Popular Cosmetic Dental Procedures

Popular Cosmetic Dental Procedures

 Cosmetic procedures and surgeries have nearly taken over the world. An increasing population of average and middle class people have joined the bandwagon and are getting procedures done that were once luxuries only the most privileged of people could access.

 Cosmetic dental procedures refer to treatments done without any medically diagnosed disease of deferment. Cosmetic surgeries enhance the aesthetics of a person’s face, and boost mental well-being, self-worth, confidence and body positivity.

 However, dental health care has transformed and now caters to a diverse set of clients from varied walks of life. The most popular cosmetic dental procedures are:

 1.   Teeth Whitening

A combination of hydrogen or carbamide peroxide in a bleaching gel is used to whiten teeth. Common stains are caused by caffeine, sodas, tobacco and alcohols. When a bleaching gel is applied, it releases oxygen molecules which then penetrate the dental enamel and dissolve the stains.

 2.   Dental Crowns

A cap or crown is applied on edged, broken or otherwise deformed teeth to give it the shape of a normal healthy tooth. These caps are made of porcelain or metal, or a combination and add strength to the tooth.

 3.   Tooth Contouring

This is a non-invasive cosmetic procedure that is quick and inexpensive. It is most used to cover grooves or pits, chips, overlaps and enamel loss. This procedure requires an x-ray, a polishing visit and a finishing follow-up.

4.   Dental Bonding

Dental bonding is a comparatively complex, though still inexpensive procedure. It has become very common as a cosmetic procedure due to its effective correction of visible flaws, chips, worn edges, gaps, stains and more. A composite resin material is used to sculpt over the tooth and is then dried and finished up with a high-intensity chemical or light. The composite resin material is commonly available in several shades and the procedure is almost painless.

 It’s never too late, before addressing any issue related to your smile, gums, teeth, and other oral or in general health issues, consult with Dr. Jean-Jacques Edderai. A dental prophylaxis or cleaning as previously mentioned including our check-up every three to four months will allow Dr. Edderai to keep a watchful eye on your oral health and prevent cavities or minor problem before they start. For answers to some of the most commonly asked questions, visit my FAQ page at http://www.northmiamibeachdentist.com/faqs/.

 Remember the best advice from your Dentist “Unaddressed issues will never get resolved by themselves”.

 Copyright Dr. Jean-Jacques Edderai- 2017

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Protect Your Children’s Teeth

 

Protect Your Children’s Teeth

 

protect your children Teeth
protect your children Teeth

Dental decay can be avoided by taking good care of children’s teeth from the very start. Many infections and diseases are passed through the child’s body because of bacteria in the mouth and infected teeth. Dental care for children starts before their first tooth grows out, and ensures that their milk teeth are healthy and straight, and their secondary teeth grow out properly after the milk teeth fall out.

 

Here’s what you can do to protect your children’s teeth:

 

Step 1: Get a Medical Checkup

Before a child turns 1, it must have had a dental checkup to ensure that everything is in order. In some rare cases, children’s jaws are not developed enough to let the tooth grow out, which results in a very painful teething time for the child. All kinds of chewing toys that are given to toddlers to soothe itching gums must be medically approved.

 

Step 2: Start a Good Habit

Start teaching oral hygiene to children so that they can religiously follow it throughout. With a baby brush, gently clean any teeth the child has, rub a soft clean cloth on the gums and teach them to rinse their mouth after eating or drinking sugary products.

 

Step 3: Pack away that Baby Bottle

Sucking from baby bottles, on pacifiers and drinking from Sippy cups deforms the teeth. Try to wean the child to cups as soon as it is able to grasp and balance the cup. If they are drinking sweetened milk, formula milk or juices from the bottles, try to brush their teeth immediately afterwards, as the sugary coating over their teeth leads to early tooth decay and cavities. Generally, the entire diet affects dental health. Try to incorporate healthy foods in their diet, and hard snacks such as carrots and bread sticks.

 

It’s never too late, before addressing any issue related to your smile, gums, teeth, and other oral or in general health issues, consult with Dr. Jean-Jacques Edderai. A dental prophylaxis or cleaning as previously mentioned including our check-up every three to four months will allow Dr. Edderai to keep a watchful eye on your oral health and prevent cavities or minor problem before they start. For answers to some of the most commonly asked questions, visit my FAQ page at http://www.northmiamibeachdentist.com/faqs/.

 

Remember the best advice from your Dentist “Unaddressed issues will never get resolved by themselves”.

