Periodontal

Periodontitis – How To Treat It?

By Dr. Signature Smiles, Dentistry Periodontitis is an infection in the gum which causes damage to the soft tissues in the gum and weakens the framework that supports your teeth. Periodontitis results in tooth loss but can also cause several life-threatening complications like a heart attack or a stroke. How does periodontitis…

Periods – 3 Interesting Facts You Never Knew!

By Dr. Nanda Kumar, Gynaecology An average woman spends around a total of 3,500 days or 10 years of their lives on their period. During that time, the amount of blood loss varies from person to person. But periods are not all about bleeding out. There are many other things that…

Periodontal (Gum) Disease: Causes, Symptoms, Treatments and Prevention

By Dr. Premendra Goyal, Dentistry The mouth consists of different kinds of bacteria; these bacteria along with mucus, form plaque (a sticky teeth deposit). When this plaque is not cleansed properly through proper brushing and oral hygiene, it causes periodontal disease. Periodontal diseases affect the gums, alveolar bone (the bone that consists…