Dental Care During Pregnancy
Bacteria from the oral cavity enter the bloodstream andLymphatic system and are carried with blood and lymph flow throughout the body. Thus, the risk of infection of internal organs, including pelvic organs, increases. As a result, secretion of the prostaglandin hormone increases, an increased level of which can provoke premature birth. To protect yourself from this, create proper dental care during pregnancy and on time visit the dentist (at 6-8, 16-18 and 26-28 weeks of pregnancy). An individual dental treatment program can be recommended by your doctor.
How right? Pick up toothpaste and brush with bleeding gums?
Bleeding gums - an occasion immediatelyAddress to the attending physician, find out its cause and eliminate it. With one brush and paste, the problem can not be solved. But their selection also matters. In case of gum disease, it is better to use a soft toothbrush, and to choose a paste it is preferably anti-inflammatory: it contains substances chlorhexidine or triclosan, which contribute to the elimination of inflammatory processes. However, such pastes can be used no longer than two or three weeks, until the condition of the teeth and gums is adjusted. Excess of the limit can cause an imbalance in the microflora of the oral cavity. The first of the toothpastes with anti-inflammatory effect, which the Association of Dentists recommends to use constantly, is "Parodontax". It contains 70% of the active ingredients that take care of your teeth. Essential oils of natural herbs ensure the safety of this remedy, promote local immunity in the oral cavity, fight inflammations and bacteria of the teeth. Pleasant bonus: this paste with optimal abrasiveness spares tooth enamel, while strengthening the gums. Its salty-tart flavor strengthens the salivation, thanks to which the teeth are self-cleaning from plaque.
Are there any special recommendations On the care of teeth and gums for smokers?
In most cases, even with careful careTeeth smoker look worse than a man without bad habits, because the hobby for tobacco contributes to the formation of plaque and dental calculus. If there are no contraindications, I would recommend that you use a paste with an abrasive (cleaning) effect and hard toothbrushes. And do not forget to visit the dentist once in three months.
What are the reasons The appearance of bad breath? What means for dental care during pregnancy can it be eliminated?
Unpleasant odor from the mouth, or halitosis, can beThe result of poor oral hygiene, a signal of problems with the stomach, intestines, ENT organs (rhinitis, pharyngitis, tonsillitis and others). Halitosis can also provoke bad habits - smoking, alcohol plus the use of certain medications. All these factors can reduce salivation, which means that teeth slowly self-cleaning, they are left on the plaque, which gives an unpleasant smell. You need advice from a dentist. The complex of preventive procedures usually includes hardware cleaning, correction or replacement of substandard crowns and seals, cleaning of carious sites. When halitosis in hygiene procedures, be sure to use dental flosses (threads) to clean the interdental space, and also pay attention to cleaning the tongue and cheeks.
By what features You can determine in your own gingivitis (inflammation of the gums)? What if I already have this diagnosis?
Symptoms of gingivitis - inflammation, redness, puffiness and bleeding gums.
Causes of its occurrence - disruptions in the endocrine system, diseasesGastrointestinal organs, hypovitaminosis, infections and hormonal disorders during pregnancy, as well as inadequate oral hygiene, uneven teeth, teeth or gums injuries. The program for fighting this disease will be developed for you by a dentist. Your task is to use anti-inflammatory toothpastes, for example "Parodontax", and follow the recommendations of a specialist. Dental care during pregnancy is an important component for the health of your future baby.