The prevention of tartar (Scaling and dental plaque)

The prevention of tartar (Scaling and dental plaque)

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The build-up of tartar on the teeth promotes the development of multiple periodontal diseases such as gingivitis and periodontitis, as well as bad breath and toothache.

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A good dental hygiene i zdrava ishrana are the main measures that prevent the build-up of dental plaque and therefore the formation of tartar.

Measures to prevent the appearance of tartar and complications

  • Brush your teeth at least twice a day with a toothbrush that is not too wide for the mouth and includes soft, rounded bristles. Use fluoride toothpaste.
  • Floss regularly, ideally twice a day.
  • Regularly consult a dentist or dental hygienist for a usmeni ispit and teeth cleaning.
  • Jedi zdravo and reduce the consumption of sugar which promotes tooth decay.
  • Izbjegavajte pušenje.
  • Encourage children to brush their teeth 2-3 times a day. If necessary, provide assistance with brushing until they do it independently.

 

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