When bacteria collects in the crevices of your teeth, it forms a sticky film called plaque. If not cleaned, plaque hardens into tartar and harms your gums. Inflammation of gums is caused by the bacteria, also known as gingivitis. It is a mild form of gum disease which can be reversed with proper dental care… Continue reading Periodontal Plastic Surgery
Have you ever been conscious of your breath while with friends, at a meeting or an interview? Well, you’re not the alone! Halitosis or bad breath is a condition that has hit over 50% adults at one point in their life. It’s not a serious condition in itself, but bad breath is a marker that… Continue reading A sudden change in breath odor – should you worry?
While unhealthy practices like not brushing your teeth or not visiting the dentist regularly remain a major cause of dental problems, there is another reason that contributes to them — food. Lack of hygiene and improper eating habits coupled with random munching at any time of the day results in many dental problems. There are… Continue reading Best and Worst Crunchy Foods For Your Teeth