Thursday, August 19, 2010

HEALTH FACTS

Here Are 10 Amazing Facts about Oral health care you never knew until…….. ………..of course you stumbled on to this page

New born babies have no caries forming bacteria. Infact, it is the babies mother who transmits the plaque forming bacteria by blowing on food before feeding and kissing the babies mouth

Saccharine Sodium which is generally used as a sweetening agent in toothpaste is 500 times sweeter than sugar.

Always replace a toothbrush after you had a cold, sore throat or notorious infections. The bacteria plant them on the toothbrush which can lead to reinfection.
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Contrary to popular belief, there is no significant advantage of an electric or powered toothbrush over the normal toothbrush except ease of use.

You should always maintain a distance of 6 feet between the toilet and where you brush. The air borne particles from the flush can travel up to 6 feet.

The teeth whitening toothpastes that claim to whiten your teeth have been found to be no more effective than their normal counterparts.

There was a sudden massive surge of patients with tooth decay the year coke was launched.

The swallowing of a fluoride containing toothpaste can cause many harmful effects such as fluoride toxicity. (Hence kids below 5years should be given non fluoridated toothpastes)

Toothpaste

The popular practice of placing a cap on toothbrush head actually favors bacterial growth on it as moisture is increased in enclosed containers favoring the growth of bacteria.

Vigorous brushing does more harm than good. Overzealous brushing can lead to eroded enamel which never grows back causing teeth sensitivity along with other oral problems

Sunday, August 15, 2010

HAPPY INDEPENDANCE DAY...

"At the stroke of the midnight hour, when the world sleeps, India will awake to life and freedom. A moment comes, which comes but rarely in history, when we step out from the old to the new…India discovers herself again."
‎''Long years ago we made a tryst with destiny, and now the time comes when we shall redeem our pledge, not wholly or in full measure, but very substantially. - - Jawaharlal Nehru(on Indian Independence Day, 1947).

Saturday, August 14, 2010

Next Set of ONE liners.....

Where does the dentist get his gas?...At the filling station


Why didn't the dentist ask his secretary out?...He was already taking out a tooth

What did the dentist say to the computer?...This won't hurt a byte

Mother: Has your tooth stopped hurting yet?...Son: I don't know. The dentist kept it

What did the tooth say to the departing dentist?...Fill me in when you get back

Anyone know the six most frightening words in the world ??? "The Dentist will see you now."

Friday, August 13, 2010

DENTAL ONE liners.....

Dentists are incapable of asking questions that require a simple yes or no answer.

Did you hear about the dentist who planted a garden?
A month later he was picking his teeth

What does the dentist of the year get?...A little plaque

What game did the dentist play when she was a child?...Caps and robbers

What does a dentist do on a roller coaster?...He braces himself

What did the dentist see at the North Pole?...A molar bear

What was the dentist doing in Panama?...Looking for the Root Canal

DID YOU KNOW....

Dental Did You Know: The Healing Rate of Root Fractures


Hi everyone,

When pulp vitality is maintained, root fractures heal spontaneously in 70-80% of cases.

Source: Gen Dent 57: 442-443, 2009

Virtual Dentistry

Virtual Dentistry: This is Not Your Daddy’s Dental Education

DentalBlogs reported earlier in the year that the NYU School of Dentistry adopted digital textbooks, but today’s educational dental technology goes much deeper. Instructors agree that virtual dentistry is the wave of the Future.


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