Untreated Periodontitis May Complicate Pregnancy

A recent study has investigated the association between periodontitis and women’s health issues. The researchers focused on adverse pregnancy outcomes in particular and found that periodontitis, depending on the severity, may be linked to preeclampsia, preterm...

4 Oral Health Benefits of Using Mouthwash

Brushing, flossing and mouth-washing go together like Rock, Paper, Scissors. They’re a terrific trio, and are not so effective if they work alone. Wait, what’s that? You don’t use mouthwash? You should. Because alongside brushing and flossing, using mouthwash daily is...

Dental Care From Birth to 6 Months

A child’s dental care really starts with his or her mother’s healthy pregnancy, because baby teeth begin to form before birth. If you are pregnant, eat a balanced, nutritious diet and be sure to get enough vitamins and minerals. Pregnant women should have...