Myths & Facts Dental Care - 13


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  • One of the myth like– We should brush our teeth as many time as we can even if it’s 5-6 times a day. While we think that is a good idea, ideally brushing your teeth that many times a day will actually harm your enamel. Excessive brushing is as bad as not brushing or less brushing. But according to dentists, the maximum number to brush your teeth in a day should be 3 and not more than that. You can floss in between meals if you feel like. Read more dental myths on
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Myths & Facts Dental Care - 13

  1. 1. Myths and Facts Clear the Myths & know the Facts about your Teeth & Gums! For more details visit
  2. 2. Myth It is necessary to avoid dental procedures during pregnancy For more details visit
  3. 3. Fact <ul><li>The above notion is not true. Regular dental treatment must not be avoided by pregnant women, but there are a number of procedures, such as X-rays or surgical dental procedures, which must be avoided during the first three months of pregnancy. </li></ul>For more details visit <ul><li>Routine dental procedures can be carried out without any fear. However, major surgical procedure may require medical opinion before treatment. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Myth It is not harmful to whiten your teeth with usual sodium bicarbonate For more details visit
  5. 5. Fact <ul><li>It is, actually, very harmful, because sodium bicarbonate we use for baking has very strong abrasive effects. </li></ul><ul><li>Whitening can be done at home or in the dental clinic but always under the guidance of a qualified professional. </li></ul>For more details visit
  6. 6. About Smile Care Smile Care® has spearheaded the cause of modern dentistry in India through its multitude of activities in the field of dentistry. Smile Care® is involved in Clinical Services, Continuing Education, Clinical Research, Public Awareness and Scientific Publication in the field of dentistry and offers the synergistic benefit of these activities to all its clients. For more details visit
  7. 7. Contact Details Smile Care Clinic Bandra, Vashi, Nashik, Kolhapur Email: [email_address] Tel: 91 -22-26400188 / 83 Fax 91-22-26416342 For more details visit
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