First the dental plaque: Dental plaque is a film or mass of bacteria that grows on surfaces within the mouth. It appears or can be identifies as a while/pale yellow “ Layer of Slime ” found between two teeth. This may appear dark brown or black in case some smokers and individuals who may refrain from regular dental check-ups or cleaning (scaling) as and when required.
A dental plaque deposit gets harder with time if not treated (scaled out timely) and occasionally your dentist may need a 90 bend tool to scrape or pull this thing between your through to get this stone hard thing away from you, leaving you bleeding but smiling eventually.
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Adults and children should reduce their daily free sugar intake to less than 10% of their total energy intake, according to a new guideline from the World Health Organization.
“We have solid evidence that keeping intake of free sugars to less than 10% of total energy intake reduces the risk of overweight, obesity and tooth decay,” says Dr. Francesco Branca.
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Women who have the highest levels of endocrine-disrupting chemicals (EDCs) from a wide variety of common household and personal-care products enter menopause anywhere from 1.9 to 3.8 years earlier than those who have lower levels of EDC, a cross-sectional sample of US women is showing.
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