Copyright Dr. Jean-Jacques Edderai- 2017

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How to Avoid Dental Problems Forever

 How to Avoid Dental Problems Forever

 Teeth are resilient, strong, useful tools in our mouth. After we die, they will be the last to decompose. But can they keep their shape when leftover sugars remain in your mouth? No. Cavities = Calamities.

 Thou hath not felt any pain if thou hath never hath any tooth ache.

 Below, you will find some easy, fool-proof ways to avoid dental problems forever.

 1.   Brush brush brush – Keep a tooth brush with you wherever you go. Sources have confirmed that iPhone 10 makers made place for portable toothbrushes in the flagship next generation iPhone.

 2.   Floss floss floss– flossing is sort of like threading, only nicer. In threading, you remove extra hair and it’s … painful. To say the least. Compared to that, flossing is a walk in the park! With a thread, you just remove extra food particles from in-between your teeth, and that’s very, very satisfying. Unless you happen to floss into your gums, in which case you will cause your gums to bleed.

 3.   Use a mouthwash- they were created to give your mouth that minty- tongue burning feeling that gives you the impression that your mouth is as fresh as the mountain air in Switzerland.

 4.   Always visit your dentist regularly- God alone knows why people chose to become dentists. Or even an assistant to a dentist. I can only assume that’s because it takes all kinds of people to make up the world. Their job is to look into your mouth and try hard to find things wrong with you gums, teeth or jaw bone structures, because, let’s face it, that’s how they’ll finance their luxury yacht family holidays.

 5.   Eat grass as much as possible- cows, sheep, horses and goats. They all survive on grass and they get along fine with it. I have yet to see a goat with tooth ache. So there.

 It’s never too late, before addressing any issue related to your smile, gums, teeth, and other oral or in general health issues, consult with Dr. Jean-Jacques Edderai. A dental prophylaxis or cleaning as previously mentioned including our check-up every three to four months will allow Dr. Edderai to keep a watchful eye on your oral health and prevent cavities or minor problem before they start. For answers to some of the most commonly asked questions, visit my FAQ page at http://www.northmiamibeachdentist.com/faqs/.

 Remember the best advice from your Dentist “Unaddressed issues will never get resolved by themselves”.

 

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Eat These Delicious Meals for Lifelong Teeth

Eat These Delicious Meals for Lifelong Teeth

Teeth are basically made up of calcium and have a protective covering called ‘enamel’ which keeps them white, strong and healthy. When the enamel wears out or dissolves because of abrasive toothpastes and lack of nutrition, the tooth chips, breaks and becomes discolored.

Apart from the enamel, the tooth is made up of dentin, cementum below the gum line and dental pulp on the inner live part of the tooth. However, the enamel is the layer that is directly affected by the food that we eat. Enamel is made of 96% minerals, and 4% water and organic material.

   

So What Foods Strengthen Teeth?

 

The food we eat contains many essential nutrients, vitamins and minerals. These work together with the enzymes in our body to repair and maintain the body. Like carbohydrates give energy to the muscles and proteins help repair the body cells, certain meals contain nutrients which strengthen teeth.

Food containing Calcium: Milk, Cheese and Yoghurt, all kinds of Seafood, Almonds and Tofu.

Food containing Protein such as red and white Meat, Eggs, Broth and Chickpeas

Food containing Vitamin D: The best source of Vitamin D is obviously sunlight, besides that good food sources are Fish, Eggs and Cod Liver Oil.

Food containing Vitamin C: Think of bright colors! Oranges, Strawberries, Kiwi, Broccoli, Kale and Bell Peppers.

Food containing Probiotics and Antioxidants: Lots of nuts – think muesli and shakes! Berries, Grapes and Raisins; Brazil nuts and Pumpkin Seeds. Also, Apples, Nuts, Beans, Sauerkraut, Kampuchea and Miso.

 

Some delicious meals you can eat to strengthen your teeth:

 

•   Almond Glazed Chicken Wings with sautéed Broccoli

•   Fish tacos with Citrus salad

•   Strawberry Bran Bars

•   Fruit and Nut Shakes.

•   Sauerkraut and Beef Sausages.

•   Spanish Omelets with a Chickpea salad.

•   Pumpkin bread with grilled bell peppers and Tofu.

•   Baked beans with spicy prawns.

•   Muesli with Strawberries, Blueberries and Raisins.

