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Men and Dental Health

Men and Dental Health Although many men (and women, also) consider taking care about dental hygiene is only important if you want to have a beautiful smile or fresh breath, the truth is good oral health can reduce the risk of pneumonia, heart disease, stroke, ulcers and diabetes. However, the recent studies conducted by the Academy of General Dentistry and American Dental Association, has shown that good habits in brushing teeth are not at a high level neither in women, […]

Periodontal Disease and Treatment

Periodontal Disease and Treatment If you are looking for signs and symptoms of periodontal disease and treatment then this video will give you the information that you are looking for. It mentions the leading factors for this disease and the signs that you should be looking for in the health of your teeth and gums. Mouth hygiene is important to prevent the premature loss of our teeth and the more that is learnt in preventing these problems is important that […]

Men With Erection Problems Are More Likely To Have Inflamed Gums

Men with erection problems more likely to have inflamed gums New research indicates that men with erection problems are more likely to have inflammed gums. But as with all these types of links, which one is the cause and which one is the effect. appears to be a link between gum disease and erection problems? This seems to line up with research that also shows a link between gum disease and heart disease. Maybe oral health is far more important than […]

About Cosmetic Dentistry

About Cosmetic Dentistry Dentistry that is designed to help patients have a better appearance through cosmetic dental procedures. Cosmetic dentists are the dentists that perform these procedures and each cosmetic dentist performs different kinds of cosmetic dental procedures depending on their areas of training and expertise. One aspect of cosmetic dentistry is the shaping of crooked or chipped teeth and this is done by applying dental crowns, implants and porcelain veneers. Teeth whitening is another aspect of cosmetic dentistry and […]

The Importance of Gum Health to General Health

The Importance of Gum Health to General Health A report here explains that bacteria on the base of the teeth can gain entry into the bloodstream of gum tissue and contribute to serious health problems, and stresses the importance of gum health to general health. So keeping your teeth and gums clean and fresh is not just good for your social life but also important for your general health. The Importance of Gum Health to General Health The article explains […]

Smoking Can Cause Gum Disease

Smoking Can Cause Gum Disease Smoking is bad for your health as we all know because it can cause bronchitis and lung cancer, but here is another nail in the coffin because smoking can cause gum disease too. It has been suggested that nicotine reduces the size of arteries by constricting them, and this can reduce blood flow, which in the mouth could lead to reduced ability to fight the harmful effects of pathogenic bacteria and thereby giving cause for concern […]

Regeneration in Order to Alleviate Gum Disease

Regeneration in Order to Alleviate Gum Disease Do you like sweets too much? Are you afraid of going to the dentist because you equate dental visits with pain? Are you too bored to brush or floss your teeth regularly? If you answered yes to all these questions, then you’re definitely going to develop gum disease in the future. Neglecting responsible tooth and gum care can lead not only to bad breath, but worse, destruction of the teeth and gums. Every […]

Soft Tissue Grafts as Cure for Gum Disease

Soft Tissue Grafts as Cure for Gum Disease We remember people by their smiles. It’s ironic, however, that people don’t give much value to how they’re able to smile. The term “pearly whites” is used to denote teeth in the peak of health. You see such teeth on celebrities. Every time they smile on television, they light up the screen. Sadly, however, media is not enough to influence irresponsible people who don’t care much for their teeth or gums. Such […]

Reduction of Pocket Depth versus Gum Disease

Reduction of Pocket Depth versus Gum Disease If you’re fond of sweets, hate regular tooth brushing, flossing, and don’t go to your dentist regularly, then you’re in danger of developing gum disease. Turning a blind eye into careful cleaning of your teeth and gums can lead to your undoing. It is said that one of the most sensitive nerves in the body are located at the teeth, therefore, any pain in the teeth is felt more severely than other body […]