Dental Problems

Good oral cleanliness from an initial age is important if you want to have healthy teeth and gums. With good mouth care, it is possible to keep your teeth for life. Clean, healthy teeth and gums will ensure good oral health, which means no toothache, agony or distress, and less cost at the dentist.

Dental problems are never any enjoyable, but the good news is that most of them can be simply banned. Brushing twice a day, flossing daily, eating properly and regular dental check-ups are essential steps in preventing dental problems.

Educating yourself about common dental problems and their causes can also go a long way in prevention.

Here is a list of common dental problems:

  • Bad breath, also called halitosis. Many people have this problem which is due to gum disease, cavities, dry mouth and bacteria.
  • Tooth Decay also known as cavities. It occurs when plaque the sticky substance that forms on teeth, combines with sugar and starch of the food that you eat
  • Gum disease also known as periodontal disease, it’s an infection of the gums surrounding the teeth.
  • Oral cancer, disease which is curable if diagnosed in early stages.
  • Mouth sores
  • Tooth erosion
  • Tooth sensitivity
  • Tooth ache and dental emergencies