Fluoride
Mar28

Fluoride

How Does Fluoride Protect Teeth? Fluoride benefits both children and adults. Here’s how: Before teeth break through the gums, the fluoride taken in from foods, beverages and dietary supplements makes tooth enamel (the hard surface of the tooth) stronger, making it easier to resist tooth decay. This provides what is called a “systemic” benefit. After teeth erupt, fluoride helps rebuild (remineralize) weakened tooth...

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Fabrication of Sport Guards
Apr08

Fabrication of Sport Guards

Fabrication of Sport Guards. How custom-made sport guards appliances have been  fabricated? Steps in fabrication of custom made mouthguards. 1: Impression Taking. 2: Sport Guard Fabrication. 3: Delivery.

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Pain Medications
Mar20

Pain Medications

For instance, patient’s with pain in the pulp of the tooth are usually given pain medications. What are the best pain medications dentists prescribe?  Which medications have an anti-inflammatory and analgesic effect? In other words, if stronger pain medications are needed, which medications can be prescribed?

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Early Caries in Children
Feb26

Early Caries in Children

Early Caries in Children is a devastating problem. ECC is a tooth decay in a child under 6 years of age. Not only it causes pain and loss of teeth, but it also affects self-esteem, speech development, nutrition, and school attendance.

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Guideline on Behavior Guidance
Feb20

Guideline on Behavior Guidance

Guideline on Behavior Guidance  from the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. Provides guidelines to educate health care providers and parents about influences on the behavior of pediatric dental patients.

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