Smoking and Dental Health (3)

Addressing Your Oral Hygiene With Your Dentist Clearly the use of tobacco of any kind — whether it’s smoking or snuff — can be harmful to your gums and teeth. The best solution to this issue is to stop using tobacco entirely. We know that’s not easy. Many people have tried and failed to quit…

Explosive growth in dental implant and CAD/CAM crown and bridge procedures ensures market recovery and fuels dental aesthetic sales

According to new dental reports by iData Research (www.idataresearch.net), the leading global authority in medical device, dental and pharmaceutical market research, the U.S. market for dental implants is expected to regain double-digit growth by 2013, and will help drive the dental prosthetic market to reach over 82 million prosthetic placements by 2016. In addition, the…

Gigi Putih Senyuman Menarik

Semua orang mahukan gigi yang putih berseri. Ini dikaitkan dengan keyakinan diri. Bagaimanapun dengan pemakanan, penambahan usia, saraf gigi mati, pereputan gigi atau pengambilan beberapa ubat tertentu boleh menyebabkan gigi berubah warna, kusam atau kehitaman. Mereka yang mengalami masalah ini pasti malu untuk berdepan dengan masyarakat malah ada yamg sangggup menghabiskan sejumlah wang bagi mendapatkan…

Are dental fillings safe?

Fillings are a protective measure for holes that can be created by plaque, a sticky coating of germs that forms on teeth every day. Among Canadian adults, 96 percent have at least one tooth that is either decayed or has been filled (the average is at least 10); Canada’s teens have, on average, at least…

Dentures or false teeth

Dentures or false teeth are removable replacements for missing teeth. Dentures are made of plastic or metal and are custom made to fit well on the gums. Complete dentures are used when all the teeth are missing, while partial dentures are used when some natural teeth remain. Complete dentures Complete dentures can be either “conventional”…

Early Tooth Growth 5: Dental Emergencies

Toothache If your child has a sore tooth, gently clean the area. Use floss to clear out any food that may be stuck in or near the tooth. Have them rinse their mouth with warm water or warm salt water. Do not apply heat to the gum or tooth. If your child’s cheek or face…

Early Tooth Growth 4: Childhood Dental Treatment

Caring For Primary Teeth It is essential to take good care of your child’s primary teeth (sometimes called baby teeth). Neglecting cavities or other problems in these teeth can lead to problems in their gums and permanent teeth. Though your child will lose these teeth as they grow, primary teeth play important roles in your…

7 rules for denture care

Keep smiling with our simple tips for keeping your hard-working dentures in good shape! If some or all of your permanent teeth have fallen out or been removed, you may be using dentures: complete dentures if you’re missing all of your natural teeth (which is the case for one in 15 Canadian adults under 80)…

Man accused of selling false teeth made of clay says girlfriend placed ad

VANCOUVER—A man accused of making false teeth from modelling clay says a petition filed against him by three dental regulatory organizations in British Columbia is cruel and unnecessary. Matthew Block says in a B.C. Supreme Court document filed by his girlfriend that he has already informed the petitioners he will never again offer any dental-related…

DENTAL FILLINGS HEAL TEETH WITH STEM CELLS

The scientists are now hoping to develop the technique with industry partners in order to make it available for dental patients as an alternative to traditional fillings. Kyle Vining, a fellow at the Wyss Institute at Harvard University, said: “We are excited about the promise of therapeutic biomaterials for bringing regenerative medicine to restorative dentistry.”…

Fillings that heal your teeth – How regenerative medicine could change your visit to the dentist

Researchers from the University of Nottingham and the Wyss Institute at Harvard University have developed therapeutic synthetic, light-curable, biomaterials for dental treatments that support native dental stem cells inside teeth to repair and regenerate dentin.   The approach could significantly impact millions of dental patients each year by dental fillings that help heal teeth when…

What to eat for whiter teeth

We all want the whitest teeth possible. Here are the foods to eat to get them.. Having a healthy, bright smile is a simple way to put your best face forward, but keeping teeth looking their best isn’t always easy. Many everyday foods and drinks can change the colour of your teeth. Bleaching, either through…