Oral Health Link to Whole Body Health: A Blog

Oral Health Link to Whole Body Health: A Blog

  • How To Prepare To Have Multiple Teeth Extracted

    Having one tooth extracted is usually something that doesn't warrant much in the way of preparation for most patients. But when you need to extract multiple teeth, some preparation is necessary. You may be in more pain and need more healing time for multiple extractions. This means you need to be ready both before and after the surgery. If you are preparing to have multiple teeth extracted, then prepare in the following ways.

  • Everything You Need To Learn About Gum Recession

    Human teeth have delicate and sensitive parts underneath the tough white shells that you see. These delicate parts should not be exposed to foreign elements such as food because of the high risk of developing infections and tooth complications. Therefore, you need to learn about gum recession to help you understand the impact that this condition can have on your tooth. Essentially, gum recession refers to your gums pulling away from the teeth, exposing the delicate sections of the teeth.

  • How to Care for Complete Dentures

    If you have just been fitted for complete dentures, congratulations! You are on your way to a new, improved smile. But before you can start enjoying your new dentures, there are a few things you need to know about how to care for them. This blog post will discuss the best ways to keep your dentures clean and looking their best. Read on to discover more! 1. Brush your dentures regularly with a toothbrush and denture toothpaste

  • Key Reasons to See a Dentist for Cosmetic Injectables

    There is a common misconception that a beautiful smile starts and ends with teeth. However, nothing could be further from the truth because your lips, gums and surrounding facial tissue play a crucial role in your smile. This might explain why dentists offer dermal filler injectables to complement cosmetic dental procedures. However, most people are still not convinced that dentists are the perfect physician to administer injectables. This article highlights why you should see a dentist for anti-wrinkle injections and dermal fillers.

  • Those Vexing Veneers: Why Is Your Dental Veneer Loose?

    The principle behind a dental veneer couldn't be simpler. Whatever the tooth's imperfection—whether it's misshapen or permanently discoloured in a way that can't be reversed with teeth whitening—a veneer simply covers the problem. These workhorses of cosmetic dentistry are simply tooth-shaped (and tooth-coloured), incredibly thin shells bonded to the tooth's outward-facing surface. They're usually made of porcelain, although acrylic is also possible. Of course, if something is bonded, it's also possible for it to debond.

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Oral Health Link to Whole Body Health: A Blog

You may have heard that cavities and oral decay are linked to things like heart disease, and, in fact, your oral health affects your entire body. Hi! My name is Brenda, and I like to look at things holistically. Because of that, I created this blog. I plan for its posts to look at the link between dental issues and other health issues. I hope that the people who visit this blog learn a few tips about oral care as well as gaining a deeper understanding of why it's so important. Healthy smiles indicate a healthy body, and I hope this blog helps you achieve both!