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DENTURES

Dentures are known to be removable appliances that can replace missing teeth and help restore your smile. If you’ve lost all of your natural teeth, whether from gum disease, tooth decay or injury, replacing missing teeth will benefit your appearance and your health. That’s because dentures make it easier to eat and speak better than…

Knowing My Teeth

                      WHAT IS THE TEETH? It’s a hard structure which is usually found in the jaw of many vertebrates and they are also used to help in the breaking down of food in the mouth. The roots of the teeth are covered by what is…

The History Of Dental Implants

The history of the dental implant stretches back much further than you may think – to approximately 600 A.D to be precise – when the Mayans used a range of materials, from stones and seashells to bones and animal teeth, in order to find ways to preserve their chewing capabilities. While their materials and methods…

What Exactly Does Sugar Do To Your Teeth?

  Sugar is bad for your teeth. A basic statement, but how many times do we hear it and simply ignore it? Believe it or not, tooth decay is the most common non-communicable disease in the world which is really affecting 60-90% of school-age children and almost 100% of adults. It may also surprise you…

HOW DO I CARE FOR MY DENTAL IMPLANTS?

Caring for teeth restored with dental implants is just like caring for your natural teeth: brush, floss and maintain regular dental cleanings and check-ups, as scheduled. Additional cleaning aids also may be recommended to help you keep your teeth healthy at home. As is the case with natural teeth, you and your dentist must work…

PROPER BRUSHING TECHNIQUE

Did you know that proper brushing takes at least two to three minutes which is approximately 180seconds. Most people, brush in a hurry maybe to meetup with schedule, or probably other matters.   Firstly, 1] Tilt the brush at a 45° angle against the gum line and sweep or roll the brush away from the…

What Happens If You Don’t Floss?

You may experience some build-up between your teeth and might even get a few cavities too , but there are also other things that you need to be concerned about if you choose to forego the dental floss. To help you understand the risks, we have compiled a list of 7 terrifying things that will happen…

Healthy Teeth, Healthy Gum

Your teeth are so important ! You need to take good care of them, keeping them away from germs, they should  healthy and strong is key, so, make sure you know the right things to bite , chew so you good healthy too.  It is so needed to bite, they help you speak clearly, when…

5 Secrets Your Tongue Reveals About Your Health (Part 1) #BLANCH 

If you’ve wondered why your doctor or dentist regularly asks to look at your tongue during routine checkups, here’s a quick answer: Your tongue reflects your overall health in ways that you might not realize.Yes, your tongue actually has a bigger purpose than merely facilitating taste and allowing you to lick frosting off baked goods….

5 Bad Dental Habits You Must Abstain From!!! #Blanche 

You practice good dental care: You brush your teeth, floss fairly regularly, and see your dentist twice a year for checkups and cleanings. Good for you! But you’re probably also engaging in one or more bad habits that can undermine the good ones and compromise your dental health.  Here’s Blanche’s list of five of the…