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Dental 101 – All About Tooth Decay and Gum Disease

Webster’s dictionary describes the word”rust” as”an act of passing slowly from a sound or prosperous state to a of perfection; to be slowly diminished; to deteriorate, or to become rotten.” Webster defines the term”disorder” as”a particular destructive process from the entire body with a specific effect and cause; an uneasiness; distress; or any death from the healthy condition.” With all these definitions, we might have the ability to understand the dentist when she or he tells us that a tooth has decayed and the cavity requires a filling, or the gum has a disorder pocket formed around the tooth and space requires a deep cleaning. Unfortunately, these definitions by Webster for the word”decay” and the word”disease” don’t answer the question as to”why” the tooth cavity and the gum developed in the first location. Maybe this article will help you to comprehend and answer this question regarding why you want treatments in the dental area. Continue reading