The What and Why of Tooth Pain

To understand the concept of tooth pain, it is important to first understand the structure of tooth. The tooth has three major layers: The food that we consume (refined carbohydrates),is detrimental to the dental health. The food in it’s various attributes, affect the tooth health. These attributes are – i. form (carbohydrates) – refined carbohydratesContinue reading “The What and Why of Tooth Pain”

Dental Care during Pregnancy

Pregnancy is a physiological state where the female body undergoes multiple changes. The body needs to reset itself to accommodate for the growth and nutritional requirements of the mother as well as the fetus. A lot of hormonal upsurge occurs to maintain the pregnant state and alter the other functionalities of the body. Due toContinue reading “Dental Care during Pregnancy”

Oral Hygiene and Treatment in Covid-19

The globe is in a state of a prostration with the current COVID 19 pandemic in all its uproar. The viral breakout began in Wuhan, China in December, 2019 and since then it has spread to all the five continents in a relatively short span of time. There has been a lot of speculation asContinue reading “Oral Hygiene and Treatment in Covid-19”

What should you know about toothbrushes

I have talked so much about maintaining oral hygiene and how it’s the only sure shot way to help you keep dental infections at bay, that not talking about toothbrush seems impertinent. Although a very simple element, but its a very powerful tool that’ll help you be regular at maintaining oral hygiene in the mostContinue reading “What should you know about toothbrushes”

Demystifying Sugars: When, What and How?

All of us have, not just a sweet tooth but ‘sweet teeth‘ and sweets are a mandate when it comes to festivities and celebrations. With Diwali just passed by and New Year just around the corner, celebrations are going to continue for long and sweets are going to be unavoidable. So here’s a short pickContinue reading “Demystifying Sugars: When, What and How?”

All About Toothpastes

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”

Oral Ulcers

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”