Skip to main content


In case you missed it

10 Things You Didn’t Know Your Dentist Was Doing At Your Routine Checkup

It is a well known fact that your mouth is the window to your overall health. Every time you go to your dentist, it is not just your teeth that are being checked for cavities, infact the dentist is looking for many more potential problems which may indicate overall health issues in your body. Your mouth can show signs of nutritional deficiencies, illnesses and general infections. Also, a close examination can reveal signs of drug use, domestic physical abuse, harmful habits, addictions and general health status.

Following are the 10 things your dentist is doing at a regular checkup that you may be unaware of :

Smelling your breath : Bad breath (halitosis) can be a red flag that indicates dental problems. Persistent bad breath may be a warning sign of gum disease, ill fitting dental appliances, an infection in the mouth, or cavities. Systemic problems indicated by bad breath include respiratory infections (bronchitis or pneumonia), sinus infections, diabetes (sweet smelling breath), ac…

Latest posts

99 Things I Love - Reflections

That spicy curry may be better than you think - Indian spices & their dental use

Are you brushing correctly?

Being happy never goes out of style - The end of my #100happydays project

Thank you kind stranger- #100happydays - Day 118

Nighttime prayers - #100happydays - Day 117

Secret jokes- #100happydays - Day 116

Saturday gameplay- #100happydays - Day 115

Visarjan : Goodbyes - #100happydays - Day 114

Bappa Morya - #100happydays - Day 113

She’s here : Gauri 🙏- #100happydays - Day 112

Pyjamas are forgiving - #100happydays - Day 111

Sharing is caring - #100happydays - Day 110

The youngest one picks the remote - #100happydays - Day 109

Welcome home Dadda - #100happydays - Day 108

Life's lessons - #100happydays - Day 107

Today I wear this with #pride 🌈 - #100happydays - Day 106

Teacher's Day - #100happydays - Day 105

Que Sera Sera - #100happydays - Day 104

Sugar Rush - #100happydays - Day 103

Thrill Rides - #100happydays - Day 102

Bubbles - #100happydays - Day 101

Growing Pains By Kanika G - Book Review

100 Days of Happiness - #100happydays - Day 100