 

It’s never too late, before addressing any issue related to your smile, gums, teeth, and other oral or in general health issues, consult with Dr. Jean-Jacques Edderai. A dental prophylaxis or cleaning as previously mentioned including our check-up every three to four months will allow Dr. Edderai to keep a watchful eye on your oral health and prevent cavities or minor problem before they start. For answers to some of the most commonly asked questions, visit my FAQ page at http://www.northmiamibeachdentist.com/faqs/.

 

Remember the best advice from your Dentist “Unaddressed issues will never get resolved by themselves”.

 

Copyright Dr. Jean-Jacques Edderai- 2017

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5 top tips to reduce toothaches

5 top tips to reduce toothaches

 

 

Waking up in the middle of night and clutching your cheek while you writhe in pain is no amusing thing. Not being able to concentrate for an exam the other day, the dentist not being available on Sundays or any given holyday(doesn’t happened with Dr.Jean-Jacques Edderai) and painkillers not working on tooth aches are just a few things that highlight how important it is to get rid of the toothaches. In such conditions these are the five most effective and commonly used practices that may not only reduce but in some instances cure the pain in your teeth.

  • The usual treatments

Teeth are a sensitive matter and it is important that a person takes care of them in order to not cause the pain in the first place. Now that the pain has started the usual routine would be to take painkillers, brush or floss your teeth to clean out whatever is stuck in your teeth, the fluoride helping to numb the bacteria. You can also try different gels that are used for numbing the effect of the pain and not eat from the sides where your teeth are extra sensitive. But these are the usual remedies that may not always work in case of which we have home remedies to back us up.

  • Gargles with warm salt water

Using a mixture or salt and water has been one of the oldest remedies in the history of toothache. Beware of the fact that if the water is too hot it may cause the pain to increase or it may scald your tongue so use lukewarm water for best results. Using a moderate amount of salt will not make you puke and all you have to do is grab a glass, heat some water, add a big pinch of salt and gargle with it for best results. Remember salt kills all bacteria upon contact.

  • Using peppermint leaves

Peppermint leaves have certain soothing qualities and is used in the making of many types of toothpaste. Mint has anti-fungal properties that will kill the bacteria and the cooling effect would prevent the pain from happening again. You can either chew the leaves or extract the juice from it to apply to the area that is aching.

 

 

  • Using Cloves

Cloves are one of those spices that can instantly ease you from pain. Although when a patient has teeth that hurt he/she must go immediately to the doctor to see where the roots of the problem lay but till that time clove can be used to numb the pain instantly. Some people use oil with cloves as they apply the sticks to the area in question, but as cloves are stingy and intense in taste they could also be used as powder.

  • Garlic water

While the more famous properties of Garlic are to ward off vampires, it may also be used to ward off tooth ache. Research has shown that garlic water can be used to reduce the pain in your teeth, although if you don’t mind the strong taste of this spice, you may even chew one or two of the cloves from the bunch and say goodbye to tooth ache.

 

It’s never too late, before addressing any issue related to your smile, gums, teeth, and other oral or in general health issues, consult with Dr. Jean-Jacques Edderai. A dental prophylaxis or cleaning as previously mentioned including our check-up every three to four months will allow Dr. Edderai to keep a watchful eye on your oral health and prevent cavities or minor problem before they start. For answers to some of the most commonly asked questions, visit my FAQ page at http://www.northmiamibeachdentist.com/faqs/.

Remember the best advice from your Dentist “Unaddressed issues will never get resolved by themselves”.

Copyright Dr. Jean-Jacques Edderai- 2017

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Chocolate and Your Teeth: The Inherent Dangers

Chocolate and Your Teeth: The Inherent Dangers

As much as chocolate lovers hate to think about the cons of eating chocolates, eating chocolates does have its negative effects on your teeth. Though this is not eliminating the pros that eating this candy has, but the cons should be more of a thought to you rather than the pros. Dark chocolate can also stain our teeth especially and has the potential of causing deep stains, however, these can only be removed easily by any of our hygenists during your scheduled cleanings.

Chocolate candies are known to be one of the major contributors of tooth decay, though it is good to have chocolate, but it should be done in moderation, it must be taken in small amounts and not too often, and to avoid hard tooth stains that chocolate intake may cause, it is advised to rinse your teeth with water immediately after consumption. We need to know how important our dental hygiene is, as it can have a huge influence on the different systems within our body.

