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Oral Diseases

Disorders that limit one’s ability in chewing , biting, smiling, speaking or psychosocial well being

THE IMPACTS OF COVID19 ON YOUR JAW JOINT

“ANY CHANGE, EVEN A CHANGE FOR THE BETTER, IS ALWAYS ACCOMPANIED BY DISCOMFORTS”.                                                                        ARNOLD BENNETT   The coronavirus pandemic has changed the lives and lifestyle of billions around the world. Social distancing, washing and sanitizing hands at regular intervals, wearing a mask while in public are some of the basic protocols to be followed […]

FUNGAL INFECTION IN MOUTH AND SURROUNDING AREAS

INTRODUCTION As a direct result of changes in technology and practices in medicine, the frequency of opportunistic infection has increased dramatically in recent years. Oral fungal infections have increased in frequency as a result of the widespread use of immunosuppressive drug therapies. At one time oral fungal infections were a relatively uncommon event, but with […]

do you have cold sores???

Viruses are submicroscopic structures containing RNA (ribonucleic acid) or DNA (deoxyribonucleic acid). They can reproduce only within the specific living cell. Viruses may be classified according to the nucleic acid present in them. For example, coronavirus, orthomyxovirus, paramyxovirus, rhabdovirus, picornavirus, retrovirus are some of the RNA viruses. DNA viruses include herpes virus, poxvirus, adenovirus, papovirus […]