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Gluten » What is Gluten: How it May Affect Overall Health

Gluten sensitivity and its effects on overall health The term gluten denotes 'glue' in Latin.  Gluten proteins, when mixed with water form a gluey, sticky meshwork; just like when wheat is ...


Tooth Avulsion » Factors Affecting the Success of Replanting an Avulsed Tooth

Factors Affecting the Success of Replanting an Avulsed Tooth Three most important factors are responsible for the success of replantation: extra-oral time, storage medium and root development. Extra-oral time: The lesser the extraoral ...


Dry Mouth » Dry Mouth/Xerostomia (Lack of Saliva) in the Elderly

Dry Mouth/Xerostomia (lack of saliva) and how it affects oral health in the elderly Xerostomia/Dry mouth is most commonly referred to as dry mouth. This condition is mostly unnoticed among the ...


Oral Diseases » Oral Health, Common oral diseases in elderly: tooth loss/edentulism

Common Oral Diseases, Conditions, and Oral Health in Elderly: Tooth loss/Edentulism Various oral diseases and conditions are seen in day to day life which has a great impact on overall health ...


Thumb Sucking » Management of Thumb/Finger Sucking Oral Habit in Children

Management of Oral Habits: Thumb/Finger Sucking Habit in Children  Children with thumb/finger sucking oral habits are routinely managed by age-appropriate counseling, positive reinforcement, digital reminders and intraoral appliance therapy.  Several limitations and ...


Health » Impact of oral health on general health in elderly

Oral Health and General Health in the Elderly Oral health plays an important role in the functional, psychological, and economic aspects of the overall quality of life and health.  Oral health ...


Health » How to Manage Child Abuse/Neglected Child and his/her Health

Intervention and Management of the Health of a Child Abuse/Neglected Child The intervention of child abuse should include the investigation of child abuse reports, clinical treatment of physical and psychological injuries, ...


Child Abuse » Different types of child abuse and how it affects health

Various Types Of Child Abuse and impact on health There are 4 major types of Child Abuse  Physical abuse  Sexual abuse  Emotional abuse and  Neglect  According to the Federal Child Abuse and Prevention Treatment Act (CAPTA), ...


Oral Care » Identification of Child Abuse by a Dentist

Identification of Child Abuse in Dentistry by assessment of oral care and oral hygiene  Child abuse is defined as those acts or omissions of care that deprive a child of the ...


Oral Health » Changes in Teeth/Oral Health/Oral Cavity With Aging

Teeth/Oral Cavity/Oral Health Changes with Aging As the age increases, gradual changes in the dental tissues of the oral cavity take place after the complete formation of teeth.  Aging leads to ...


Dental Disease » Problems/Dental Disease seen in disabled children and its impact on oral health

Problems, Dental Disease Commonly Seen in Disabled Children and Its Impact On Oral Health Oral Conditions and dental disease: In young children, some genetic disorders lead to defective tooth formation, missing teeth, ...