sleep disorders

Sleep disorders in early childhood: what to do

Sleep disorders can also affect children Many children, even very young ones, snore habitually, others intermittently, and not necessarily in the presence of obstructive sleep apnea syndrome - OSAS. However, among these snorers, there are some who have a real reduction in the air they breathe due to real interruptions in breathing during sleep. In practice, there is a temporary ...

Trigeminal neuralgia or tooth problem?

Trigeminal neuralgia: what are we talking about? The inflammation of the trigeminal nerve, better known as trigeminal neuralgia, is a painful and chronic syndrome. It affects a pair of nerves located in a symmetric way on the left side and right side of our head. The inflammation frequently affects the right side and female subjects over 50. In rare cases, the ...

Food disorders: effects on our teeth

The incidence of food disorders has increased in the last few years. This is why the smile specialists have a very important role on prevention and patient treatment.           Reading the signs The signs of the consequences of food disorders in the oral cavity are many and affect not just our teeth, but also the mucosa, ...

Missing tooth: why to replace it

That missing tooth which leaves an obvious hole... Have you lost a tooth, maybe in a spot in the mouth which is not very evident, and laziness has made you wait before deciding to replace it? Even if the "hole" is not noticeable, we strongly advise you not to let time pass. Unfortunately, the lack of a dental element (edentulism) ...
wisdom teeth

Should wisdom teeth always be removed?

Wisdom teeth can be the cause of many disturbs. They can wedge in, get inflamed or not have enough space and cause pain in swallowing, alterations in diction and chewing. However, they should not always be removed... When and who to rely on to understand what to do? Wisdom teeth are actually a legacy of the past. Just think that ...

Mom I’m scared of the dentist! 1 visit recommendations

How can we calm our kids before a dental appointment or surgery? Most moms often need to manage their scared kids at the dental office and sometimes kids scream, do not want to sit down and won’t open their mouth… Doctor Pamela Parolin, specialized in Pediatric Orthodontics at the Centro Ortodontico Vicentino tells us why most of them are afraid ...
trauma dentale

Dental accidents. What should we do in case of a dental trauma?

Dental accidents inside the mouth can often happen to kids who have just started walking or to very lively ones. Reason why it is important to keep calm and, when a kiss and some ice are not enough, a few notions on first aid become useful, so that we are able to block bleeding until we reach the hospital or ...