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Traumatic Injuries as a Result of Braces

Traumatic Injuries of Head and Neck with Orthodontic Braces

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It is quite possible for you to sustain head and neck injuries when you are undergoing an orthodontic treatment. Though you will be as careful, there are chances of you getting hit in the mouth, or sustaining injuries to your face. Orthodontic braces may make your teeth, the gums and bones supporting it and the surrounding soft tissues more vulnerable to damage. If you have sustained any sort of injury, each of these aspects will have to be evaluated by the best orthodontist around.

Possible Damage you may Sustain

Once you begin orthodontic treatment, you will go about your life as normal. However, it is possible that you sustain some injuries. Take a look at some of the possible injuries and the implications:

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Tap Water vs. Bottled Water

What’s the deal with bottled water? It doesn’t have Fluoride in it…

Bottled water has been hailed as a subtle change that allows easy access to purified drinking water. This has led many families to turn off the tap while opting instead to purchase their water in convenient bottles made for on-the-go use.

Unbeknown to many consumers, particularly those who have small children or those already at risk of tooth decay and other oral diseases, bottled water presents a hazard due to the fact that it’s missing one crucial ingredient that teeth need to stay healthy: fluoride.

Why Do People Choose Bottled Water?

The main marketing principle of most bottled water is that it lacks the many contaminants that tap water has. Supposedly superior filtration processes and purer sources of water make it so people don’t have to worry about things like excessive chlorine or other contaminants that can make water taste unpalatable.

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Your Teeth are Priceless

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Smile Quote No. 26: Every Tooth in a Man’s Head is Worth More Than a Diamond

Teeth are certainly essential and once you have gained your permanent teeth they are irreplaceable, through natural processes at least. However, too many teeth can be a problem, especially if you wish to show off your great smile. Overlapping teeth or teeth that are almost on top of each other affect the way you talk, eat and smile. Modern orthodontic techniques at Beecroft Orthodontics can put an end to all your overcrowding problems.

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Smile: A Life Straightening Technique

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Smile Quote No. 20: A Smile is a Curve that Sets Everything Straight

Crooked teeth can stop you from making a neat curve when you smile, but with modern orthodontic techniques your smile can again set everything straight. Beecroft Orthodontics provides a professional service for fixing teeth problems.

Crooked teeth can occur for a number of reasons. These include genetics, when baby or adult teeth are lost too early, gum disease, inaccurately placed crowns or fillings, a misaligned jaw and thumb sucking. Also, if a baby uses a pacifier for too long, this could cause the development of crooked teeth.

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