Are there any side effects of root canal treatment? Are there any known problems that arise from having a root canal procedure done? We lay out the side effects that patients should be aware of if they are planning to get root canal treatment done.
Actually taking dental treatment may be the last option for some people. They only go to the dentist when they are backed into a corner and no other option is available. So when is it that root canal treatment cannot be further avoided?
No treatment procedure can claim a 100% success rate and the same is true for root canal treatment as well. In this article, we will take a look at how successful root canal treatment actually is and what are some reasons why it may fail.
Root Canal Treatment is not something women want to worry about when they are pregnant but they may not have a choice. Can an RCT be performed safely in pregnant women? Are there any risks or precautions to be aware of? We have the answers.
Licorice root has long been used in herbal medicine and its properties in terms of dental health are now being acknowledged. Specific properties found in licorice which can be antibacterial and assist oral health but side effects can also be possible.
Dental and oral health problems are commonly seen in those with HIV and AIDS owing to the suppressed immune system characteristic of the condition. They vary in severity and require a variety of interventions to address the specific conditions.
Periodontal disease is common, especially amongst men and older people. It begins with gingivitis and can progress to periodontitis. Gingivitis is not generally destructive but periodontitis often is and needs rapid action to halt its progression.
Gum disease may start with milder forms like gingivitis but progress to periodontitis which can have serious concequences. Misaligned or crowded teeth and orthodontics may increase the risk of or exacerbate existing gum disease so extra care is required.
Gum disease is a common condition that can lead to receding gums. Receding gums may cause painful or sensitive teeth but there are many ways you can identify their underlying cause and address resulting discomfort and improve your quality of life.
Gum disease is common in adults over 30. There are many signs of the different stages of gum disease and a change in tooth position in the mouth or partial denture fit may be an indication of the presence of gum disease that you need to look out for.