Sulfur Burps: Causes and What to do?

Gas formation and release is a sign of a healthy digestive system. However, less than optimum or excess of gas formation and release could be a sign of some underlying medical conditions. Normally, burps are regular release of swallowed air trapped in the esophagus, but when air reaches inner digestive tracts and mixes with digestive […]

Connection between Oral Health and Liver

The human body works with perfection when all systems work in sync to deliver the desired output. If one system or organ is affected, it is bound to affect other organs directly or indirectly. When it comes to the correlation between invisalign London, oral health and the liver, studies suggest oral health affects the liver […]

How long do you have to wear a retainer?

Sometimes your orthodontics may recommend you wear a retainer after completing the bracing or Invisalign treatment. The doctor will suggest you wear retainers to ensure your newly positioned teeth get adequate support not to move back to their previous position. But, how long do you have to wear a retainer depends on the severity of […]

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 […]