Monthly Archives: July 2011

Oral Side Effects of Common Medications

We all know that many medications have side effects, and some can even affect the oral health. However, in case of the oral side effects, most of the side effects resolve shortly after the medication is stopped. As per the … Continue reading

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Causes of Tetracycline Stains

Tetracycline is a powerful antibiotic used to kill a broad spectrum of bacteria. But when Tetracycline is taken at the time of teeth forming, it gets deposited in the dentin and enamel of the teeth. This deposit creates a permanent … Continue reading

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Steps to a Good Oral or Dental Health

We all know that for a good oral hygiene and health, brushing and flossing are very important. But there are other steps you should take if you want to keep your teeth for a lifetime. These steps are discussed below. … Continue reading

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What are some warning signs of gum disease?

Also known as periodontal disease, gum diseases are the leading cause of tooth loss among adults. It is estimated that around 75% of Americans suffer with some form of gum disease and don’t know of it until it reaches a … Continue reading

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In-office teeth bleaching vs Take-home teeth bleaching

Beautiful smiles displaying bright white teeth mesmerize everybody. Dazzling teeth are often associated with beauty and attractiveness, this seems to true as none of the celebrities display dull colored teeth. Showing of a nice set of teeth through the crack … Continue reading

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How do I choose a cosmetic dentist?

Cosmetic dentistry is gaining popularity day by day. With convenient ways of giving your smile a makeover, more and more people are opting for this procedure. And why not! The smile you wear is a precious jewel and a perfect … Continue reading

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Does Teeth Cleaning Hurt?

Dental hygiene is the basic routine that you must follow. The basic cleaning that a person is required to do is regular brushing of the teeth twice or thrice a day and flossing it regularly. But perfect dental hygiene requires … Continue reading

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How often should you clean your teeth?

Oral hygiene is the most important thing that is required to have healthy teeth apart from the nutrition your teeth want. Plaque and tartar that form on the teeth are the major reason why you get cavities and an infections. … Continue reading

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Mini Dental Implants New Orleans

Dentistry has a many cures today to restore your facial orthodontics. Crowns, dentures and other prosthetics are means by which the dentists help you to retain your smile and the function of the mouth. Mini implants are a part of … Continue reading

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Dentures and Partials New Orleans

Unlike the esthetic dental restorations, dentures and partials are removable. These prosthetics can be taken out of the mouth. They are supported in the mouth partially on the gum and underlying bone and partially on the existing teeth. Dentures and … Continue reading

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