Diabetes and Periodontal Therapy
Diabetes and periodontal diseases are complex chronic diseases with an established bi-directional relationship. There is a long established evidence that hyperglycemia in diabetes is associated with periodontitis. However given the ubiquity of periodontal diseases and the emerging global diabetes epidemic,the complications of which contribute to significant morbid and pre mature mortality. Read on to knowView More >
Why Smoking is bad for your Oral Health
Studies prove that smoking adversely affects health. Many scientists call it a global epidemic. One in ten adults die from diseases influenced by smoking – one death every six seconds. Read on to learn the effect of smoking on oral health care and key oral care recommendations for smokers.View More >
All you need to know about Caries, its prevention and management.
Contemporary caries management focuses on its early detection and management. Early caries can be arrested under a favorable oral environment. The advance of dental care enables an early identification of caries, and its management with a non-operative or minimally invasive approach. Read more to find out how this common dental disease can be prevented andView More >
How to improve Oral Health Care outcomes?
Convincing patients to develop health-promoting habits eliminating harmful behaviour is a challenge frequently encountered by dental professionals. Information alone is not enough to change behaviour. Find out how to get your patients to adopt new health-promoting behaviour through a better clinician patient relationship.View More >
Preventing Peri-Implant Diseases
Implant-related inflammation and erosive tooth-wear are the two key problems clinicians face during their practice hours every day. We are sharing scientific yet practical information regarding these two topics in depth. Lastly, stay updated with digital diagnostics, biotechnology tools, preventive initiatives and other technological innovations in the world of dentistry.View More >
All that you need to know about halitosis
Get answers to your concerns about halitosis and its treatment tenets. We see an alarming rise in the linkage between Periodontitis and cardiovascular diseases; take a look at some relevant evidences we found worth sharing. You can also use a ready-reckoner chart by Dr. Curtis and Dr. Bidra made for predictable home care post teethView More >
Clinical Efficacy of a Triclosan/Copolymer Dentifrice
Read about gene expression and new pathobiology-based classification of periodontal diseases, understand the clinical efficacy of triclosan / copolymer-containing fluoride toothpastes, and learn how Ayurveda can be effective in treating oral diseases. Oil pulling, electric toothbrush, and methodological way of tooth brushing and ergonomics are also highlighted in this article.View More >