Raising awareness of the aerosol-related transmission of Covid-19, since dentists are in direct contact with aerosols during almost every dental procedure. This is actually the reason why dental clinics were kept closed during the first break-down of the virus. Patients that tested positive or patients that appear with mild symptoms of the virus should not visit the clinic. Continue reading “Dentist and Covid-19”
Mouthguard, you might have heard of it before, especially if you are into sports, but do you know why is it necessary? Continue reading “Mouthguard in Sports”
The most obvious result from tooth loss, especially from multiple teeth loss that we notice mostly on older patients, is a visible decrease in facial aesthetics. We notice the lower third of the face decreasing in size and the face loses its proportions. Continue reading “Alveolar Bone Loss”
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The habit of biting and eating one’s fingernails is associated with increased anxiety.
According to a study published in the American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, onychophagia, as it is called scientifically, maybe a symptom of emotional disturbances. Continue reading “Are You Biting Your Nails?”
How long does your brushing last? Are you sure it is enough to keep your pearly whites clean and healthy?
Many people suffer from diabetes and even though it is a systemic disease, it can affect your oral health as well. Here, in this article, we explain briefly what it is and how it manifests in your oral cavity. You can also find tips you should keep in mind to improve your oral health status. Let’s take a look! Continue reading “Diabetes And Oral Health”
For so many years, eggs have gotten a bad rap by being decried as a villain that raises our cholesterol. Here, in this article, we list why eggs are good and great for your teeth! Continue reading “Eggs And Their Dental Benefits”
Your toothbrush might seem clean to you but it is housing more than 100 million bacteria including E. coli and staphylococci. The University of Alabama at Birmingham found that fecal germs were on your toothbrushes as well. Excited yet?! Continue reading “How Healthy Is It To Keep Your Toothbrush In The Bathroom?”
When it comes to your perfect smile, age should never be a factor to discourage you. Continue reading “Am I Too Old For A Perfect Smile?”