As a child, have you ever prayed to your “Tooth Fairy”, to give back your milk teeth once after it is fallen? She must have heard your wish! Due to advancements in science and technology, your wish of getting your missing tooth replaced has been made possible. There are multiple choices in which you can choose from it, whether you want a permanent fixture? Or temporary ones? Science and advanced technology have all the answers.
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A perfectly aligned pearly white Hollywood smile is a dream for all of us. Many of us are born with teeth that are not aligned perfectly. Research proves that teeth that are overlapping are difficult to clean in-between and they are more prone to decay or gum infection leading to a shorter life span. A 13-year follow up research conducted in Finland showed a sixty to one hundred and forty percent increase in risk for heart disease in patients who had a loss of five or more teeth. The research found correlations between missing teeth and diabetes, heart disease and death so much so that that multiple missing teeth can be an indicator of chronic diseases.
While an overlapping upper canine is considered lucky, in some regions, it’s possible that that lucky tooth may cause decay or gum infection in two more adjacent teeth. Such decay in overlapping teeth may occur as early as early or mid twenties. Continue reading Why teeth alignment is related to your Heart ?