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Oral Motor Therapy for Children

Oral motor therapy works on the oral skills like awareness, strength, coordination, movement and stamina of the lips, cheeks, tongue, and jaw, which are necessary for proper speech and oral capacity development. It is vital to have sturdy, strong and mobile articulators for strong oral communication. Oral Motor Exercises are non-speech activities that involve sensory stimulation to improve […]

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Facts about Burning Mouth Syndrome

Definition Burning mouth syndrome (BMS) which is known by various other names like orodynia, burning tongue, sore mouth glossodynis and few others is the feeling of a burning sensation inside the mouth without any dental or medical cause that can be identified. This burning sensation can be felt on the tongue, in the gums, inside […]

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Prevent Tooth Decay by Cutting Down on Sugar Intake to Half

These days, many medical experts and researchers have raised concerns about the intake of free sugars by human beings all around the world. Free sugars are the types of sugars which are added to various types of food products by the manufacturing companies. Some examples of such free sugars are fructose, glucose and sucrose. Also […]

The History of All on 4

The use of dental implants to replace missing teeth has been widely used throughout human history, dating back to the Mayan civilization. Remains have been discovered from 600AD showing the earliest known examples of implants embedded into the jaw. In such ancient times, shell and bone were used to replace teeth however modern technology uses […]

How Dental Implants Can Improve Your Life

Dental implants are ‘root’ devices that are used by dentists in order to support dental restorations designed to look like either a single tooth, or multiple teeth. Today, most dental implants resemble actual teeth, and are built in to the bone. Such implants normally carry a success rate of about 75 per cent, and have […]

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Oral Herpes Symptoms and Treatment

Oral Herpes usually occurs as an infection in the mouth, gums, lips and oral mucosa. The causative organism of oral herpes is the Herpes Simplex Virus or HSV. Basically, the oral herpes symptoms include the formation of painful sores which could even extend to the face and neck of the affected individuals. The two types […]

How to Get Rid of Gingivitis Fast

How to Get Rid of Gingivitis Fast

Gingivitis is a dental condition wherein the gums become swollen or inflamed due to several reasons. Plaque and tartar build up are some of the causes of this condition. Aside from these, there are also several factors to consider in identifying the causes of gingivitis. One of the most common factors that predispose a person to […]

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Canker Sore Treatment – Home Remedies And Other Treatments

A canker sore, also known as an aphthous ulcer is a lesion or an open sore inside the mouth and upper throat that appears due to a break in the mucus membrane. Prior to initiating canker sore treatment, it is important to correctly identify that the problem is indeed a canker sore, a condition that […]

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Gel To Replace Teeth Fillings?

French scientists have developed a gel for decayed teeth that may mean the end of tooth fillings as we know it, this is a substance that works by prompting teeth to start multiplying and restore teeth to their original state. Scientists at the National Institute for Health and Medical Research in Paris tested the melanocyte-stimulating […]

Basic Gingivitis Treatment And Care

Basic Gingivitis Treatment And Care

Have you seen people who don’t know how to keep their mouth clean? Have you noticed how people easily acquire oral diseases due to poor hygiene? Gingivitis is just one of these diseases. It occurs when there are abnormal inflammations in ones gums; therefore, gingivitis treatment is available for those who need it. There are […]