Category: Dental Care

Bruxism (teeth grinding)

Bruxism is the term used for grinding teeth. Many people do not even know they have this tic, before going to dentists. Bruxism is caused by stress and anxiety. Causes – Bruxism has several causes. Stress is one of the most important factors. But may be a response of body when teeth are not aligned […]

Friday October 22nd, 2010 in Dental Care | Comments Off on Bruxism (teeth grinding)

Aggressive brushing causing tooth sensitivity

Brushing aggressive, drinks consumption and acidified foods are the key factors leading to the emergence of sensitivity to the teeth, experts say. A third of the 700 dentists surveyed by the Academy of General Dentistry in the UK ┬áthink that nutrition is the main factor that causes tooth sensitivity, followed by brushing techniques. Tooth sensitivity […]

Friday October 22nd, 2010 in Dental Care | Comments Off on Aggressive brushing causing tooth sensitivity

Understanding Gum Diseases

Image via Wikipedia Gum-related diseases are one of the most common complaints faced by dentists across the world. It is generally believed that gums are very vulnerable to infection if proper oral hygiene is not maintained. One of earliest signs of a developing gum disease is the presence of thin, film-like covering that is present […]

Thursday July 15th, 2010 in Dental Care | Comments Off on Understanding Gum Diseases

Importance of Dental Care from Health Perspective

Image via Wikipedia Dental care is usually regarded as something which you would do in order to protect or safeguard your teeth from getting damaged, rotted out or getting affected by some sort of bacteria. It is a common fact that majority of the people are unaware of the diseases that can be caused only […]

Monday July 12th, 2010 in Dental Care | Comments Off on Importance of Dental Care from Health Perspective