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Gum Disease (Health & Lifestyle)
What is gum disease? Gum disease or periodontal disease, a chronic inflammation and infection of the gums a...
Dr. Harchand Singh DDS
Tooth decay: a preventable disease (Health & Lifestyle)
What is tooth decay, and what causes it? Tooth decay is the disease known as caries or c...
Dr. Harchand Singh DDS
Sensitive teeth (Health & Lifestyle)
Why are my teeth sensitive? Tooth sensitivity is caused by the stimulation of cells within...
Dr. Harchand Singh DDS
Root Canal Therapy (Health & Lifestyle)
What is a Root Canal? Underneath your tooth’s outer ...
Dr. Harchand Singh DDS
Pregnancy and Oral Health (Women Health)
How does pregnancy affect my oral health? It’s my myth that calcium is lost from the mother’s teeth and “one tooth is lost with every pregnancy.” ...
Dr. Harchand Singh DDS
Pregnancy and Gingivitis (Women Health)
Will pregnancy affect my oral health? Expectant mothers (and women who take some oral contraceptives) experience elevated levels o...
Dr. Harchand Singh DDS
Porcelain veneers: An alternative to crowns (Health & Lifestyle)
What are porcelain veneers? Porcelain veneers are ultra thin shells of ceramic material, which are bonded to the front of teeth. This p...
Dr. Harchand Singh DDS
Oral Piercing (Health & Lifestyle)
So you want to pierce your tongue? Oral piercing can cause pain, swelling, infection, drooling, ...
Dr. Harchand Singh DDS
Halitosis Oral Health and your heart (Health & Lifestyle)
What is Halitosis? More than 90 million people suffer from chronic halitosis or bad breath. In most cases it originates fr...
Dr. Harchand Singh DDS
Dentures Diabetes and Oral Health (Health & Lifestyle)
What is a denture? A denture is a removable replacement for missing teeth and adjacent tissues. It is made of acrylic resin, sometimes in combination with various metals....
Dr. Harchand Singh DDS
Fixed Bridges (Health & Lifestyle)
What is a bridge? A bridge is a dental appliance that replaces one o...
Dr. Harchand Singh DDS
Facts on Flossing (Health & Lifestyle)
Yes. Floss removes plaque and debris that adhere to teeth and gums in between teeth, polishes tooth surfaces, and controls bad breath. Floss i...
Dr. Harchand Singh DDS
Dental Sealant (Health & Lifestyle)
A dental sealant is a thin plastic film painted on the chewing surfaces of molars and premolars (the teeth directly in front of the molars). Sealants have been shown to be highly effective in t...
Dr. Harchand Singh DDS
Health Tips (Health & Lifestyle)
There are various food items which are beneficial for health: 1. Garlic: is very useful for lowering high blood pressure, cholesterol, acidity; also acts as a blood purifier. 2. Amla (Ind...
Beauty Tips (Health & Lifestyle)
1. You can make a moisturizer at home by mixing equal volumes of glycerin, rose water and lemon juice. Keep in a bottle and apply on face, arms and legs to keep the skin soft and smooth. 2. For a...

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