Category: Oral Health

The sinus cavities are located at different locations in our head region. They are present beneath the cheek bones (the maxillaries), behind forehead and eyebrows (the frontals), on the sides of nose (the ethmoid), and behind the nose and in front of the brain (sphenoid). All of these cavities are joined together and open into […]

It is quite necessary for you to brush your teeth before going to bed and in the morning. Though this practice is sometimes tiring and time-consuming any sort of negligence can cause severe dental problems and unbearable pains. So, I will recommend you to keep yourself clean along with your teeth to live a healthy […]

Although science has tremendously advanced in the past fifty years, yet, doctors still do not know why one person eventually gets cancer and the other does not. Every person, no matter what age or country he/ she belongs to, have equal probability of getting cancer. However, there are a few habits and environments where one […]

Among the most common problems in USA, tooth sensitivity is a commonly heard complaint from people. According to our study, almost one in five adults is a victim of dental problem on account of tooth sensitivity and improper dental care. When you take a hot/cold or sweet/sour food item, a sharp pain is felt in […]

Periodontitis is a serious gum infection that destroys the soft tissue and bone that supports the teeth. Periodontitis can cause tooth loss or worse, an increased risk of heart attack or stroke and other serious health problems. Chronic periodontitis is a form of gum disease, it is a typical type that most adults older than […]

For many people a full smile with bright white teeth is not possible. A lot of teeth with small red gums are shown when they smile. It is presumed by them that they have short teeth or that their gums have grown over their teeth. In the perfect smile, the upper lip sits just above […]

Gum or tissue grafting surgery is a painful procedure in which a gum graft is used to replace receded gum tissue. This surgery is performed to stop the process of gum recession, which if not treated on time leads to tooth loss. It also helps to minimize the effects of bone loss, which happens as […]

Temporomandibular joint disorder or TMD is a term which refers to a series of problems or conditions related to the area where the upper jaw and lower jaw meet. The chronic facial pain is also sometimes due to this disorder and professional treatment is required if the symptoms are prominent and persistent. Basically TMJ is […]

Sleep apnea is a breathing disorder characterized by pauses in airflow to the lungs during sleep. It is a condition which can become serious if not treated well on time. There are two types of sleep apnea: obstructive and central. It has been discovered that sleep apnea and snoring are not only related to each […]

Carbonated soft drinks have become an inevitable part of our lives. Many people are aware of the health risks associated with these drinks but most of the time they just ignore the warning signs and keep on quenching their thirst with the popular sodium carbonate or ‘soda’. The truth about carbonated drinks is that they […]