Provides information on choosing a dentist, oral anatomy, and nutrition; provides a dictionary of dental disorders; and explains dental procedures such as filling teeth, root canals, and proper brushing and flossing techniquesA nonfunctional tooth is often a wisdom tooth that is crooked or lies opposite a space in which another wisdom tooth has already been pulled; it is not involved in normal chewing ... After a tooth is extracted, the adjacent and opposing teeth will eventually move out of normal position and lose function. ... Dry socket, another post-extraction complication, can occur as the result of improper clot formation.
|Title||:||The Complete Book of Dental Remedies|
|Author||:||Flora Parsa Stay|
|Publisher||:||Berkley Trade - 1996|