10 tips para una eficaz higiene bucal

10 tips para una eficaz higiene bucal

A veces el cuidado de nuestra salud bucal se vuelve algo tan rutinario que no se realiza de la mejor forma. Para evitar tener caries u otras enfermedades de la boca, presta atención a estos 10 simples consejos que te servirán para mantener una eficaz higiene bucal. 1....

Implantes dentales, mitos y mentiras

El tratamiento con implantes dentales es un procedimiento sencillo pero que requiere una adecuada planificación y una completa explicación. Mediante prótesis colocadas sobre implantes, es posible recuperar la estética y la función correcta de la boca motivada por la...

Treating the geriatric dental patient

Dental providers must be prepared to treat this population, requiring a thorough knowledge of geriatric issues, which are not just physical but social and psychological as well. Quality of life can be significantly affected by poor oral health. Many seniors are...

Family Conflict May Equal Poor Oral Health

Families with a lot of verbal and physical conflict have more cavities and poorer oral health, according to a new study. Researchers studied 135 families with elementary-age children and gave them questionnaires about interparental and parent-to-child physical and...

Red Wine may not be so Good for Oral Health

Red wine may be good for your overall health but not so much for you oral health.The acidity of red wine leaves a mark on your teeth and over time that takes its toll. A survey released recently showed that only 16 percent of people are concerned with oral health...

Better communication is key to overall oral health

Many people delay and even skip visits to the dentist due to anxiety and fear. Now University of Florida researchers have discovered that difficulty understanding and using health information, a skill known as health literacy, is another key reason they avoid the...