Tag: Periodontist

WHO updates fact sheet on Oral Health (20 March 2020)

Oral health conditions The majority of oral health conditions are: dental caries (tooth decay), periodontal diseases, oral cancers, oral manifestations of HIV, oro-dental trauma, cleft lip and palate, and noma (severe gangrenous disease starting in the mouth mostly affecting children). Most oral health conditions are largely preventable and can be treated in their early stages. … Continue reading WHO updates fact sheet on Oral Health (20 March 2020)

Gum disease: the silent killer!

What is periodontal disease? Periodontal disease, also known as gum disease, is a serious inflammatory disorder that, left untreated, can lead to tooth loss. The word periodontal literally means "around the tooth." Periodontal disease is a chronic inflammatory disease that affects the gums and bone supporting the teeth. Periodontal disease can affect one tooth or … Continue reading Gum disease: the silent killer!

Remembering Steven Offenbacher, DDS, PhD

Rebecca Wilder, RDH, BS, MS Editor–in–Chief, Journal of Dental Hygiene The dental profession lost a giant last summer when Dr. Steven Offenbacher passed away suddenly while on vacation. The editorial below is being reprinted with permission from the Journal of Dental Research. It is an excellent tribute to Steve, but I want to add my … Continue reading Remembering Steven Offenbacher, DDS, PhD

गिजासम्बन्धि रोगः कारण, लक्षण, उपचार तथा बच्ने उपाय

स्याउ खाँदाखाँदै स्याउमै रगत टाँसिएको देखेर कहिले आत्तिनु भएको छ? वा दाँत माझ्दामाझ्दै रगत आएको अनुभव गर्नुभएको छ? अथवा बिहान उठेर थुक्दै गर्दा बेसिनमा रगत मिसिएको थुक देख्दा तर्सिनु भएको छ? अझै भन्नुपर्दा कहिले कहिले गिजाबाट आफैँ रगत आएको देखेर दुखित ,चिन्तित हुनुभएको छ? सास गन्हाएर अरु मानिसहरुको सामुन्ने जान हिच्किचाउनु भएको छ? दाँतमा बस्ने … Continue reading गिजासम्बन्धि रोगः कारण, लक्षण, उपचार तथा बच्ने उपाय

Hypoglycemia (low blood sugar): Sign and Symptoms and Management!!

Hypoglycemia is a common problem in diabetic patients and in the seriously ill patient because of the combination of medical conditions and the use of multiple medications, particularly insulin. Hypoglycemia is much more likely to be encountered in the dental office than are complications such as diabetic ketoacidosis and hyperglycemic hyperosmolar state. Although the purpose … Continue reading Hypoglycemia (low blood sugar): Sign and Symptoms and Management!!

दाँत तथा मुखसम्बन्धि आकस्मिक अवस्थाहरु

दन्तचिकित्सा क्षेत्र तथा दन्तचिकित्सक हरु जोखिमको उच्च विन्दुमा रहेको अहिलेको अवस्थामा कोरोना संक्रमणबाट बच्नको निम्ति धेरै कुरामा ख्याल राख्नु पर्द्छ!सामान्य समस्याहरुको समधान घरमै बसेर चिकित्सकहरुको सल्लाह बमोजिम निको पार्न सकिन्छ!एकदमै आकस्मिक समस्या परेमा मात्र अस्पताल वा क्लिनिकमा जान पर्दछ।के हुन दन्तचिकित्साका आकस्मिक अवस्थाहरु? दाँत तथा मुखसम्बन्धि आकस्मिक अवस्थाहरु१, सहनै नसकिने गरेर दाँत दूखेमाः किराले खाएको … Continue reading दाँत तथा मुखसम्बन्धि आकस्मिक अवस्थाहरु