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How to prevent Dental Caries? – Dr. Jayaprakash Ittigi

Oral cavity harbors many more bacteria, the bacteria that is the major cause of the dental caries is the streptococcus mutans. These bacteria eats the foods, especially the sugars like candies and carbohydrates and then releases the acids. These acids make a demineralization of the enamel and then starts the cavities. In order to prevent the caries, the person has to brush the teeth twice a day, once in the morning and once before going to bed and also brushing of the tooth along with a toothpaste containing fluoride content is also useful for preventing of the dental caries. The dietary habit of the person, especially minimizing the intake of the sugary foods and taking sugar free candies and avoiding especially the chocolates and sticky food and also avoiding the dental caries. Also chewing the sugar free gums also is going to prevent the dental caries especially sugar free gums like chewing gums acts like a best cleansing in the oral cavity and also drinking plenty of water in order to prevent he xerostomia or the dryness of the mouth. Where the patients are having xerostomia or the dryness of the mouth, we can use artificial saliva and make the hydration of the patient by giving plenty of water. One more habit to prevent dental caries is the quitting of the bad habits like smoking and using of tobacco and regular dental checkups and regular dental visits can prevent the dental caries. Not only preventing of the dental caries, it also strengthens the teeth by using the dental floss and also using dental tools like cleaning instruments like oral prophylaxis and thorough gum cleaning and also thorough gum massaging also can prevent the dental caries. About the dietary habit of the patient once the patient, after the patients has had every meal, they have to wash their mouth thoroughly with the tongue cleaning agents and the tooth brushes or any agents which is going to clean up the teeth.

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