Archive for June, 2013

Tooth Decay and Diabetes

Friday, June 28th, 2013

Diabetes has to do with a glandular organ called the pancreas which is situated behind and slightly under the stomach and tooth decay is a rotting process which occurs in hard tissues of the teeth. The teeth are in the mouth and the pancreas in the peritoneum.

How to Stop Bad Breath?

Friday, June 21st, 2013

Many people who suffer from bad breath normally ask themselves how they can get rid of bad breath permanently. Few people can stand it when people take a step back or simply turn away every time they open their mouth.

Diabetes and Dental Problems

Friday, June 14th, 2013

People with diabetes are more vulnerable to the millions of germs that live in your mouth and dental problems caused by them. As a result, people with diabetes are more likely to have infections of their gums and the bones that hold the teeth in place. Diabetes can also causes a decrease in blood supply to the gums making them more susceptible to disease. In addition, high blood sugar may cause dry mouth and make gum disease worse.

Oral Thrush in Kids

Friday, June 7th, 2013

Oral thrush is a very common infection in infants that causes irritation in and around a baby’s mouth. It is caused by the overgrowth of the yeast (a type of fungus) called Candida albicans. The mouth is a common site where Candida spp. causes infection.