Thursday, Oct 06, 2022

oral health


Illustrated book on oral health for children released at PGI

August 04, 2022 11:54 pm

The book is in a graphic story format and attempts to make children understand the basic principles of oral diseases and oral health maintenance in a non-didactic manner.

Dental health: Are you brushing your teeth the right way?

November 23, 2021 6:54 pm

"Usually we need to replace our toothbrush every three months. But if you brush too hard, the toothbrush bristles get damaged too early," the dentist suggested

Why having bad oral health could raise the risk of Covid

November 21, 2021 1:01 pm

Research shows that people with poor oral health can end up with more severe symptoms if they catch the coronavirus.

Is brushing your teeth for two minutes enough? Here's what the evidence says

October 27, 2021 6:15 pm

The aim of brushing our teeth is to reduce as much plaque on each tooth as possible.

Dental check: Three ways to protect your teeth from cavities

October 12, 2021 5:39 pm

It is important to remember that our mouth is low maintenance, but since it's exposed to so much, looking after it can benefit us

Dry mouth and covid tongue: Coronavirus symptoms you must not ignore

April 15, 2021 3:44 pm

Research has shown that other than the common organs, ACE2 or angiotensin-converting enzyme 2 exists in various oral mucosal tissues, so, the oral cavity is considered a potential route for the entry of the COVID-19 virus, said Dr Samrat Shah, consultant internist at Bhatia Hospital, Mumbai

From dry mouth to hearing loss: Some lesser-known COVID symptoms to watch out for

April 14, 2021 8:42 am

According to the latest report of the National Institute of Health, half of the coronavirus patients suffer oral symptoms during the infection

This World Oral Health Day, celebrate the ‘dentured smile’

March 20, 2021 11:19 am

Teeth replacement is an art in which missing teeth are replaced by artificial teeth or dental prosthesis

World Oral Health Day: Is brushing enough to maintain complete oral hygiene?

March 20, 2021 9:46 am

Confusion, doubts, or myths on oral hygiene are part of any dentist’s daily routine. On this day, Dr. Anirban Chatterjee tries to bust some common ones

Here's why you should chew on sesame seeds early morning

January 29, 2021 12:09 pm

Reap the maximum benefits out of sesame seeds by following this simple Ayurvedic remedy


Top 4: Dental myths debunked

September 09, 2014 10:22 am

TePe, the experts in oral hygeine, have acknowledged that people find it difficult to differentiate between facts and myths, reports