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Tooth Anatomy: Structure & Function (with Pictures)

The tooth is made of several layers: the enamel, dentin, cementum, & pulp. We'll discuss the tooth anatomy and the function of each part.

Oral Hygiene Basics: Proper Brushing & Flossing Techniques [with Pictures]

Oral hygiene basics should be established by following some habits such as tooth brushing, flossing, mouth rinsing, and regular visits to the dentist.

TMJ: Anatomy, Function, & Disorders [Picture]

The temporomandibular joint (TMJ) is the joint that connects the lower jaw to the skull. There are 2 temporomandibular joints that work together.

Fluoride Toothpaste: Why You Should Use It?

Fluoride toothpaste, fluoride is a natural mineral that can be found in soil, water, and food. Today, fluoride is added to toothpaste, mouthwashes, salt,...

7 Simple Oral Hygiene Tips You Should Follow

Oral hygiene tips, the primary goal of oral hygiene is to prevent oral diseases such as dental caries and gum disease by regular removal...

Fluoride: An Effective Weapon Against Dental Caries

Fluoride is a chemical compound based on fluorine. The fluorine (gas) is hardly presented in a pure form. It connects very quickly with other elements....

Dentist: Doctor who Specializes in Dentistry

The dentist is a health professional who specializes in dentistry. For every area of the human body, there is a medical specialist.

Dentistry: The Art & Science of Diagnosis, Treatment & Prevention of Oral Cavity Diseases

Dentistry is a branch of medicine that deals with the study, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of diseases of teeth, oral cavity, jaw and facial area....

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Cavities in Children (Pictures), Symptoms, Causes, & Treatment

The risk of cavities in children begins with the eruption of the first primary tooth, which occurs at the age of 6 months.

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Cavities in molars are caries areas that progress into holes. Over time, they gradually become large and may reach the tooth pulp.

Cavities in Baby Teeth (Pictures), Symptoms, Causes, & Treatment

The risk of cavities in baby teeth starts with the eruption of the first tooth (6 months age). Cavities appear as holes in baby teeth.

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