Eating Popcorn With Braces; Safet, Benefits & Health Concerns

Eating Popcorn With Braces; Safet, Benefits & Health Concerns

Let’s be honest; none of us can resist the allure of popcorn. Having these fluffy delights as snacks has become a household tradition. But here is the twist: have you ever wondered why popcorn and braces don’t quite mix?  If you are taking an oral treatment, whether wearing braces or other space maintainers, you need…

Why People Take Pineapple Juice for Wisdom Teeth Removal?

Why People Take Pineapple Juice for Wisdom Teeth Removal?

How will you manage the pain and discomfort after wisdom teeth removal? Thoughts like these start to bother you even before taking this procedure.  Wisdom teeth removal is a painful process followed by bruising, bleeding, pain, and swelling. However, Your dentist will recommend some painkillers and aftercare tips, but is there any other way to…

Why Do Babies Get Silver Teeth? Cost, Benefits, Disadvantages

Why Do Babies Get Silver Teeth? Cost, Benefits, Disadvantages

What are silver teeth, and why do babies get these? This is a common concern of parents. Also, putting a metal crown in a baby’s mouth looks unhealthy and makes you distressed about your baby’s oral health.  As a parent, we all want to protect our little munchkin’s smile, but let’s be honest, taking care…

Can Thumbsucking Cause Overbite? & How Can I Fix it?
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Can Thumbsucking Cause Overbite? & How Can I Fix it?

Not-nutritive sucking habits like thumb-sucking is an adaptive function that provides stimulation & comfort to babies. Usually, it stops between 2-4 years of age. However, if your child continues thumb-sucking after this age, it can cause various dental issues. 1 According to research, oral habits like thumbsucking lead to malocclusion (commonly known as bad bites). 2 Another study found that…

Guide to Pacifier Teeth: Risks, Prevention, and Solutions

Guide to Pacifier Teeth: Risks, Prevention, and Solutions

Parents often turn to pacifiers for comfort and even Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) prevention. However, if used for too long, these soothing tools can lead to ‘pacifier teeth,’ causing noticeable dental issues after age 5. Let’s discuss natural solutions for fixing pacifier teeth. Continue reading to understand better and address this common issue. Understanding…