Tag: Gum Disease

Coping with Sexual Misinformation

Coping with Sexual Misinformation Sex, as a conversation piece, is not the best way to break the ice. This topic is still considered taboo for some conservative countries. More so is the idea of incorporating sexual education into the academic curriculum. Former U.S. Surgeon General Joycelyn Elders at a Community Health Centers of Arkansas summit

Soluble Fiber

Soluble Fiber From your dietician, you now probably know the benefits of fiber. Dietary fibers not only promote health, they also help reduce the risk from some chronic diseases. There are two types of fiber found in food. The first is the insoluble fiber which is fiber that cannot be dissolved in water. When insoluble

What are the Factors that Cause Bad Breath?

What are the Factors that Cause Bad Breath? Bad breath can either be a temporary or long-time disorder. Whichever of these two you may have, it is not a pleasing story. Just imagine the embarrassment that this condition will cause you. Not to mention, people may avoid talking to you because of the unpleasant odor.

Ten Sure-Fire Tips For Avoiding Plaque

Ten Sure-Fire Tips For Avoiding Plaque We can all use some foolproof tips for avoiding plaque. Plaque is an aggregation of harmful bacteria that collects on our teeth and gums, showing up as a fuzzy, whitish coating near the gum line. If plaque is allowed to build up and isn’t removed on a regular basis,

Causes of Dog Bad Breath

Causes of Dog Bad Breath Dog bad breath is a fairly common problem that pet owners complain about. One of the most common causes of dog bad breath is some kind of dental problem, which is aggravated by poor oral hygiene. Check the Teeth Bad teeth may cause bad breath. Food stuck between teeth or