The Most Common Oral Infections

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Your mouth is one of if not the most important organ in the human body. Sticking to a strong oral routine isn’t just about brushing and flossing your teeth to keep your teeth clean. It is about ensuring your mouth is safe from oral infections, including certain lifestyle and dietary choices. If you have cosmetic […]

Understanding What’s Meant By Tooth Trauma

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Dental or tooth trauma is very common, and it typically occurs when you least expect it. For example, you’ve experienced a physical accident and the impact on your teeth has been sudden and severe. The formal understanding of tooth trauma is a physical injury to your teeth, gums, alveolar bone, nerve and tissue damage within […]

Yes, Alcohol Damages Oral Health!

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You’ve had a hard day at the office and you want to wind down for the night with a glass of red wine or a spirit. It is a tradition for many to drink small units of alcohol at night to feel relaxed. Consuming alcohol doesn’t exactly mean it demonstrates a bad lifestyle. Ultimately, this […]

Diabetes And Your Oral Health

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Diabetes is a condition that can impact the functioning of your human body. You need to keep your glucose at a certain level and ensure your food intake is controlled. If you are diabetic, you will have been told by your dentist that there is a direct correlation between diabetes and your oral health.  The […]

Do You Need Tooth Extraction Treatment?

Tooth Extraction

If a tooth is severely decayed or damaged, the chances are that you’ll need tooth extraction treatment. Tooth extraction is typically a last resort solution for your oral health if the tooth is damaged beyond repair. Usually, the oral surgeon will look to preserve as much of the tooth as possible to avoid taking the […]

Here’s What You Need To Do When Faced With A Dental Emergency

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Consider These Helpful Tips When Faced With A Severe Dental Problem A dental emergency is a frightening, uncomfortable and daunting experience. However, accidents happen. What is equally important is how to deal with one to reduce the likelihood of further damage. Ignoring a dental problem significantly increases the risk of serious dental infections, meaning more […]