Tag: general dentistry

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Oral Health

How to Care for Your Oral Health During Pregnancy

Your oral cavity experiences reversible and irreversible changes due to the hormonal changes caused by pregnancy. Some of those oral changes include gingivitis, gingival hyperplasia, pyogenic granuloma, and salivary changes. Other than the physiological and systemic alterations that your body goes through during pregnancy, you also experience behavioral changes. A recent study found that due …

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Oral Health

4 Reasons for Bad Breath

Halitosis or bad breath is very common, and more than 50% of the general population experiences it. Unfortunately, many people experience the condition without knowing they have it since it’s difficult for the human nose to smell the mouth’s odor. So is there a way to tell if you have bad breath? Certainly. Checking if …