Wisdom Teeth : Signs to Watch Out For.
Dr. Vibha Jain Extracting decayed teeth and replacing them with dentures were the prime areas of focus for dentists and their patients in India until a few decades ago. As these treatment methods prevailed for the longest time, so have the myths surrounding them. Today I would like to clarify some of the myths surrounding […]
India and Tobacco
Dr. Akanksha Jaiswal While the author has had excellent role models in her teachers at dental school, there are many myths and misinformation about tobacco that need to be talked about. Consider this – about 26.7 crore (or 267 million) people ages 15 and above in India use tobacco (smoking or smokeless) according to […]
Scaling : Should You Get it Done?
Dr. Vibha Jain For many of us, the first dental visit can range from our late teens to early twenties, sometimes later than that. Tooth care rituals generally involve brushing once (or twice on special days), and looking for that precious bottle of laung ka tel (clove oil) in the event of a toothache. Unbearable […]