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  • poor oral hygiene
  • Poor oral hygiene can, too, according to a new report. (ajc.com)
  • While the scientists do not yet understand why poor oral hygiene is associated with hypertension, they believe those with gum illnesses should monitor their blood pressure more closely and seek dental treatment. (ajc.com)
  • Women with poor oral hygiene may have children with low birth weight. (wisegeek.org)
  • Risk factors associated with gingivitis include the following: age osteoporosis low dental care utilization (fear, financial stresses, etc.) poor oral hygiene overly aggressive oral hygiene such as brushing with stiff bristles mouth-breathing during sleep medications that dry the mouth cigarette smoking genetic factors pre-existing conditions Gingivitis is a category of periodontal disease in which there is no loss of bone but inflammation and bleeding are present. (wikipedia.org)
  • cavity
  • Placement of the swab in the mouth results in dissolution of the polymeric coating by the saliva in the mouth and allows for release of the oral treatment composition into the mouth cavity. (google.com)
  • A dental hygienist or dentist will check for the symptoms of gingivitis, and may also examine the amount of plaque in the oral cavity. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although everyone has a tendency to develop plaque and materia alba, through regular brushing and flossing these organized colonies of bacteria are disturbed and eliminated from the oral cavity. (wikipedia.org)
  • health
  • The Cochrane Oral Health Group found only three studies meeting the criteria for inclusion in their study and found little evidence in them to support claims of benefits from supragingival (above the gum) tooth scaling or tooth polishing. (wikipedia.org)
  • Unlike rubber or cloth toys that your dog may enjoy chewing on and playing with, enzymatic oral hygiene chews provide health benefits as well. (vetinfo.com)
  • Many of these procedures are a normal part of life, while others are proactive steps dentists take to help ensure a lifetime of oral health. (colgate.com)
  • Demonstration on Oral Care Objectives: At the end of 1 hour, the group will be able to conduct health education to grade school pupils regarding personal hygiene and demonstrate handwashing and mouth care to promote health and wellness. (scribd.com)
  • They specifically assessed those with periodontal disease, a gum infection that can be caused by lack of thorough brushing and flossing, and those with good oral health. (ajc.com)
  • Patients with high blood pressure and the clinicians who care for them should be aware that good oral health may be just as important in controlling the condition as are several lifestyle interventions known to help control blood pressure, such as a low-salt diet, regular exercise and weight control," lead author Davide Pietropaoli said in a statement . (ajc.com)
  • Physicians should pay close attention to patients' oral health, particularly those receiving treatment for hypertension, and urge those with signs of periodontal disease to seek dental care," Pietropaoli said. (ajc.com)
  • Likewise, dental health professionals should be aware that oral health is indispensable to overall physiological health, including cardiovascular status. (ajc.com)
  • Interdental brushes are an alternative to flossing, and some oral health specialists prefer this tool, as it is gentler on the gums. (wisegeek.org)
  • Smoking and chewing tobacco are both detrimental to oral health. (wisegeek.org)
  • Beginning in 1914, Bass commenced his investigations on the understanding of Entamoeba gingivalis (Endameba buccalis) in the microbiological flora of the mouth, beginning his interest in oral health. (wikipedia.org)
  • Bass widely promoted means of improved oral hygiene, purposefully avoiding his own personal profit in the interest of public health. (wikipedia.org)
  • He was the 1967 recipient of an award from the Society for Preservation of Oral Health. (wikipedia.org)
  • Sunstar is a Japanese global oral care, health and beauty, chemicals, and motorcycle parts conglomerate with affiliates in 27 countries. (wikipedia.org)
  • This business grew and led to Sunstar's Oral Care and Health & Beauty businesses, which today emphasize the promotion of oral and whole body health. (wikipedia.org)
  • Smiles for Seniors: an oral health program designed to assist dental professionals in working with the needs of seniors. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is the first step in the decline of periodontal health, and the only step which can be fully reversed to restore one's oral health. (wikipedia.org)
  • comprises
  • The present mouth swab is an improved swab-type product which comprises a support stick having a swab mounted on at least one end thereof, the swab being impregnated with an oral treatment composition and being encapsulated with a dry, saliva-soluble polymeric coating. (google.com)
  • An oral hygiene composition comprises an effective amount of an antimicrobial agent in the form of a particulate non-ion-exchanging support material combined with a metal source providing antimicrobial metal ions in use. (google.com)
  • gums
  • The term `oral hygiene composition` as used herein indicates a formulation for use in any form of oral hygiene or dental treatment and includes inter alia dentifrices, mouthwashes, toothpowders, chewing gums, lozenges, mouthsprays, flosses, denture cleansing formulations, tooth paints and glass ionomer cements. (google.com)
  • brush
  • Teens are notoriously concerned with their looks, so appealing to their image can be one way to encourage teens to brush up on their oral hygiene habits. (colgate.com)
  • Making oral hygiene simple, quick and personalized may inspire your teen to brush regularly - and maybe even get to school on time. (colgate.com)
  • saliva
  • The swab is impregnated with an oral treatment composition (e.g., a mouth freshening composition) and is encapsulated with a dry, saliva-soluble polymeric coating. (google.com)
  • 1. A mouth swab comprising a support stick having a swab mounted on at least one end thereof, the swab being impregnated with an oral solution and being encapsulated with a dry, saliva-soluble polymeric coating. (google.com)
