Stop tooth decay

Question. Where does tooth decay occur? Answer: 90% between the teeth at the contacts. Question: Why does it occur? Answer: Due to the development of bacteria streptococcus mutans Question: How does it occur? Answer: The bacteria eat carbohydrates and excrete an acid...

Dentistry for seniors

As we age, it is important to maintain good oral hygiene to keep a healthy mouth. Seniors are more at risk of dry mouth, cavities (especially near the roots), gum disease, and oral cancer. Those who rely on a caregiver may find it difficult to maintain a clean mouth....

Learn about gum boils

Gum boils are a generic term that refers to various types of swelling or tissue overgrowth that occurs in the mouth. Gum boils may be fluid-filled or made of solid fibrous gum tissue. Color may appear normal or the gum boil area can appear red and raw.} Types of Gum...