THE HEALTH REPORT
Topic Index


A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
-- A --
ADA
dentistry product Seal of Acceptance
all-porcelain crown
See porcelain crown
Atridox
antibiotic application against gum disease
antibiotic
guidelines if endocarditis
antimicrobial drugs
to fight gum disease
anxiety
nitrous oxide
apnea
See sleep apnea
appliances
to stop snoring
artificial sweetener
status of various sweeteners
aspartame
See artificial sweetener


-- B --
baby teeth
care from pregnancy to birth
bacteria
role in bad breath
bridges
description
bad breath
medical and dental causes, herbal remedy, and plaque, caused by periodontal disease, sports breath
bleaching
aging teeth, at home, yellowing
bleeding gums
caused by plaque causing bad breath, diabetes,

reduction with dry brushing
brightening
See bleaching
broken teeth
cracked teeth, protecting children
brushing and flossing
at work, when you can't, how long and how, gentle technique,
overbrushing and abrasion, how flossing works, of implants, brushing techniques compared with toothbrushes, during pregnancy, for infants, brush longer, dry brushing, studies regarding, quiz, to reduce sports breath
bruxism
teeth grinding in children, preventing chronic problems
burning mouth syndrome - BMS
causes


-- C --
calculus
removed by ultrasonic cleaning
canker sores
treatment
cavities
reducing with sealants, causing bad breath
checkups
making a plan, See also regular checkups
children
knocked out teeth, mouthguards for sports, grinding teeth, adolescent implants, pacifier, temporary tooth replacements, avoiding early decay, wind instruments, teach good habits, baby's teeth, flouride toothpaste
cracks and chips
fix quickly, cracks can be sign of stress
chlorhexidine
See drugs to fight gum disease
cola drinks
tooth damage from
crowns
tooth-colored, strength
cyclamate
See artificial sweetener


-- D --
debridement
See periodontal debridement
dental products
ADA Seal of Acceptance, comparison with brushing techniques
dentin
thinning of, with aging
dentists
what you should expect from
dentures
description, diabetes, implant alternative
diabetes
and your teeth,
causing burning mouth syndrome
diet drugs
and dentistry
discolored teeth
caused by decay, effects of aging, yellowing
Discus Day White 2
teeth brightener
doxycycline
See drugs to fight gum disease
Dr. Paskerian
curriculum vitae
drugs
to fight gum disease
dry mouth
seniors, sports breath, See also medicine mouth


-- E --
ears
pain and TMD
endorphins nature's pain reducer
exams
See regular checkups


-- F --
fillings
tooth-colored
flipper
temporary tooth appliance
flossing
pain and TMD, of implants, heart disease preventive, tips and tricks, bad smelling floss, quiz, See also brushing and flossing

fluoride
bottled water, for hypersensitive teeth, in toothpaste, natural toothpaste
food
taste buds, sugar, stain-causing, causing salivating,
hidden sugar, cola drinks, quiz - sugar, to reduce sports breath, chili - nature's pain reducer, See also nutrition


-- G --
gingivitis
caused by plaque during pregnancy
girls
prevalence of juvenile periodontitis in
good health
activity
gums
warning signs of gum disease, bleeding and swollen, antibiotic application, and heart disease, battling with drugs,
care of, infant gum care, seniors, teens


-- H --
halitosis
See bad breath
heartburn
effect on teeth
heart disease
and gums, and plaque,
antibiotic guidelines
hopeless teeth?
never!
hormonal imbalance
causing burning mouth syndrome
hypersensitive teeth
reason for and control of, caused by overbrushing caused by decay, pressure or gum recession


-- I --
illness
heartburn, causing bad breath, causing burning mouth syndrome, reducing risk by being active, heart disease and gums, heart disease and plaque, endocarditis antibiotic guidelines,
diabetes
implants
description description and care, why have one, osseointegration
insurance
reducing dental costs by regular checkups


-- J --
jaw
See TMD
juvenile periodontitis
affecting teens


-- M --
metronidazole
See drugs to fight gum disease
mission
our goals and responsibilities to you
mouthguard
importance, protecting children
mouthwash
use after debridement
medicine mouth
dry mouth side effects


-- N --
nitrous oxide
conscious analgesic
nutrition
kiwi, sugary foods and dry mouth


-- O --
oil of cloves
temporary pain treatment
osseointegration
during implant


-- P --
pacifier
utility
pain
causes, tooth pain from non-tooth causes,
emergency treatments
Paskerian, Dr.
See Dr. Paskerian
periodontal debridement
defense against periodontal disease
periodontal disease
warning signs, causes, diabetes, scaling and root planing, in teens, debridement
periodontitis, juvenile
affecting teens
porcelain crown
advances
porcelain veneer
description
plaque
symptoms and preventatives, effect of cranberries, and heart disease
plaque vs. tartar removed by ultrasonic cleaning
pregnancy
effect on teeth, baby's teeth, avoid flouride toothpaste


-- Q --
quiz
dental knowledge


-- R --
resorption
of replanted teeth
referrals
are important
regular checkups
"insurance" against dental costs, investment tip
rinsing
to dilute stomach acid,
for medicine mouth, when you can't brush, proper technique, as part of dry brushing, to reduce sports breath
root canal
description
root planing
description, debridement


-- S --
saccharin
See artificial sweetener
saliva
DNA testing, salivating
scaling
description, debridement, vs. ultrasonic cleaning
sealants
to reduce cavities, facts about, for hypersensitive teeth
self-screening
for TMD
seniors
dental care for,
taste buds, and smell,
now keep more teeth,
yellow teeth, darkening teeth
sensitivity
See hypersensitive teeth
Silent Night
anti-snoring device
Sjogren's Syndrome
causing burning mouth syndrome
sleep apnea
snoring
smile
making an impression, how men and women notice
smoking
dry mouth
snoring
description,
device to stop, sleep apnea, quiz
sorbitol
See artificial sweetener
sports
mouthguards, sports breath


-- T --
tartar
See plaque
taste buds
description, & smell
teens
gum disease in
teeth
color, chips and cracks, cracks and craze lines, effect of pacifier, hypersensitive, implant replacement, knocked out & replanted, sealants, steps to keep healthy, TV teeth, yellow teeth, missing tooth, quiz, thinning enamel, ultrasonic cleaning
titanium
use in implants
TMD (aka TMJ)
description, successful treatment, self-screening frequency, preventing chronic problems
toothache
emergency treatments
tongue
brushing
toothbrush
feedback for gentle brushing,
bacteria, periodontal disease from sharing, studies regarding, tools for easy care
toothpaste
cranberry, germs from toothbrush, flouride, natural


-- U --
ultrasonic cleaning
to remove tartar, plaque, and calculus


-- W --
whitening teeth
when yellow


-- V --
veneer
See porcelain veneer
vitamins
in kiwis, papayas, mangos, and oranges, during pregnancy,
B deficiency causing burning mouth syndrome


-- X --
x-rays
usefulness,
film, pregnancy
xerostomia
seniors, frequency


-- Z --
Zoom!
description and facts
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