  • However, if, after 24 hours in the oral environment, biofilm remains undisturbed by brushing or flossing, it begins to absorb the mineral content of saliva. (wikipedia.org)
  • Through this absorption of calcium and phosphorus from the saliva, oral biofilm is transformed from the soft, easily removable form into a hard substance known as calculus. (wikipedia.org)
  • Braces
  • While typically used by those who cannot floss, such as people with braces, an oral irrigator can be a useful tool for nearly anyone. (wisegeek.org)
  • products
  • It is known to impregnate mouth swab products with suitable oral treatment solutions. (google.com)
  • Such swab products need to be used within a very short period of time to prevent undesirable loss of the oral treatment composition if it is a liquid which can become dry upon being allowed to stand. (google.com)
  • One of the reasons teens might be slacking in the dental care department is the fact that most oral hygiene products aren't exactly tailored to adolescent tastes. (colgate.com)
  • Purportedly created by Dr. J. W. Lyons D.D.S. Elmex - sold since 1962, it is manufactured by GABA International AG, a Swiss manufacturer of branded oral care products. (wikipedia.org)
  • Kolynos as the name of an old-time line of oral care products that was created by Newell Sill Jenkins in 1908 and acquired by Colgate-Palmolive in 1995.Although not now readily available in the US, the brand remains strong in Latin America, and also manufactured in Hungary. (wikipedia.org)
  • composition
  • In an oral composition, however, such organic and inorganic antimicrobial agents present the problem that they are readily displaced from the mouth, and thus from their intended point of action. (google.com)
  • bacteria
  • Replacing these gram positive bacteria of the general oral flora are obligate anaerobic gram negative bacteria. (wikipedia.org)
  • fact
  • In fact, people with the oral condition were 20 percent less likely to have healthy blood pressure ranges. (ajc.com)
  • Market
  • Boston, MA -- ( SBWIRE ) -- 08/01/2014 -- Oral Hygiene in France by Mintel Global Market Navigator provides you with annual year-end market size data, most recently updated in 2014. (sbwire.com)
  • Market size for Oral Hygiene in France is given in EUR with a minimum of five years' historical data. (sbwire.com)
  • daily
  • Most oral hygiene chews should be given daily to offer the maximum benefit for your pet. (vetinfo.com)
  • By making oral hygiene part of a simple daily routine, you can help your teen sneak in regular brushing and flossing along with all the other plans in his or her schedule. (colgate.com)
  • children
  • Determined to fight one of the most preventable diseases among children-dental caries (cavities)-California State University, Northridge professor Terri Lisagor led a team of students in November to rural Guatemala to teach families there about nutrition and oral hygiene and to be a part of a team that provides basic dental services. (csun.edu)
  • Personal Oral Hygiene for Children", Arch. (wikipedia.org)
  • contribute
  • If your teen is self-conscious about his or her smile, whitening toothpastes and mouthwashes can help improve confidence and contribute to a regular hygiene habit. (colgate.com)
  • regular
  • While teens might be perpetually time-crunched, skipping regular oral care to catch a few more minutes of sleep in the morning can have serious consequences. (colgate.com)
  • immunity
  • However, since it does not provide 100 percent immunity from the disease, food hygiene precautions should also be taken into consideration when visiting an area where there is a high risk of becoming infected with cholera. (wikipedia.org)
  • healthcare
  • Because we are committed to improving the oral healthcare knowledge of our patients, we provide a selection of links to other sites you might find interesting and informative. (drkeepers.com)
  • A few months later Optiva Corporation changed its name to Philips Oral Healthcare, Inc. By the end of 2001, Sonicare had become the number-one selling rechargeable power toothbrush in the United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • involvement
  • A more recently proposed classification of oral candidiasis distinguishes primary oral candidiasis, where the condition is confined to the mouth and perioral tissues, and secondary oral candidiasis, where there is involvement of other parts of the body in addition to the mouth. (wikipedia.org)
  • clinical
  • A second review found no clinical evidence for the dynamic fluid activity of the Sonicare toothbrush being more effective in plaque removal than an Oral-B oscillating/rotating electric toothbrush. (wikipedia.org)
  • improve
  • Oral cholera vaccines are increasingly used as an additional tool to control cholera outbreaks in combination with the traditional interventions to improve safe water supply, sanitation, handwashing and other means to improve hygiene. (wikipedia.org)
  • mouth
  • NBOMe is applied to small squares of paper that are commonly called 'tabs' or 'blotters' and can be held in the mouth to allow absorption through the oral mucosa. (equl.com)
  • Treatment includes irrigation and debridement of necrotic areas (areas of dead and/or dying gum tissue), oral hygiene instruction and the uses of mouth rinses and pain medication. (wikipedia.org)
  • usually
  • The virus is usually spread by the fecal-oral route. (wikipedia.org)
  • When bacteria are implicated, they are usually aerobic:[verification needed] Streptococcus pneumoniae Staphylococcus aureus Haemophilus influenzae Pseudomonas aeruginosa They may also be admixed with anaerobic bacteria oral flora: Bacteroides Prevotella Fusobacterium Peptostreptococcus The location is often gravity dependent, and depends on the patient position. (wikipedia.org)
  • various
  • Since licensure of Dukoral and Shanchol, over a million doses of these vaccines have been deployed in various mass oral cholera campaigns around the world. (wikipedia.org)
  • cases
  • Some sources state that erythematous candidiasis accounts for 60% of oral candidiasis cases. (wikipedia.org)
  • Inactivated oral vaccines provide protection in 52 percent of cases the first year following vaccination and in 62 percent of cases the second year. (wikipedia.org)