Category: Dental

Sweet without the Sugar

We know that sugar is one of the causes of tooth decay. Cutting down on sugar goes a long way to preventing dental problems Use Stevia. This has nowhere near the decay problems of sugar. Stevia and sugar mixed together taste like plain sugar, but with reduced decay problems. Coffee and tea are often sweetened; again, keep stevia on hand. Use healthy snacks like nuts, pumpkin seeds, and most...

Causes of Decay

Regular brushing is the most obvious, and probably the most important factor in preventing decay. But it does not work in isolation. Other factors include: Beneficial factors A healthy diet Lower stress levels. Keeping sticky or acidic foods off teeth; drink soda through a straw. Exercise for good general health. Keep your immune system healthy; exercise helps, as do certain foods. Avoid toxins...

Dental Implants Sydney

Dental implants are the development of an accidental discovery. When it was noticed that a titanium implant would bond to bones scientists realized this could be used for medical and dental problems. Dental implants have a titanium shaft for this reason. The titanium shaft bonds to the jawbone, holding a realistic looking porcelain tooth firmly in position. There has been archaeological evidence...