‘‘ORAL INFECTION”, An Alarming Cause of LUNG INFECTION

The oral cavity is a potential reservoir for respiratory pathogens which can predispose patients to bacterial super-infections. Several trials have correlated poor oral hygiene with hyper-inflammation, where COVID-19 severity has also been linked to hyper-inflammatory responses. With COVID which mainly has impact on the lungs leading to lung infection, there is a risk of aspirating… View Article

Entry Level Safety Measures At We Dental

Foot Pedal Sanitizer : Sanitization is more important towards microbial resistance. The key ingredient in most hand sanitizers is alcohol. Propanol and isopropanol (isopropyl alcohol) are two other alcohols that are common in disinfectants because they’re highly soluble in water. Alcohols destroy disease-causing agents, or pathogens, by breaking apart proteins, splitting cells into pieces or… View Article

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Dental disease leading to stroke

Varying degrees of periodontal disease (gum disease) are associated with strokes. Mild gum disease, which causes inflammation of the gums, is called gingivitis, while more serious gum disease that causes the actual destruction of the gums is called periodontitis.

Patient having Gum Disease

Gum Diseases

Gum disease in general are very common. Almost three in four adults over the age of 35 have some form of gum disease. Normal, healthy gums should be firmly attached to the teeth and underlying bone.