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Oral Hygiene At Risk! Things You Must Know To Avoid Dental Problems

By Dr Subasish Behera Gone are the days when dental treatments and a visit to a dentist were a horror story. With constant advancements in technology and remedies, dental treatments have become so advanced that they are painless and less invasive now. Dentistry, in spite of being one of the oldest branches of medicine, is […]

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Breast milk, saliva can boost oral health in babies

Sydney: Besides being a source of nutrition, breast milk also plays an important role in shaping a healthy oral microbiome in babies, suggests a study. The study, led by Queensland University of Technology (QUT), showed that the growth of some microbes was inhibited for up to 24 hours following breast milk and saliva mixing. This […]

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Lack of good oral health may up hypertension risk

London: Ensuring good dental health is as important as maintaining a healthy lifestyle and diet for the management of high blood pressure (BP), according to a new research. People with healthier gums were found to have lower blood pressure and responded better to BP-lowering medications, compared with individuals who have periodontitis — serious gum infection […]

Weight Loss Tips: Know How Coconut Oil Helps In Reducing Obesity

Ever wondered about the different ways in which coconut oil can be used? This marvel oil has been used in India for generations for a variety of reasons because of its different health benefits. If you want to lose weight, you must be aware that the oil extracted from fresh coconut meat contains more medium […]

Beware! Your toothbrush may transmit diseases

New York: If you are using a ‘shared’ bathroom, be careful about where and how you store your toothbrush. Researchers have found that toothbrushes can serve as a vector for transmission of potentially pathogenic organisms. The researchers found evidence of transmission of fecal coliform bacteria in communal bathrooms. “The main concern is not with the […]