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Impact of Pregnancy on Oral Health

Pregnancy is often the most beautiful time in a woman’s life. It is filled with happiness and excitement for the future. However, amidst all the love and happiness, it is also crucial that you, soon-to-be mommy, take care of your oral health.  Many types of research and clinical studies have shown that pregnancy increases your … Continue reading

Bad taste in mouth? What can be the reason?

Wondering about what’s the reason behind the bad taste in the mouth? The definition of bad taste can vary. It can be bitter, foul, salty, exceptionally sweet, or even metallic. There are various reasons and health conditions that can give rise to baste taste in the mouth.  Through this blog, we will take a look … Continue reading

What are Dental Onlays?

Have you ever heard about dental onlays? If yes, then you are probably wondering what these are and where they are used.  Dental onlays and inlays are indirect dental restorations and are used to restore teeth after the removal of dental decay. Indirect restorations are fabricated outside the mouth, thus so named.  Dental onlays are … Continue reading

Replacing baby teeth with implants in adults patients

Heard about replacing baby teeth with Implants in adult patients? If you are confused, read ahead as we shed light on this.  A child will begin to lose their first set of teeth or baby teeth around the age of 6-7. This process continues until all baby teeth are lost and replaced with permanent adult … Continue reading

Are you brushing your tongue?

While most people ensure they brush their teeth twice a day and floss to maintain good oral hygiene, they tend to forget to clean an essential and dirty part of their mouth – The TONGUE!  Yes, if you want to stay at the top of your oral hygiene game and oral and overall health, you … Continue reading