Periodontitis

Osteoporosis, calcium and vitamin D deficiency: what is the connection?

Posted on Aug 19, 2019 9:30:00 AM

Is osteoporosis linked to calcium and vitamin D deficiency? The short answer would be yes. However, it deserves further, more in-depth analysis.

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Topics: vitamine d

The aesthetic recovery and rehabilitation of teeth: what is it?

Posted on Jul 26, 2019 11:05:00 AM

Can teeth be aesthetically recovered and rehabilitated? The answer is: yes. This is made possible by a branch of dentistry that aims at reestablishing the natural physiognomy of a healthy mouth.

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Topics: conservative dentistry

What is restorative dentistry and when is it necessary?

Posted on Jul 17, 2019 11:03:00 AM

Have you ever heard about conservative dentistry? Do you know what it is, how it works and when it is necessary to restore your oral health?

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Topics: conservative dentistry

Microbiota and microbiome: what is the difference?

Posted on Jul 9, 2019 3:41:00 PM

More often than not, the terms microbiota and microbiome are considered interchangeable. However, they actually refer to two entirely different concepts and, despite the subtle differences, it is essential to distinguish the former from the latter.

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Topics: microbiota, microbiome

Teeth whitening: how does it work? Is it expensive?

Posted on Jul 1, 2019 9:33:00 AM

How does teeth whitening work? How long does it last? Is it expensive?

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Topics: teeth whitening

Intestinal microbiota: what it is and why it is so important

Posted on Jun 26, 2019 3:37:59 PM

Have you ever heard of the intestinal microbiota, also known as gut microbiota? And do you know how important it is for our overall health?

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Topics: Periodontal, microbiota

Halitosis: why it’s connected to periodontitis and how to manage successfully

Posted on Jun 18, 2019 9:12:24 AM

Halitosis and periodontal disease are strictly related, and the former is one of the first symptoms of the latter. Especially when bad breath is a persistent or even chronic problem, the chances that it might be related to periodontitis are very high.

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Topics: Periodontal, halitosis

How a healthy mouth influences your self-esteem and personal & professional interactions

Posted on Jun 10, 2019 9:30:00 AM

Did you know that oral health – which, best case scenario, equals to a healthy mouth – affects not only your self-esteem, your personal and professional interactions, but even your mental wellbeing?

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Topics: Periodontal, healthy mouth

Bad breath: one of the biggest social turnoffs. How can you prevent it?

Posted on May 27, 2019 9:21:05 AM

Bad breath is the ultimate social turnoff. It’s not only a logical thought and a generally accepted opinion, but also the result of a 2012 survey conducted by an e-cig company. It’s also interesting to notice that halitosis is considered one of the most detrimental aspects of social interactions by both genders: the perception is, therefore, transversal.

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Topics: Periodontal, Bad breath

Smoking is bad for your teeth: here is how it damages your mouth

Posted on Apr 30, 2019 4:12:00 PM

Smoking is not just a terrible and harmful habit for your body, but it also affects the wellbeing of your mouth in its entirety. It is a known fact that smoking causes severe damages to gums and teeth as it reduces the blood flow to the gums, which, in turn, causes gum disease – the prelude to periodontitis. However, more often than not, smokers are unaware of how severe their gum disease really is.

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Topics: Periodontal, smoking