Eating chocolate supports Streptococcus, a strep throat causing bacteria and also causes tooth decay. Chocolate helps Streptococcus to survive in the human system which causes a sore throat at the early stage and the longer effect affects the immune system.

On its pure nature, chocolate has a special antioxidant that inhibits the growth of some bacteria that produces acid which affects the health of the teeth, making it good for the teeth. However, we need to take our chocolate intake seriously because the chocolate being sold around this days are not so pure, they are adulterated with certain products to make it taste better with varieties such as chocolate drinks and chocolate candy.

Sugar and cocoa butter are the main ingredients in chocolate. While cocoa butter possesses antioxidants that help in the protection of the teeth due to the coating effect that prevents plagues from sticking to the teeth and reducing the chances of tooth decay. The other ingredient being sugar is the major cause of concern, because sugar does not only increases the production of acid but also increases the probability of plague sticking to the teeth. High sugar levels also bring higher level of calories and cause the enamel of the teeth to erode.

Chocolate provides both the good and the bad parts of its consumption, for individuals that can’t do without its consumption can reconcile the discrepancy by monitoring their chocolate intake, and avoid taking it in excess, as excess intake will definitely hurt you. According to a study on chocolate intake, it is advised to consumption nothing more than an ounce of dark chocolate three times in a duration of a week. This would be perfect for the health of your teeth and the whole body. For those that may find it a bit difficult to keep their chocolate intake low, they can also prevent any harm by the regular brushing of their teeth and use antibacterial mouthwash

Though prevention is always better than cure, if you can’t do with excessive intake of chocolate, also consider rinsing with fluoride-containing oral rinse at least twice a day to remove any deposits of chocolate on your teeth.

It’s never too late, before addressing any issue related to your smile, gums, teeth, or other oral problems, consult with Dr. Jean-Jacques Edderai. A dental prophylaxis or cleaning as previously mentioned including our check-up every three to four months will allow Dr. Edderai to keep a watchful eye on your oral health and prevent cavities or minor problem before they start. For answers to some of the most commonly asked questions, visit my FAQ page at http://www.northmiamibeachdentist.com/faqs/.

Remember the best advice from your Dentist “Unaddressed issues will never get resolved by themselves.

Copyright Dr. Jean-Jacques Edderai- 2017

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When is the Right Time to Remove a Wisdom Tooth

When is the Right Time to Remove a Wisdom Tooth

Wisdom tooth the third molar in the back of your mouth causes extensive pain when grows up. Usually, it doesnt have enough space to grow completely or it remains hidden inside the gums. It grows at various angles and disturbs the structure of the mouth. No need to remove it if its healthy and positioned correctly. But there are some cases when it becomes necessary to remove it.

Right Time of Wisdom Tooth Extraction

Some opinions suggest wisdom tooth extraction when its not emerged fully. Its a good practice to remove it at an early age or stage of eruption because at that time root and bone structure are not fully formed and damage to adjacent teeth are not at its advanced phases.

  • Pain and Infection are main symptoms of wisdom teeth complication. In the case of server pain, you should immediately visit our office in order determine the right course to follow. However, we will make sure that you dont have any other medical issue and you are physically fit.
  • Its the right time to remove the wisdom tooth if it remains completely hidden inside the gums and fail to emerge normally. Leaving wisdom tooth under such conditions results in cyst and infection.
  • The removal of wisdom teeth becomes necessary when there are chances of teeth crowdedness as it could allow the food to get impacted causing damage such as cavity to the adjacent teeth. Repeated infections in the soft tissue, tumours, and fluid-filled sacs are some other issues happen due to the wisdom tooth. Its better to remove wisdom tooth as earlier as you observe these symptoms.

Risks of Wisdom Tooth Removal

Always get the services of an experienced dentist for tooth extraction because its a sensitive surgery as directly connected to nerves. Dr.Jean-Jacques Edderai usually works very close with maxillofacial surgeons in order to refer most cases of wisdom teeth extraction. Slow healing, excess bleeding, loss of blood clot are problem that many patients face after the removal of wisdom tooth. In dry socket, the protective blood clot is lost so soon and cause slow healing.

Difficulty in opening jaw and numbness in the mouth or lips are the rare side effects of wisdom tooth extraction. Consult with Dr.Jean-Jacques Edderai as he is the only person who can decide the right time of wisdom tooth extraction after checking the current situation.

