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3D Printing In Dentistry

Today, 3D printing can already print whole machines, machine components and even food items. The NASA space program is working on perfecting a 3D printer that can print slices of pizza for astronauts to enjoy while in outer space.The medical field is heralding the applications of 3D printing technology for creating tissues and organ components…

Dealing With Teeth Whitening Sensitivity

One surefire way to ascertain a whiter and a brighter smile is by going through a simple procedure of teeth whitening. It is a simple dental procedure that can lighten the existing color of your teeth by several shades. Ouch! Teeth Whitening can cause Sensitivity… If you already have a sensitive set of teeth, teeth whitening process…

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Pain Remedies for Injured Teeth

Human teeth are very strong, but under a few circumstances they can break or fracture. While minor cracks can be ignored, in case the pulp (nerve) is exposed or inflamed, a broken or cracked tooth can cause an extremely excruciating toothache. When you experience a tooth pain while eating hot or cold food and that…

Everything You Should Know About Root Canals

A root canal is a dental procedure that is done to fix or restore a tooth that has severely decayed. It is a treatment carried out to save an infected tooth, by removing the damaged pulp or nerve tissue, and sealing the tooth after filling the pulp cavity. This stops the spreading of painful infection…

Keep Your Breath Fresh – TIPS

The last thing anyone wants to be greeted with is a stench of odor emanating from your mouth. Really Awkward! Bad breath affects the way others perceive you. What Causes It? Also known as Halitosis, anyone can suffer from the condition sporadically. It is characterized by incessant foul-smelling breath. A bout of Halitosis is generally a result…

Dentistry Feels Like The Stone Age

Who among us hasn’t had this thought, as a dentist industriously and cheerfully chisels and scrapes and drills away at your teeth: surely there is a better way?When anthropologists last month discovered evidence of dental handiwork in a14,000-year-old tooth, the surprising thing about it wasn’t the fact that people in the stone age had cavities and tried to do…

Why is flossing as important as brushing?

It’s true. Flossing and brushing go hand-in-hand. Every time you visit your dentist for a dental checkup, there’s one recommendation you’re definitely going to hear: “Floss your teeth regularly”. Flossing and Brushing are More Effective Than Brushing Alone Flossing is the most important yet the most difficult personal grooming activity. It is a vital part…

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10 Holiday Habits That Wreck Teeth

Biting your nails or sucking on lemons is seemingly harmless, but these activities can wreck havoc on your pearly whites. You don’t know, but your few everyday habits can harm your teeth more than anything. While a lot of dental health “don’ts” can instantly damage your teeth (by making them loose or breaking them), the damage from…

Diabetes and Dental Health

For the nearly 24 million Americans suffering from diabetes, it would be surprising to know about an unexpected complication that is frequently linked with this condition. Research shows that there is greater risk of developing severe periodontal (gum) disease for those with diabetes. Periodontal disease is an infection in which your gums start to pull away from the teeth…