Mouth Sores and What’s Causing Them

Mouth Sores and What’s Causing Them

When you notice growths or lesions on your tongue, lips, gums, inner side of your cheeks or roof of your mouth, it’s highly likely that they are mouth sores. They are unpleasant and painful growths that can make your life difficult and leave you feeling pretty self-conscious. Aside from internal mouth sores, we also distinguish…

Health risks of gum disease

Health risks of gum disease

When you neglect your oral health for a longer period of time, bacteria which are normally found in your mouth, multiply in such great numbers that they get into your gums and cause infections commonly known as gum disease. The body’s natural response to this is sending antibodies to fight the infection and destroy the…

dry mouth - reasons and solutions

Dry Mouth – Reasons and Solutions

Did you ever get a feeling that you don’t have enough saliva in your mouth? We all have at some point. When the production and secretion of saliva is reduced, we call that dry mouth or Xerostomia. Dry mouth can have many causes and today we are going to discuss a few and also how…

Infant Oral Health – Myths Debunked

Infant Oral Health – Myths Debunked

Knowledge on infant oral health can secure the basis of good oral health habits which later on can have an impact on dental disease prevention. You as the parent are the primary care giver to your child and your role in preventing tooth decay is crucial. However, over the years, there have been certain myths…