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Cavities are areas in the hard portions on the surface of your tooth that have developed into tiny holes or openings. If the cavity has been around for a while, you might experience some pain, particularly when drinking or eating something hot, cold or...read more
A tooth is deemed dead or “non-vital” when blood no longer flows to it. This usually is the result of trauma or tooth decay.Having a dying or dead tooth remain for too long in the mouth can lead to serious health concerns. This makes it important...read more
When faced with a dental problem or emergency, you should ideally visit a dentist before trying anything. However, that dormant cavity may decide to become active at the most awkward time when you can’t access a dentist immediately. Or perhaps the...read more
When it comes to teeth grinding, mouth guard manufacturers claim that they are very effective in protecting your teeth against excessive wear.Most of these products don’t make bold claims that they actually help people stop grinding their teeth....read more
Your dentist could have recommended using a dental guard because you clench or grind your teeth. Also known a sleep bruxism, the habit has been cited by dental experts as a major cause of worn, broken or cracked teeth. Although teeth grinding...read more
Many dentists view the root canal procedure to be safe, while other researchers have gone ahead to show that the procedure may allow for the growth of dangerous bacteria in the mouth as well as in the rest of the body.Research suggests that because...read more