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Halitosis or Bad Breath

Happy Monday, The effect of bad breath in our social lives can be devastating.  Here I will talk about its causes and its cures. %87 of the causes of bad breath is our mouth.  In the morning, upon waking up, we might experience halitosis. It is because we have less saliva to keep our mouth…

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Early Childhood Caries (ECC)

Happy Wednesday, Today we are going to talk about early childhood cavities. Some parents may ask why baby teeth are important. They are important because: 1) children use them for chewing, talking and let’s not forget cute smile. 2) If they develop cavities, they would hurt. If cavities are ignored, they would hurt very badly…

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Gum or periodontal disease

Happy Wednesday, It is very beautiful fall day today. What is gum disease? It is a very common disease caused by bacteria living in our mouth, around and over our teeth, below our gum and close to our bone surrounding our teeth. They eat the food we leave around our teeth and they produce toxins.…

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Alcohol and Health

Happy Thursday, We are having a cold and damp day today, but inside it is quiet pleasant! Alcohol has systemic effect on Liver and Immune system. It causes replacement of healthy liver tissue with scar tissue. As a result it impairs liver function, which can eventually lead to fatal bleeding. Alcohol causes immune deficiency and as…

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Soft drinks and dental decay

Happy Wednesday, We all know about the effect of soft drinks on our health and the fact that cutting back on them can decrease potential risks of dying from strokes by 8% and heart disease by 5% (this is according to Dr. Nigel Carter), as well as lowering of our blood pressure. Now, how does…

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