a 75-year-old man in China, nearly choked to death after accidentally swallowing his dentures while eating. His family rushed Benbiao to the hospital after noticing he had trouble breathing. According to news reports, the false teeth were stuck in his throat for eight hours before being removed during a lengthy emergency surgery.
A man from the UK was eating popcorn with his wife. After popcorn got stuck in his teeth, he began using objects to remove the pesky hull. He used a toothpick, wire, a pen cap, and a nail. He did not go to the dentist even though he had cut his gums and was in… Read more about Death From a Popcorn Hull?
Did your children receive a cell phone or electronic pad for the holidays? Do they presently possess one or have one available to them regularly? Then, it would be best if you took note of this blog. Dropping Cell Phone or Tablet is a common Injury The fifth most common traumatic dental incidents in the… Read more about Dental Injuries Caused by Electronic Devices are on the Rise
A new Lip Challenge has teens girls posting videos on YouTube and TikToc of themselves gluing their upper lips with different adhesives to achieve perfect pouts and puckers. The girls show themselves putting nail, eyelash, and other types of glue on their upper lips. Once the lip gets “tacky dry,” the girls stick it to… Read more about Teens Lips Go Viral
Your smile is as much a part of you as your eyes and hair. Most of us change our hairstyles from time to time, and women even change the appearance of their eyes with makeup. But would you change your grin if you could? Do you think you have a beautiful smile? You smile when… Read more about Let Us Help You Put Your Best Smile Forward
It’s that time again; time for the goblins, ghosts, witches, and other nocturnal creatures that ring the doorbell and thump in the night. No doubt about it. Candy is the #1 item for treats for Halloween. It could not be more critical than now to make sure your kiddos know the importance of flossing, brushing,… Read more about The Candy just Keeps on Coming on Halloween
Did you know that you have “bad guys” that are trying their best to ruin your oral health? Yep. Right there in your mouth, you have bacteria that thrive from food left in between your teeth; and those bad boys grow at lightning speed. Brushing your teeth only once a day allows the bacteria and… Read more about Fighting the “Bad Guys”.
Good news!! Antioxidants are the natural defense system in our body. What does the term Free Radical mean? Without getting too scientific, oxygen molecules that split into single atoms have no paired electron. These solo atoms, known as free radicals, can bind with other electrons. There are many types of free radicals. However, too many… Read more about Pass the Antioxidants, Please.