Posts tagged: Gingivitis

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 floss, Dental plaque, Dentistry, Gingiva, Gingivitis, Health, Oral Hygiene, Tooth (human) | Comments Off on Understanding Gum Diseases

How to self-detect & prevent gum diseases?

Image via Wikipedia Getting acquainted with gum-disease symptoms can help to detect the onset of gum diseases at the earliest and seek the appropriate treatment. Gum diseases can be easily detected at home if an individual is prepared to spend a few minutes to observe the overall condition of his oral cavity. Some common symptoms […]

Friday July 9th, 2010 in , Dental floss, Dentistry, Gingiva, Gingivitis, Halitosis, Health, Oral Hygiene, Tooth (human) | Comments Off on How to self-detect & prevent gum diseases?

Tips for Maintaining Good Dental Health

Image via Wikipedia When To Visit Your Dentist This may seem like a no-brainer, but the best way to maintain good oral and dental health is to visit your dentist regularly. Children and adults should make appointments for regular dental checkups about every six months. Seeing your dentist regularly can help prevent many oral diseases […]

Thursday June 24th, 2010 in , Conditions and Diseases, Dental caries, Dentistry, Gingivitis, Halitosis, Health, Heart disease, Periodontology | Comments Off on Tips for Maintaining Good Dental Health