Its never too late, before addressing any issue related to your smile, gums, teeth, or other oral problems consult with Dr. Jean-Jacques Edderai. A dental prophylaxis or cleaning including our check-up every three to four months will allow Dr. Edderai to keep a watchful eye on your oral health and prevent cavities or minor problem before they start. For answers to some of the most commonly asked questions, visit my FAQ page at http://www.northmiamibeachdentist.com/faqs/.

Remember the best advice, unaddressed issues will never get resolved by themselves.

 

Copyright Dr. Jean-Jacques Edderai- 2017

 

 

 

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Amazing Tips for Your Wedding Day Smile

Amazing Tips for Your Wedding Day Smile

The wedding day is the most important and probably the happiest day of everyone’s life. Looking unique and magnificent is the desire of every bride and groom while you want to capture outstanding wedding snaps because they are your lifetime memories. Here are some amazing tips and tricks to get perfect wedding day smile.

Pay Attention towards Your Teeth

Dazzling and sparkling teeth are liked and loved by everyone and definitely, they give you a stunning look in your pictures as well. Take care of your teeth and consult your dentist about your toothpaste and oral health.

  • Brush twice to three times a day with soft bristled brush and quality toothpaste
  • (Personally recommend Colgate Total)

(Personally recommend Colgate Total)

  • Avoid soft drinks, coffee, soda, sweet, acidic foods to keep your teeth safe
  • Comment our hygienists during your regular teeth cleaning about the different options for professional teeth whitening a month before your wedding.

Use Bright Lipstick

Use bright lipstick as they bring the whiteness of your teeth noticeable. The blend of light and dark colors works wonder and gives you an outstanding appearance. Avoid orange shades and silver colors because they make dull and dingy look even to pure white teeth. Never forget to consider your complexion before choosing a lipstick.

Smize

Smize means smiling with your eyes and it depends on the size of your eyes. Don’t ignore your eyes because of their size impacts on your overall appearance. Show expressions in your eyes to natural look. Never smile in such a way that your eyes seem too small or give inappropriate looks.

Lip Line

Secure your lipstick and make its color lasts by applying an initial layer of liner on your lips. To avoid roughness and dehydrated appearance, prefer a hydrated and colorless pencil to make a protective layer on the lips. Fresh the lipstick and make sure it doesn’t fade during the eating, smiling, kissing, and drinking.

 

Take Care of Your Lips Too

Take good care of your lips and keep them hydrated. Drink enough water and apply glycerin on them to restore their softness. Use a sugar scrub to exfoliate your lips and do it every night. Quality lipstick and lip balm also give effective results for against dehydrated lips.

Follow the above-mentioned tips as they are easy to follow and consume minimum time. Take care of your teeth and avoid food that causes to stain your teeth. Take care of your teeth and get ready to say ‘CHEESE’ with sparkling and dazzling teeth.

It’s never too late, before addressing any issue related to your smile, gums, teeth, or other oral problems consult with Dr. Jean-Jacques Edderai. A dental prophylaxis or cleaning including our check-up every three to four months will allow Dr. Edderai to keep a watchful eye on your oral health and prevent cavities or minor problem before they start. For answers to some of the most commonly asked questions, visit my FAQ page at http://www.northmiamibeachdentist.com/faqs/.

Remember the best advice, unaddressed issues will never get resolved by themselves.

Copyright Dr. Jean-Jacques Edderai- 2017

 

 

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5 Worst Behaviors for Teeth

5 Worst Behaviors for Teeth

Healthy and sparkling teeth are one of the biggest blessings of God. They not only add value in your personality but also perform the job of food chewing. Brushing and flossing teeth regularly at least twice a day) are necessary to maintain the health and shine of the teeth but there are many things we do unknowingly which put all efforts into a downward spiral. Here we are going to bring in the limelight the five common but worst behaviors for teeth.

      Before                     After

  • Use of Wrong Brush

Always use soft-bristled or medium, high quality, and multi-tufted brush to ensure the health of your teeth. Hard and rough brush causes to damage and bleed the gums. It also removes enamel from the teeth that is our upper protective layer on teeth.

  • Brushing Too Forcefully

Brushing too forcefully and too often are some other ways to damage your teeth. Forceful brushing irritates gums and abrasion damages the tooth root. Ask Dr.Jean-Jacques Edderai or any of our hygienists to tell you the right technique of brushing as gentle whisking is required to remove stranded food particles and bacterial deposits mixed in.

