Tag Archives: decay

Dental caries – decay – cavity – cavities

Managing dental caries

Dental caries – Decay – Cavity – Cavities Dental caries is the name of a disease resulting from ecologic shift within the dental biofilm that we maintain with frequent consumption of fermentable dietary carbohydrates. This results in an imbalance between demineralization and remineralization and eventually in the loss of dental hard tissue. What is dental […]

Peptide P 11-4

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Peptide P 11-4  A novel dental decay treatment to be watched.  This might be better at preventing or repairing minor or early decay rather than advanced decay.  It appears to have been tested on lesions that were just de-calcified areas and not true decay yet.  Not sure how the before and after results were quantified […]