Flexible dentures are custom made prosthetic device that consists of prosthetic teeth embedded on a soft nylon denture base that can adapt easily to the underlying jaw bone of the patient. They are comfortable to wear and easy to adapt to the gums as compared to the traditional acrylic dentures which are hard and cannot change shape.
Most kinds of toothpaste share common ingredients, such as fluoride, abrasives, flavor, detergents, etc., that are both active and inactive. The active ingredients help to prevent cavities and reduce the risk of gum diseases. The inactive ingredients add taste and texture to the toothpaste.
When gingivitis occurs during pregnancy, the condition is termed as pregnancy gingivitis. In this condition, the gums become inflamed due to changes in the hormone level of the female caused by pregnancy.
People with poor oral health forms a prime base for oral bacteria to reside. These bacteria spread from the mouth into various parts of the body through the bloodstream. The heart being the collector of blood accumulates a majority of the bacteria in its valves and the blood vessels, thus leading to a severe risk of developing cardiovascular disease.
Anemia Tongue is an inflammation of the tongue accompanied by redness, swelling, and change in the surface texture of the tongue. These alterations affect some of the essential functions of the mouth like speech, swallowing and the ability to chew food.
Loosening of teeth is caused by a disease of the periodontium which includes the tissues surrounding the teeth. These tissues are the gingiva, the underlying bone and fibrous attachments that hold them together.