In burning mouth syndrome, burning sensation can occur in the tongue, lips, palate or even in the floor of the mouth. This sensation is created when the sensations of taste and temperature are transferred to the brain by the nerves in a different way than usual so that they are not properly understood and cause pain or burning. The areas of the mouth that burn, when we actually touch them are not hot and most of the time there is no wound or red area. Continue reading “Burning Mouth Syndrome”
The Medication Induced Osteonecrosis of the Jaws is described for the first time by Marks in 2003. It is induced by medication that belongs to the group of the bisphosphonates and/or the monoclonal antibodies. Continue reading “Medication Induced Osteonecrosis of the Jaws – A Growing Problem”
Have you ever had a semi-impacted wisdom tooth? Did it hurt? Was it extremely annoying? Well, most of the times, when a semi-erupted wisdom tooth hurts that bad is due to pericoronitis. Let’s read all about it! Continue reading “Pericoronitis”
Cheilitis is an abnormal condition of the lips characterized by inflammation and cracking of the skin. There are several forms, including those caused by excessive exposure to sunlight, allergic sensitivity to cosmetics, and vitamin deficiency. Continue reading “Cheilitis Simplex-Angular Cheilitis-Actinic Cheilitis-Exfoliate Cheilitis”
Previous week, we talked about bleeding gums in general . We explained how this gum inflammation is caused and what happens in our bodies.
This week, I offer you the best tips to save your gums and get rid of the blood surrounding them. Continue reading “Tips to get rid of bleeding gums”
Why do gums bleed? This is a very common question. The answer is not so simple though . There is not just one single reason as to why your gums bleed. There are a variety of factors that can cause this disturbing bleeding in your mouth. In this article you can find all the possible reasons causing it and also tips on how to prevent and treat this condition. Continue reading “Why do gums bleed?”
Bad breath,is usually not felt by the patient himself because the nose tends to get used to Continue reading “10 secrets to get rid of bad breath”is also a taboo subject even in conversations among friends, although it should not, because by presenting the information we help our friend who suffers from bad breath.
Causes of bad breath can be many more than simple brushing and flossing everyday. Which helps to remove bacteria who cause bad breath.Find out the tips here!
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Dental plaque is a sticky, colorless film of bacteria that is formed on the tooth surface. It is not removed from the area by simply rinsing the oral cavity but with proper brushing.It is well known that it plays a major role in the appearance of most dental problems, such as decay. Continue reading “Dental plaque formation”
We came up with three chemicals that act against plaque: antimicrobial agents, agents for plaque rupture and antiadhesive compounds. Let’s take a look at each category separately. Continue reading “Factors fighting against dental plaque formation”