6 Types of Occlusion

6 Types of Occlusion

People are sometimes self-conscious about their smile, especially if the misalignment of their teeth is obvious. There are a variety of reasons why each person has different dental occlusion types. It may be because of childhood behaviors, alignment of the jaws, and how teeth grow in. There are several dental occlusion classes that a person’s …

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Side Effects of Teeth Grinding

Side Effects of Teeth Grinding

Do you ever find yourself clenching your jaw throughout the day, or wake up with sensitive teeth, and headache? Teeth grinding is a condition where a person clenches or gnashes their teeth unconsciously. This habit is a very common condition that affects one-thirds of adults in the daytime, and one out of ten adults while …

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Facts and Tips Dry Mouth

Facts and Tips: Dry Mouth

All of us have surely experienced having a dry mouth at some point in our lives. In fact, dry mouth is one of the most common oral health problems. Unfortunately for some, dry mouth has become a chronic problem that affects several aspects of their daily lives. Apart from its obvious physical effects, dry mouth …

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How to Deal with A Loose Tooth

How to Deal with a Loose Tooth

Losing teeth is something we all have to go through as children, even as we transition to our teenage years. However, even if it’s common and expected, children still have different feelings about this rite of passage to adulthood. Some feel scared, others excited, and there are also those who feel uncomfortable. Some teeth may …

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How to Stop Bleeding Gums

How to Stop Bleeding Gums

Bleeding gums are quite common. Most of us will experience them at least once in our lifetimes. Unfortunately, many people overlook this problem. While several factors may contribute to bleeding gums, they are often signs of gum disease. How to stop bleeding gums then? Simple changes in your oral health routine can make all the …

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Baby Bottle Tooth Decay Causes, Signs, and Prevention Tips

Baby Bottle Tooth Decay: Causes, Signs, and Prevention Tips

Baby bottle tooth decay refers to presence of cavities on baby teeth caused by prolonged milk bottle use. If not treated properly, it can cause teeth loosening. You should know how important baby teeth are for chewing and speech development; they also affect the alignment of permanent teeth. A lack of attention to your baby’s …

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