Dental Care in Old Age

Posted on : 26-01-2014 | By : Haddon Suttner | In : Oral Health, Preventive Dentistry

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Dental Care in Old Age

In old age daily brushing and flossing of natural teeth is essential to keeping them in good oral health. Plaque can build up quickly on the teeth of seniors, especially if oral hygiene is neglected, and lead to tooth decay and gum disease.

How to Prevent Tooth and Mouth Injuries

Posted on : 18-01-2014 | By : Haddon Suttner | In : Dental Implants, Oral Health, Preventive Dentistry

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How to Prevent Tooth and Mouth Injuries

Injuries to the teeth and mouth are common. Approximately 80% of dental injuries affect one or more of the front teeth and may cause damage to soft tissues the tongue, lips, and inner cheeks.In the very young child, injuries to baby teeth usually result from learning to walk. There may also be damage to the unerupted permanent teeth. Sports injuries are the main source of tooth and mouth injuries in older adolescents and adults. Up to 40% of dental injuries in older adolescents and adults occur while playing sports.

Home Remedies for Bad Breath

Posted on : 09-01-2014 | By : Haddon Suttner | In : Healthy Food, Oral Health, Preventive Dentistry

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Bad breath is embarrassing. The good news is that for the most part with proper dental care bad breath also called halitosis, can be avoided. Maintaining good oral health is essential to reducing bad breath, as bacteria that builds up on the back of your tongue or in between your teeth is the main culprit. Bad breath can be caused by foods, smoking, dry mouth, medical conditions, gum disease, and sinus conditions. No wonder dental hygiene is such big business.

When It Is Temporomandibular Joint (DMJ) Disorder

Posted on : 02-01-2014 | By : Haddon Suttner | In : Dentist and Dentistry, Oral Health

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Temporomandibular joint (TMJ) works like a sliding hinge, connecting the jawbone to the skull. TMJ disorders can cause pain in the jaw joint and in the muscles that control jaw movement. People who have jaw pain may face grinding of teeth, however majority of people routinely clench their teeth and never develop TMJ disorders.