White patches or colored spots on the tongue is a common dental complication which occurs as a result of poor dental hygiene on our tongue.
Tongue is the muscular organ which begins at the end of our throat and extends to the outside of the mouth. It contains hair-like projections and a covering named “Papillae”. Papillae has minute grooves on the surface of the tongue.
What causes tongue discoloration?
Are you a pregnant woman enjoying the pleasure moment of carrying a life in your womb?
Then this post is for you.
We hope that you are experiencing certain physical difficulties during this period. Similarly, you may notice reddish colour and inflammation in your gums. Sometimes, your gums bleed while you are brushing. Right?
The teenagers and young adults nowadays like Piercings to express themselves. The stylish accessory in your body parts may add value to their appearance, but the piercings in your mouth will bring serious health hazards more than you think.
As people can get oral piercings in different styles like studs, barbells, rings, etc, they are interested to fix those in lips, cheeks, tongue and even the uvula.
Many people feel ordeal or embarrass to get professional teeth cleaning. Similar to brushing and flossing, regular dental cleaning is also essential to keep our teeth clean.
Some minute particles get deposited on the end of our tooth or gum lines. The brush bristles or floss are not enough to exhaust them. Even if you brush twice a day and floss at regular intervals, it will remain neutral in case of eliminating those. Hence it is essential to get support from your dentist to extract them with a dental cleaning.
“If a patient cannot clean his teeth, no dentist can clean them for him”
– Martin H.Fischer
Did you hear this popular quote? It is absolutely true. Cleaning the plaque that deposited on the gum lines and stuck deeper at the end of a tooth is not an enjoyable experience. But most people visit a dentist for teeth cleaning.
Toothbrushes play an important role in the regimen of our dental hygiene. Without toothbrush, it is very difficult to remove germs, debris and other plaque-causing agents present in our mouth. Dentists reveal that your toothbrush will become a source to infect your oral health if you do not replace your toothbrush for every 3 months.
Burning Mouth Syndrome (BMS) is a dental health complication which produces burning sensation in the mouth. It causes burning pain in the tip of the tongue, inside the cheeks, lips, gums or widespread areas of our mouth.
BMS does not cause any damage or physical modifications to the organs present in the mouth. The severity and longevity of burning pain vary for each person. Few people may feel the burning sensation in a frequent manner while others may feel it periodically. BMS last for years for some people.
Some infants and adults have enlarged tongue which looks like extended from their mouth and appears swollen. It is termed as Macroglossia.
If our tongue does not a get sufficient space or room in our mouth, the tongue will not confine to the teeth. It extends to the vestibules between the teeth and the lips.
The Dental specialists in our dental hospital provide the right dental treatments for our patients to cure the oral and dental problems. But in case of oral surgery like bone grafting and Dental implant surgery, the treated person need to follow certain instructions given by the dental surgeons.
The aftercare instructions are provided in order to reduce the healing time and for faster recovery.
Halitosis (Bad Breath) is the common dental issue adjacent to tooth decay and periodontal diseases. People suffering from this oral issue feel more distress and embarrassing to speak because of the nasty disorder in their mouth. Unlike other major dental diseases, bad breath affects one’s professional and social life along with his/her oral health because nobody likes to stand nearby an unpleasant odor.