How many of us actually think about our specific needs while buying a toothpaste? Did you know, what substances comprise your toothpaste? Did you know, that there are different variety of toothpastes for different kinds of problems? The toothpastes are customised to perform different functions, depending on a specific use case. Hence, it is importantContinue reading “All About Toothpastes”
Our mouth sends out signals in the form of certain deviations from the normal. It is upto us to recognise these hints and act judiciously. Oral ulcers are one of the commonest lesions in the entire oral cavity and there can be of multiple causes. The treatment for the same should be based on theContinue reading “Oral Ulcers”
India is a land with diverse cultures and a vast cultural heritage. Our lineage has a rich blend of knowledge and humility. This knowledge has been passed down many generations and overtime, has been modified and tweaked in its form. The ancient Indian wisdom gained its roots from Charaka, around 100-200 BC, who established medicalContinue reading “Dental Home Remedies”
Most of us often completely ignore our oral health, giving it no particular importance in the general well being of our body. It is not until a tooth begins to ache considerably that we find a reason to visit a dentist. However, that is not the only reason why you should consider giving your oralContinue reading “Why it is important to prioritise oral health?”
I am long addicted to tobacco! How do I quit it? No, I won’t be able to quit it! These are certain inhibitions that people do have at the thought of quitting tobacco. Despite knowing the repercussions of this habit, people can’t muster the strength to quit it, due to the negative feedbacks from otherContinue reading “HELP Me Quit Tobacco”
Tobacco use is a leading cause of death all over the world. Its consumption, both in the smoke and the smokeless form is a major threat to the global population. In India, it is consumed in both the forms and its prevalence varies from 57% male population to about 10.6% female population. SMOKED FORM SMOKELESSContinue reading “Quit Tobacco”
The use of LASERS to treat orofacial ailments has tremendously gained impetus over the past few years. LASERS are found useful in in almost all aspects of dental care. from treating gingival (or gum) disorders to tooth hypersensitivity, from tooth whitening to reducing pain during the course of the treatment, lasers are omnipresent. However, likeContinue reading “MYTH-BUSTING LASERS”
Awareness on the current dental protocols for infection control.