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dental caries 

Dental caries also known as dental cavities is one of the most common dental problems. It is characterized by tooth decay due to the action of bacteria. The process involves a complex interaction of several factors including host (your teeth and saliva), plaque containing microorganisms (dental caries bacteria), and substrate (your food) over a period. . . .+

Basics of Dental Caries (Tooth Decay and Dental Cavity)

Basics of Dental Caries (Tooth Decay and Dental Cavity)

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Tooth decay or dental cavities is a common oral health disorder. It generally occurs in children and young adults, but it can affect anyone. Tooth decay is a common cause of tooth loss in children and younger people. Dental cavities form due to the action of bacteria that are present in your mouth.

Baby Teeth Chart: When Do Babies Get Teeth?

Baby Teeth Chart: When Do Babies Get Teeth?

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Eruption of teeth in babies is an important phase in a child’s overall development process. The complete set of teeth erupts in phases till the child is about 3 years in age. Teeth begin to develop during the embryonic stage of development (during pregnancy) and the process continues even after the birth of a child.

Home Remedies for Tooth Decay (Dental Cavity)

Home Remedies for Tooth Decay (Dental Cavity)

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Dental caries also called tooth cavities are holes in teeth that are caused by tooth decay. Tooth cavities are one of the world’s most common oral health issues. Tooth cavity problems are generally seen in children, teenagers and older adults. Here is a list of some treatments that you can try at home for relief from pain, infection, etc.

What is Halitosis (Bad Breath)?

What is Halitosis (Bad Breath)?

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If you suffer bad breath, the cause is most likely in your mouth, though other conditions that are not related to mouth may also be responsible for it. Tooth decay (cavities or caries) can be the likely cause. Regular brushing and flossing is the best defense against bad breath.

Signs and Symptoms of Dental Caries (Dental Cavities or Tooth Decay)

Signs and Symptoms of Dental Caries (Dental Cavities or Tooth Decay)

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If you have dental cavities, you may have a toothache or a dull pain in your mouth. Your teeth become sensitive, and visible holes appear in your teeth. Sometimes dentists miss the early signs. It is important to do a regular visit to a dentist so that your dentist can point out any abnormalities early on.