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Halitosis (bad breath)
Halitosis - is the medical term for bad breath. Typically, halitosis is a symptom of various diseases of the oral cavity or internal organs, and goes after the cause of the underlying disease.

Oral Hygiene
Twice a day, brush your teeth, interdental spaces, and then rinse your mouth with mouthwash. During the day, after every meal to rinse your mouth with water or a rinse. By following these simple rules, you will be able to maintain a healthy and beautiful smile for years to come.

Gingivitis - an inflammation of the gums, accompanied by swelling, redness and bleeding. It is important that gingivitis is quite often the only sign of periodontitis (inflammation of the tissues surrounding the tooth root, alveolar bone and gums) or periodontitis (inflammation at the same time is less pronounced than the destructive processes).

Changes in tooth enamel
Enamel - an outer protective covering of the tooth crown. Unfortunately, it does not have the ability to regenerate, and therefore in violation of integrity, recovery is possible only by artificial means. The most frequent diseases of tooth enamel can be attributed abnormal abrasion, wedge-shaped defects, cracks, hypoplasia, or hypoplasia of enamel, etc.

Thrush in children (Candidiasis)
Thrush - a defeat of the mucous membrane of the mouth Candida fungi. The disease can occur in both children and adults. In children with normal immune disease is usually mild, does not cause complications and is easily treatable.

Caries (tooth decay)
Caries in Latin means decay, and that word very accurately describes the condition of teeth in this disease. Caries - tooth decay is, which begins with the dissolution of minerals that make up the tooth, followed by the destruction of hard tooth tissues and the formation of cavities.

Jaws - this type of closure of the teeth. Healthy is the "orthognathic bite", in which the upper teeth slightly overlapping the lower. Malocclusion can lead to many dental problems, disorders of diction, breathing and digestion. Modern technologies allow for correction of bite at any age. However, be aware that this is a lengthy process that involves not only a competent physician to the robot, but also the daily work of the patient.

Teeth Whitening
Whitening - lightening the color of teeth is a few shades. Tooth whitening is not curative and preventive, and cosmetic procedures. Therefore, strict indications for bleaching does not exist. Typically, the whitening methods are rather expensive. In addition, they require a doctor's professionalism and patience patient. It should be understood that not always possible to achieve an ideal result. So do not overestimate the possibilities of dentists.

Periodontal disease and Parodontitis
Periodontal disease - a term that reflects systemic noninflammatory lesion periodontal tissues (periodontal). Periodontitis - is inflammation in the surrounding tooth tkanyah.Oba disease in the absence of appropriate treatment can lead to tooth loss in older age, and the young.

Periodontal inflammation is called periodontitis. Periodontium - a connective tissue that fills the narrow space between the tooth and the bone bed (jaw alveolar ridge). In the periodontium are nerves, blood and lymph vessels that nourish the tooth. The main functions of periodontal this absorbing and trophic. When chewing periodontal absorbs the load on the tooth and evenly distributes them to the bone.

Increased sensitivity of teeth
Increased sensitivity of the teeth is characterized by short-term acute pain, which occurs when teeth are exposed to various stimuli. This condition may be a symptom of a number of serious dental disease. It is therefore important time to see a dentist.

Dysfunction syndrome temporomandibular joint
Temporo-mandibular joint (TMJ) is a pair and attaches the lower jaw to the skull. At this joint lies an enormous burden not only associated with the process of chewing, but with speech, mimic facial movements, etc. For various reasons, can develop dysfunction of the ANS, which leads to damage, inflammation, pain and other disorders. Such changes are common and occur in 5-15% of the population.

Stomatitis - the name combines the diseases of the oral mucosa of various origins and manifestations. As a rule, first stomatitis ill at the age of 10 to 20 let.Esli you once chickenpox stomatitis, the probability of disease recurrence is very high, although the frequency of these repetitions are extremely volatile.

Fluorosis - a disease that develops during long-term intake of high amounts of fluorine compounds. There are two types of dental fluorosis: endemic and professional. Endemic fluorosis occurs in certain areas and is associated with the use of water from an early age with a high content of fluorine. Professional fluorosis can occur in people who work in enterprises where the air fluorine content exceeds sanitary standards.