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Why does tooth decay occur?
Why does tooth decay occur?

Why does tooth decay occur? Bacteria in the normal flora of the mouth metabolize food remnants and produce acid. These acids cause roughness in the enamel and cause erosion. This erosion increases in time and create small holes, leading to tooth decay.

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Who develop tooth decay more commonly?
Who develop tooth decay more commonly?

Who develop tooth decay more commonly? Those who consume carbohydrate and sugary foods commonly are under higher risk of decay. Although the saliva creates a defense mechanism against the acid produced by the bacterial plaque, it cannot prevent decays on its own. Diseases that reduce the saliva flow and amount or drugs may fasten decay […]

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Can tooth decays be prevented?
Can tooth decays be prevented?

Can tooth decays be prevented?  Brushing the teeth after the breakfast and before sleeping and use of dental floss every day is the most efficient way. Because of the fact that food remnants accumulate in the recessions in the masticator surfaces and interdental spaces, tooth brushes should be small headed. Inner surfaces of the teeth, […]

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How is tooth decay treated?
How is tooth decay treated?

How is tooth decay treated? Tooth decays occur in patients who do not have well oral care and due to bacterial plaque and food remnants. Carbohydrate dominant nutrition, saliva fluidity, familial factors and oral care are the factors in tooth decay formation. What could be done in order to prevent tooth decays? Teeth should be […]

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What are the substances used for treatment of tooth decay?
What are the substances used for treatment of tooth decay?

What are the substances used for treatment of tooth decay? Zinc involving substances which are usually used temporarily Calcium involving healing substances Silver, tin, zinc, gold involving tough substances Glass, aluminum, phosphate and artificial resin including substances that are usually used in aesthetic purposes Substances containing aluminum silicate glass particles used for various purposes Prepared […]

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