• Sports, Oral Injury and MouthGuard

    Sports, Oral Injury and MouthGuard

    Imagine you lost one or more of your front teeth. Smiling, talking, eating and everything else willsuddenly be affected. Your confidence level as well as self-esteem will most likely drop.This post aims to educate you on ways to prevent injuries to your mouth especially if youparticipate in organized sports or other recreational activities.With this being […]

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  • Reasons Why Chewing Gum is Healthy for Your Teeth.

    Reasons Why Chewing Gum is Healthy for Your Teeth.

    Have you ever been near someone who chews gum noisily and in an annoying manner?What were your thoughts?I’m pretty sure you’ve heard over time that chewing gums aren’t healthy and they couldcause cavities in your teeth but what if I tell you not precisely?Well, chewing gum is fun, sweet, and tasty. Your next question that […]

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  • Reasons Why Your Breath Smells

    Reasons Why Your Breath Smells

    Imagine you finally landed an interview for your dream job but the moment you opened your mouth to answer questions, your Interviewer starts gagging because of your bad mouth odour. It is needless to say that you won’t land that job.  If you’ve ever read on online dating platforms or listened to relationship podcasts, you […]

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  • Reasons To Extract Your Wisdom Teeth

    Reasons To Extract Your Wisdom Teeth

    The wisdom tooth also known as the third molar usually, irrupts in adults starting between the age of17 to 25 years of age some time above it’s depends on the individuals. The wisdom teeth, eruption comes with so many troubles and suffering due to its position sometimes it is too small to accommodate the tooth, […]

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  • Duties Of A Dental Technologist

    Duties Of A Dental Technologist

    Dentistry is a vast profession that is comprised of different subspecialties to form a dental team. A dental technologist is a highly skilled and crafted dental professional who undergoes 4 or 5 years in auniversity or college to obtain a Higher National Diploma (HND) or Bachelor’s degree in dental technology and pass the final qualifying […]

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  • Different Between a Dental Therapist and a Dentist

    Different Between a Dental Therapist and a Dentist

    The dental profession is a specialty of medicine that deals with the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of diseases associated with the head and soft tissues of the month as well as the superficial part of the head and neck; it involves different dental specialties and is made up of different professional teams. The professionals that […]

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  • Causes Of Dry Socket
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    Causes Of Dry Socket

    What is Dry Socket Dry socket is also known as alveolar ostitis. It is a severe pain condition that occurs few days after tooth extraction as result of inability of the extracted site to heal fast and better. This is common when the patient fails to follow the ideal Post operative instructions given by a […]

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  • Duties Of Dental Therapist Registration Board Of Nigeria

    Duties Of Dental Therapist Registration Board Of Nigeria

    Dentistry is one of the first specialties of medicine with a very long history this is because periodontal disease has been in existence for over 500 years in human history. Dentistry as a profession has different specialties; After graduating from dental schools, one has to specialize in one field suitable for him. From a modest […]

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  • Common Causes of Gingivitis/ Gum Disease
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    Common Causes of Gingivitis/ Gum Disease

    What is Gingivities Gingivitis is a disease of the gum and supporting structure which is characterize by inflammation of gum tissue covering the underlying surfaces of the teeth. Gingivitis is a common gum disease ( periodontal disease) that cause irritation, redness, and swelling ( inflammation) of your gingiva the part of your gum around the […]

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  • How To Manage Dental Anxiety in Patients

    How To Manage Dental Anxiety in Patients

                            What Is Dental Anxiety? Dental anxiety is a common condition that is associated with a dental patient in the dental setting; in which a person develops a fear of dental treatment. This can happens as a result of previous negative experiences with dental treatment. Dental fear or dentophobia is a normal emotional reaction […]

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