Laughter - The Best Medicine :
A patient walked in a dental
college and hospital for Polishing and Fluoride application . He
looked around and saw all the graduate students surrounding him
wearing glasses. He asked a pupil.....
Is it a prerequisite that every BDS student should have a poor
(It took time for the budding dentist to convey him that all of them
were wearing safety glasses)
Gingivitis May Decrease Sperm Count
The to British Dental Health Foundation has announced that
infertile men or men with lower sperm count tend to suffer from
gingivitis . Dr.Nigel Carter the chief of foundation has expressed
‘Brushing your teeth may not sound sexy, but this study shows its
importance to male fertility."
The study conducted by the
Bikur Holim Hospital, Jerusalem, and the
Hebrew University Hadassah School of Dental Medicine found that more
than half the men with low sperm counts or no sperm at all displayed
developed gum disease. Half of the sample who had no sperm count had
chronic periodontal Disease.
Select Defence in maintainance of
better Oral hygiene in Orthodontics Patients
"SELECT Defense" is the next big thing in the world of orthodontics
.The Oral hygiene issues concerning us and the patietnts during
orthodontic treatment may be reduced with the application of this
new product from Class 1 Orthodontics. Select Defense is used
to coat the brackets , ligature ties etc which in turn reduces the
plaque deposition .
ClassOne received FDA clearance in July 2008 to market SELECT
Dentists Are Said Prepared To Treat Wounded Of War - March 18 1942
The above link takes you to a press release a member of the
ABO , where in he says how dentists can treat the facial
wounds of the people injured in the world war II .