Sun and skin cancer

Happy Monday, This post is not just for “Sun worshippers!” but for the rest of us who enjoy living as well! We all have heard about the ozone layer, ozone is a molecule living in the atmosphere, and the ozone layer protects us against the harmful effects of sunshine.  It absorbs the ultraviolet portion of radiation…

Sugar, sugar and more sugar

Happy Monday, We all have heard about the effect of sugar on our teeth. We have bacteria in our mouth, after all our mouth is the biggest opening with the environment,they love sugar, they eat the leftover sugar found in our mouth to produce acid and acid eats our teeth away. Now, I was reading…

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…

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…

Dry mouth or xerostomia

Having dry mouth is always troublesome, one of the effects of it is rampant decay. It is because saliva acts like a buffer and it reduces acidity bacteria producing as well as it carries mineral needed for replenishment of tooth surface. Saliva forms a film on tooth suface and protects it agaist loss of mineral…