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How Does Dietary Calcium Benefit The Teeth
Prevents Ca loss: Calcium is an essential mineral for the function of all cells, and the body maintains blood levels of calcium in a narrow range. If the amount of calcium taken in doesn't keep up with the losses, the body pulls calcium out of the bones and teeth to keep the blood levels where they belong. So providing enough calcium from foods or supplements keeps more calcium in the bones & teeth. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Are there any vitamin supplements that you can take that benefit your teeth? Strengthen them? Would calcium help? Or such a thing as regenerating?
Can you loose calcium in you teeth which causes yellowing? I haven't been eating a lot and my teeth got extremely yellow.
possible: One scenario where this would be true is when an issue such as an eating disorder or rampant gerd might allow stomach acid to dissolve surface enamel from teeth removing a white covering over underlying yellow dentin. More commonly, poor oral hygiene and diet choices cause extrinsic staining which can be controlled by getting regular professional cleanings. A dental exam will help you understand. ...Read more
101: Someone once wrote an article entitled 101 reasons why you may have whiite spots on your teeth. They range from bumps & bruises while teeth are still under the gum developing, to too little or too much fluoride, to beginings of decay that become arrested (hard again) with improved hygiene habits. It shows there are alot of reasons but none come with an exclusive label. ...Read more
Calculus: Is the term for a harder (than plaque) deposit that many people get on their teeth. This should be scraped off in periodic dental cleanings. The cause is the continual accumulation of minerals from saliva on plaque on the teeth. Its rough surface provides an ideal medium for further plaque formation, threatening the health of the gingiva (gums). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I had braces and process is just at end stage.what will be useful to make strong teeth ? Any medicine? Food? Calcium food?
My daughter is 10months old till now NO TEETH came. Continuously giving her calcerea phosp ie. Calcium, but no teeth's yet. Pls suggest?
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