

The heart and mouth don’t have much in common; that’s what most people think. However, they may actually be closely linked based on increasing evidence. For instance, heart valve infection and heart vessel inflammation can be triggered by the bacteria present in the mouth when they travel throughout the body. That being said, this post dives into the link between oral health and... ❯❯❯

How Your Mouth Bacteria Affects Your Brain

Did you know that some mouth bacteria can make its way into your brain? This horrific reality sounds like science fiction. But it is true. You have potentially 100s of types of bacteria in your mouth that cause dental problems and are able to travel to other parts of your body. This means that tooth decay and gum disease are not only oral health concerns. What Science Tells Us about Oral... ❯❯❯

6 Small Habits That Help You Age Well

As you get older, it's easy to get confused with all the aging advice floating around out there. For example, wine is good for you. Nope, wine is bad for you. You should be taking calcium supplements. Nope, you shouldn't be taking calcium supplements. With all of the advice that is good one day and not the next, it's no wonder people get confused. In reality, there are a few small habits that can... ❯❯❯

The Impact of Ageing on Teeth Health

In the era of forever 21 nobody can hold youth forever as ageing is an inescapable process. Ageing affects the whole body at certain levels but we tend to ignore the teeth health usually until we are the victim of ill fitted prosthesis. Receding of gums According to experts in elder care, the far most common problem is neglecting the periodontal health which includes our gums. Poor oral... ❯❯❯

A Dentist’s Advice on How to Prevent Oral Cancer

Our teeth should be our most prized possessions, but unfortunately, not everyone sees it that way and take them for granted. By this we mean, they do not look after them like they should and before you know it, it’s too late and you start to lose them all one by one and need to get dentures or implants added. There are many kinds of things that can happen to teeth when not looked after... ❯❯❯

When to Worry About Your Oral Health and Why to Use Braces?

Oral and dental health plays an important role while maintaining your overall health. Do you think if you are keeping the rest of your body in good shape but not looking after your dental and oral health and the rest of your body will not be affected? Well, go through this research paper that shows how dental and oral issues can directly cause heart deceases.  A few researchers have also... ❯❯❯

Things You Need To Know About Dentists

People’s awareness about oral health might not be on the desired level, which calls for a detailed explanation on what it is that oral health professionals can actually do for us. Consulting a dentist when your tooth starts aching is not a smart idea, because that ache means that you are long overdue for a checkup and that the plaque that has been building up for a while has already caused... ❯❯❯

Foods That Can Benefit More Than Your Diet

Daily brushing and flossing are essential to preventing tooth decay and gum disease, but did you know that diet also affects oral health? The foods you consume and avoid can help you maintain shinier, healthier, cavity-free pearly whites. Here are several nutrient-rich foods that promote healthy teeth and gums. Choose cheese for a simple, nourishing snack. Calcium and vitamin D are two vital... ❯❯❯

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... ❯❯❯

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”),... ❯❯❯