Using caps on teeth after root canal treatment of three teeth and what types of caps

Question: I had problem with my Temporo-mandibular joint. Whenever I go to the dentist for the treatment my jaw gets locked and I have difficulty in closing it. Keeping the mouth open for a long time is very difficult. Root canal treatment of three teeth  was done few years ago, but I did not go for fitting of the crown/cap of any of them? Continue reading “Using caps on teeth after root canal treatment of three teeth and what types of caps” »

Pain caused due to root canal treatment for teeth – reason and duration

I feel sensation in my teeth while eating food and while drinking any drink, so I went to a dentist. He advised me Root canal treatment. While doing so he drilled my tooth and pierced it with sharp wires several times, cleaned the tooth cavity with few solutions and packed it with medicated cotton bud after that he advised me to come after two days. Continue reading “Pain caused due to root canal treatment for teeth – reason and duration” »

Several health benefits of eating tomatoes

omatoes are very good for health and are generally low-priced. 100 gm of tomatoes provide 18 calories, 0.2 gm of fat, 3.9 gm of carbohydrate (including 1.2 gm of dietary fiber and 2.6 grams of sugar) and 0.9 gram of protein. Tomatoes are a rich source of vitamins A and C and folic acid, and also contain several other beneficial nutrients and antioxidants, including all four major carotenoids: alpha- and beta-carotene, lutein, and lycopene. Continue reading “Several health benefits of eating tomatoes” »

Teeth Whitening Tips

Teeth Whitening Tips  are very useful in getting white teeth. Clean & white teeth enhance your beauty. Your good smile make a very affective impression on the others. There are number of ways to achieve this goal. There are lot of products available in the market for whitening your teeth.   Continue reading “Teeth Whitening Tips” »

Treatment for loose teeth, any treatment other than removal of teeth?

Question: I am 50 years of age. I went to the dentist for the first time in my life as I never had pain in my teeth. Few of my teeth are getting loose. The dentist says that they need  to be removed. What can be done if I lose four teeth? I don’t want to use dentures. Is it possible to have fixed teeth (fixed dentures)? Can my teeth  be used for that purpose? Continue reading “Treatment for loose teeth, any treatment other than removal of teeth?” »