How To Floss With Permanent Retainer? : A Step By Step Guidance

Flossing is an effective method that helps to complete your brushing routine. According to orthodontics, flossing helps to prevent periodontal disease, cavities, and several orthodontic issues. Flossing helps to increase the blood circulation in the gums. If you need to remove the plaque and debris from your teeth, then you must opt for flossing.  However, […]

What Is Teeth Straightening? – Different Methods to Opt

Every smile is perfect. But sometimes, if you are looking for a celebrity-like smile with perfectly aligned teeth, teeth straightening comes as a great option. The name is self-explanatory in itself that if you have “not-so-perfectly” aligned teeth, they can be placed in the right position to make your smile perfect as well. Many people […]

What is Stannous Fluoride? – Pros and Cons

Fluoride, found naturally in food and water, plays a very important role in keeping your dental system healthy through the remineralization of enamel. Teeth enamel loses minerals like fluoride, calcium, and phosphate, and fluoride helps in maintaining the balance through remineralization. If the balance gets disturbed, you might need supplementary fluoride, available as a common […]

How to Cure Sore Throat from Allergies?

The throat, the ring-like muscular tube, containing the pharynx and larynx, plays a very important role in respiratory, ingestion, and speech function. Any abnormality related to the throat, whether caused by bacteria, virus, allergens, or any underlying conditions, affects your day-to-day life. One such very common abnormality is the sore throat, also called pharyngitis– an […]

Orthodontist Vs. Dentist: Differences and Similarities

Facial aesthetics depend on the shape, alignment, and cleanliness of your teeth. Perfectly aligned teeth with sparkling brightness make your smile attractive. Just like billions of others, your facial features and smile are also unique. But if you think your teeth are not in alignment and causing several functional and aesthetical challenges, you can make […]

Black Tongue: Causes of Black Tongue and Treatment

Noticing tongue discoloration on one fine morning could upset anyone. But seeing the tongue changing color from natural light pink to black is not a matter of concern. As black tongue is a temporary oral condition which occurs due to overgrowth of bacteria or fungi or buildup of protein keratin on the surface of the […]

Swollen Uvula Treatment: Home Remedies

Are you experiencing difficulty in swallowing, speaking, or snoring affecting your sleep cycle? It could be due to abnormalities related to the uvula—the teardrop-shaped piece of soft tissue hanging down from the back palate of the mouth. This tinny-looking organ visible at the back of the throat made of connective and muscle tissue, saliva-producing glands, […]

Dental Prophylaxis – An Overview

Your overall health, wellness, and facial aesthetics depend on how effectively you maintain your oral hygiene. It is a fact that despite a healthy oral-care regimen, cavities, plaque, tartar, discoloration, and gum disease are very common. Fortunately, you can keep your teeth healthy and shining by visiting a dentist at regular intervals. Your dentist will […]