Southern Maine Pediatric Denistry
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Wednesday, October 18th, 2017

Health Related Sciences

  • Learn about bacterial infection in teeth and gums such as Gingivitis, Periodontitis, Caries, Smoking Stomatitis, and Angular Cheilitis.
  • Discover how the acidity  of various foods and beverages, regardless of sugar, effects enamel erosion and promotes cavity formation
  • Witness through science experiments just how sugar plus plaque (bacteria) combines to cause cavities: frequency verses quantity, sticky sugars verses liquid sugars.  Read the label and do the math to “see” just how much sugar is in your favorite pop or breakfast cereal. 
  • Study the internal anatomy of teeth gums and bone: health y vs. unhealthy structures that require various dental restorations, root canals, orthodontics, extractions.
  • Realize small changes in nutrition that make a big difference; changes that promote healthy mouths as well as healthy, strong, lean bodies


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