ADHD And The Dentist: Helping Your Child Have A Successful Procedure
20 February 2015
Going to the dentist can be hard for any kid, but if your child has Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), it can be even more challenging. In order to make the trip to the family dentist go more smoothly, you can employ some strategies to help your child cope.
A dentist office is full of distractions. Kids with ADHD have trouble sitting still for long periods of time, and may become anxious or excited by loud sounds or bright lights.
Preventing Dry Mouth When Using Invisalign
9 February 2015
Using Invisalign to straighten your teeth has many benefits. The clear aligners will be less noticeable than traditional braces, and you will be able to take them out whenever you need. However, you will also need to take extra care of your mouth when using them. This is because some people experience dry mouth when using Invisalign, which can cause problems such as bad breath and compromised dental health. Further, it can be uncomfortable to deal with.
Tips To Help Diabetics Recover From Dental Implant Surgery
29 January 2015
According to the World Health Organization, 9% of adults have diabetes. Diabetes is a disease that has a lot of complications, one of which is the loss of teeth. The National Institutes of Health says that periodontal disease is thesixth most common complication of those who are diabetic.
Periodontal disease is a disease of the gums and can cause people to lose their teeth. Many diabetics have sought dental implants to replace missing teeth only to be turned away as not being a good candidate.
What To Expect From A Full Mouth Reconstruction
20 January 2015
Many people are living with severely worn teeth, advanced gum disease, and chronic TMD pain in the jaw because they think that their condition is too severe to be repaired. Full mouth reconstruction is a process that involves your general dentist, oral surgeons, and specialists like periodontists, orthodontists, and endodontists to completely rebuild your smile. Here is an explanation of the procedures that are involved in a full mouth reconstruction to solve virtually any problem that you are having with your teeth, gums, and jaw.