Posts Tagged ‘gum disease

TIP! If you want your teeth to be as clean as possible, be sure you get a soft-bristled toothbrush and be sure it properly fits inside of your mouth. After you have finished brushing, set the toothbrush out and allow it to air dry to prevent bacteria from growing. You can have terrible fear of […]

One gentleman had false teeth and in the first 15 years he was not even able to eat corn on the cob. He can bite off the corn but his lower plate would be dislodged. Since he had dentures screwed to his jaw, it has been two years. What he can do at age 54 is enjoy that favorite summer treat not to mention eat whatever he wants.

Many people have lost either some or all of their teeth thanks to the high rates of gum disease and tooth decay that we have seen through several years that have passed. Relying on oral prosthesis is done in order to maintain aesthetics and function. True enough, prostheses as these are not good enough substitutes for natural teeth for most of the time, patients find these very ill fitting and extremely uncomfortable. Now, these patients struggling for an answer that will give them comfort, visit one dentist to another as dental cripples.

It may be unsightly and painful to have canker sores. This is why it makes more sense to prevent them from occurring rather than waste time finding a cure. Canker sore causes is still yet to be known, and it believed to be from a variety of factors : stress, acidic foods, low immune system, and poor oral hygiene. Since the real cause it yet to be defined, there is no cure for it yet. Fortunately, canker sores heal within a week or two. Additionally, there are many over-the-counter canker sore medications and remedies which can be used to help ease the pain and speed up the healing time.