Children Visit the Dentist

Children need to look after their teeth and periodically visit the dentist. Both these practices are as tricky as they are necessary. Children get nervous at the dentist. But some preparation can reduce and perhaps eliminate this problem. Start young Visit the dentist as soon as the first teeth appear in the child’s mouth. The […]

Vitamin D and Phytic Acid

We know that excess sugar is bad for both our teeth and health in general. But there are other dietary causes of dental problems. If we are experiencing decay or inflammation, or even other health issues, we should look a few other factors, and continue to eat a minimal amount of sugar. Vitamin D After […]

Poor Dental Habits

Multitasking while brushing. Some might debate this. Perhaps it helps to brush in the shower, but are you compromising the task? By all means leave the radio on, it might mean you keep brushing for longer without getting bored. Just make sure you brush well. Brush Cleaning Over cleaning the brush. You just need to […]

Some History of Deficiency

Study of skeletons several centuries old has given some insight into vitamin D deficiency. We have known for many generations that vitamin D was essential for our health, and we have known that this extended to our teeth. Lack of vitamin D definitely had some detrimental effect on our oral health. But as controlled experiments […]

Re-Mineralizing Toothpaste

Recently developed BioMinF Toothpaste has been show to help repair teeth by restoring lost minerals. This re-mineralization should significantly reduce decay and tooth sensitivity. The toothpaste works best when left on the teeth overnight. Tooth decay has remained a major world-wide health concern. Even though fluoridation of water has had yielded a huge deduction in […]

Lessons from Buck Teeth

Animals don’t brush their teeth, yet they often have decent oral health. This is not absolute; many pet owners will testify to pets with dental problems, and vets will give advice on maintaining an animal’s teeth. Nonetheless, many animals live for many years with few dental problems; this is an interesting area of research. A […]

Children’s Teeth

Children’s teeth are at risk of decay for several reasons, not least of all because they cannot care for them without outside help. Though children will get a set of permanent teeth latter on it is still important to look after the first set. Problems with teeth are painful for the child and troublesome to […]

Dental Focus

Over the last generation we have learnt that many health issues in our bodies are connected to our mouth and gums. This connection can go two ways. Poor oral health can cause heart and artery problems, bad enough to be life threatening. Other health problems can have symptoms that appear in out mouth, even as […]