Archive for October, 2014

How to Take Care of Oral Piercing

Tuesday, October 28th, 2014

Oral piercings, in all available forms, may look cool and attractive; however they can be unsafe and lead to certain health complications. Mouth contains loads of bacteria, so infection and swelling often occur with mouth piercings.



Complications of Oral Piercings

Thursday, October 23rd, 2014

Growing obsession and trend of oral piercing in new generation has raised the concern of dental and medical professionals due to the associated complications and hazards to oral and general health.



What is Oral Piercing

Tuesday, October 14th, 2014

Body piercing is a common form of expressing one’s identity and making a distinct impression. Oral piercing body parts for jewelry placement include the lips, cheeks, frenum and uvula. However, the most common site for oral piercing is the tongue.



Oral Health Damanging Medications

Tuesday, October 7th, 2014

All medications are not potential threat to oral health. However, certain medications may be harmful to your oral health. One of the earliest identified oral health side effects involved use of tetracycline.