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Sealants are a special coating done on permanent tooth surfaces only to prevent against cavities. Permanent molars have deep pits and grooves in them, and it is very difficult to brush thoroughly to keep those areas free of plaque.  Hence by ...

Fluoride plays an important role in the prevention of dental cavities. Topical fluoride however is the most effective way to prevent cavities, the fluoride in your drinking water can also can prevent cavities.  We would like to share the ...

Knowing how to handle a dental emergency can mean the difference between saving and losing your child’s tooth. Here are some tips from the American Dental Association to help you cope quickly and calmly with a dental emergency. Knocked-Out ...

Cooked starches such as potato chips, corn flakes, crackers, bread and pasta have decay-causing power equal to sugars. How sticky a food feels when you chew  it does not relate to how long that food remains in the mouth. A caramel feels sticky, ...

Don’t we all know it’s not an easy task when it comes to brushing your child’s teeth !!  Parents often say that their child wants to brush on their own, they don’t allow them to assist or they don’t even want to brush at night time!! ...

Is there something called smart snacking ? We all know how difficult it is to make healthy food choices 24/7?  However, with a few compromises it sure is  possible to make healthy food choices…. Here’s a list of good snacks from ...

As your baby gets his or her first tooth he or she may have sore or tender gums.  It’s normal for a child to be fussy during the teething stages. A child’s teeth help them with their chewing and speaking capability. Mainly these  ...

Young children under the age of 5 are usually affected by this virus that causes the hand,foot, and mouth disease. It begins with a fever and sore throat along with small red blisters inside the mouth, palms and feet. Click on the link below to ...

Antiobiotics is recommended as a preventive measure before a dental procedure for patients with certain heart conditions.  For years heart murmur has been on the list, however things have changed in the recent past… Click on the link ...

Sip of soda not only harms your teeth but look what it does to the rest of your body.         Courtesy: Google Images.