Which floss pick should I use?
Do you know there is a type of floss pick that for back teeth? It has a different shape. I was not able to find in store except this one time. Online is the way to go. Go search back teeth floss pick you will see what I mean. The handle of back teeth floss pick will not hit your cheek so you can angle the floss correctly.
When you should not chew gums?
Is chewing gum good for you?
Sugar free gums according to ADA can have sweeteners such as polyol, a group of sweeteners that has alcohol attached to it. When you see a word with “ol”, that would be the sweeteners. Names such as xylitol and sorbitol are part of the polyol family. Another type of sweetener aspartame can be in sugar free gums. All these sweeteners do not give energy to bacteria that causes tooth decay.
Which gum should I chew?
Most of us would know that ADA award ADA seal to toothpaste and mouthwash for their efficacy. ADA also award ADA seal to chewing gums, but so far only for sugar free gums.
Happy Valentine’s Day
A warning from FDA regarding this mouth pain medication ingredient you might not know about.
According to FDA, Benzocaine should not be use on children under 2 years because of significant risk for methemoglobinemia, a life threatening situation.
Happy New Year!
Thanks Perico for the full arch rehabilitation class. Learning the flow, team work and the reality in actual patient settings.
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