Tooth loss is a phenomenon that occurs among many today. Tooth loss can occur due to several reasons such as periodontal diseases, alveolar jaw bone atrophy, tooth decay, and even trauma. But did you know that tooth loss can occur in women after their menopause or post-menopause period?
The common belief surrounding gum recession is that it happens to people who are aged and not to the young. This is not completely true. Though seniors are more affected by gum recession as they age, even younger people can be affected due to many reasons. This article explores the 3 different reasons how and […]
Some of us have a doubt if children get gum diseases. It is a popular myth that children only get bad tooth decay and their gums are not affected. The truth is children can very well be affected by gum diseases. Studies indicate that though not severe like adults, children do get gum diseases albeit […]
As we grow old our body begins to show signs of ageing. Teeth are no exceptions to this rule as they have done enough grinding for years. We just thought we will put together some common dental issues that affect the aged.
Sufficient dental treatments means a lot than we assume for aged patients. We are old enough to hold the walking stick, oral care is not just for prescribed patients; it should be considered essential at that age.