  • Crunching and Sucking

Crunching cold and brittle things leave microscopic cracks or linear fractures on your teeth. The temperature of cold things is harmful for teeth and weakens enamel that results in major teeth problems. Crushed ice is extremely harmful and increases the risks of major fractures. Sipping soda for many hours is another fatal habit of teeth decay as they are acidic in nature that chemically reacts with enamel weakening its bodily structure.

  • Grinding and Clenching

Some people grind their teeth while sleeping and this habit triggers teeth problems, headache and migraines. Bruxing is a dental term used for this habit in which the person exerts immense pressure on teeth while sleeping or even unconsciously awake. Medications as well as orthopedic repositioning appliances prescribed in our office for pain management treatment and some other psychological therapies are helpful for it.

  • Excessive Mouth Dryness

Saliva is extremely important for teeth as it contains some minerals which ensure the protection of your teeth and prevent enamel damage. Dry mouth badly affect your teeth and multiplies the risks of bad breath, tooth decay, and enamel erosion. Moreover, the presence of saliva neutralizes acidity of the mouth that deteriorates enamel.

Small and unknowing habits shorten the life of your teeth and trigger severe pain and other medical problems. Avoid the excess use of coffee and soda drinks. Never use your teeth as a tool for ripping or tearing things apart.

Its never too late, before addressing any issue related to your smile, gums, teeth, or other oral problems consult with Dr. Jean-Jacques Edderai. A dental prophylaxis or cleaning including our check-up every three to four months will allow Dr. Edderai to keep a watchful eye on your oral health and prevent cavities or minor problem before they start. For answers to some of the most commonly asked questions, visit my FAQ page at http://www.northmiamibeachdentist.com/faqs/.

Remember the best advice, unaddressed issues will never get resolved by themselves.

 

Copyright Dr. Jean-Jacques Edderai- 2017

 

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KEY TO MAINTAINING A FRESH BREATH

KEY TO MAINTAINING A FRESH BREATH

Halitosis or foul breath is the most awkward oral situation faced by almost 30% people worldwide. Recent oral health related studies reveal that the smell comes from the tonsils, throat and the mouth in 90% of the people. Almost every other person goes through this situation at one point or the other. However, if your odour does not go away even after flossing, brushing and washing the mouth with a friendly mouthwash, then it might be long-lasting. Following are some tips for maintaining a fresh breath.

CONSUME FOODS HIGH IN FIBRE

Do not eat heavy processed items that are rich in carbohydrates like ice cream, sweets, cakes and cookies. Foods rich in fibre stop bad breath.

GO FOR BLACK AND GREEN TEA

Black and green die are filled with polyphenols that get rid of compounds of sulphur and minimize oral germs.

UTILIZE MOUTHWASH

Certain mouthwashes are great for stopping foul breath. Nonetheless, make sure never to go for a mouthwash or oral rinses containing alcohol or sodium lauryl sulphate since it can make the mouth quite dry and make the issue of bad breath even more severe.

WASH YOUR MOUTH AFTER EVERY MEAL

Going for a proper and regular oral health is the best way to prevent bad breath.

DO NOT TAKE DRYING MEDICINES

Avoid consuming diuretics, antihistamines, pain reliefs and antidepressants unless your doctor has asked you to as these medications lead to a lasting drying mouth as they hinder the flow of saliva.

DO NOT BREATHE FROM THE MOUTH

Breathing from the mouth causes it to dry out and releases bad breath. If you have any breathing issues while sleeping, consult your doctor.

QUIT SMOKING

Various studies suggest that people who smoke have more chances of having periodontal illness and a drying mouth. Also, individuals who smoke might also get into other activities that increase this situation like consuming alcohol, dieting, going through lasting stress conditions which need soothing prescribed drugs.

WASH YOUR DENTURES REGULARLY

Maintain the same routine for your fake teeth like you would with your original ones. Wash your dentures daily.

DRINK WATER

Drinking water keeps your mouth hydrated and fresh.

REMOVE DAIRY PRODUCTS

Intolerance of lactose in diet can also cause foul breath. Avoid consuming such items.

Do you follow the steps mentioned above for your oral health? If you don’t, then it’s never too late before addressing any issue related to your smile, gums, tooth, or other oral problems consult with Dr. Jean-Jacques Edderai. A dental check-up every three to four months will allow Dr. Edderai to keep a watchful eye on your oral health and prevent cavities before they start. For answers to some of the most commonly asked questions, visit my FAQ page at http://www.northmiamibeachdentist.com/faqs/. to start a proper oral care regimen for a fresh breath.

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