Bad breath (halitosis) can be an unpleasant and embarrassing condition. Many of us may not realize that we have bad breath but at some point, everyone has had it. It is especially common in the morning or after eating poignant food.
Do you frequently experience sudden, sharp pain in your teeth when drinking hot beverages such as coffee, tea or hot chocolate, or when eating ice cream, chilled fruit, frozen yogurt or other cold foods?
Fear of the dentist is very common in all populations around the world. Many people feel stressed by or are even terrified of dental examinations, which can eventually lead to avoiding dental appointments completely. A new survey has now provided further evidence that parents with dental phobia pass their fear on to their children, and this might significantly affect their dental visiting patterns later in life.
What are the characteristics of an attractive smile? While not every person is born with a perfect smile, qualities such as straightness, cleanliness or whiteness of teeth may come to mind. Thanks to developments in the field of cosmetic dentistry, people can change the smile they were born with into a smile they love.