Oral Healthcare Quiz
Teeth are one of the crucial aspects of our mouth. Here is a simple dental quiz to test your knowledge about the teeth and its various parts.
Primary teeth are the first set of dentition that erupts in a person's mouth. It comprises of 20 teeth- 4 central incisors, 4 lateral incisors, 4 canines, and 8 molars.
A space maintainer is a device that is custom-made by a dentist with acrylic or metal material. Space maintainers are required for children who have damaged or lost teeth before their permanent teeth are ready to erupt.
‘Pacifier teeth' is a collective term given to a bunch of teeth and gum problems that occur in your child due to overuse of pacifiers. Overuse of pacifiers for long can cause crooked teeth, misaligned teeth, disproportionate jaws, and protruding teeth. Dentists refer to this orthodontic problem as a class two malocclusion.
Kids have 20 teeth, also called the deciduous teeth or primary teeth. All primary teeth should erupt by the time a child is 2 to 3 years of age. A general rule is for every six months of life, approximately four teeth will erupt. Girls precede boys in tooth eruption, lower teeth usually erupt before upper teeth, and primary teeth typically erupt in pairs.
Yes, it is safe to swim while you on periods. Period blood doesn't flow outside the vagina like it usually does due to the counter-pressure of the water. But You still need to wear some a tampon or a menstrual cup to avoid getting into a sticky situation.
Resin tooth filling typically contains a filler particle such as quartz, which provides the mixture's strength and color. It is costly as compared to silver tooth filling.
In some cases, the change in period blood color can indicate a health problem like fibroids, low estrogen levels, and even vaginosis.