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Why dental community is an easy target for coronavirus?
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Why dental community is an easy target for coronavirus?

Health care workers are the soldiers on the front lines fighting with this contagious disease, especially dentists. By Suhaib Ahsan The general public may not be aware of the realities of health care in general and certainly not during this pandemic. As pandemic disease COVID-19 is spreading rapidly. Hospital staffs such as doctors, dentists and…

How dentists can prepare against COVID-19?
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How dentists can prepare against COVID-19?

Recently, the city of Wuhan gave rise to a mutant version of coronavirus commonly known as Coronavirus disease (COVID-19).  This zoonotic species can be transmitted between the animals and humans such as bats that are involved in the current spread. Contagion spreads through direct contact with the infected person and contaminated objects such as metal…

COVID-19: Dental community ready to face new challenges?
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COVID-19: Dental community ready to face new challenges?

Since its outbreak, COVID-19, an infectious disease caused by the most recently discovered coronavirus, has spread across the globe to an extent that WHO has declared it as a pandemic. By Dr Sumaiya Hasan COVID-19: Fast and Furious Owing to its rapid transmission from infected animal or person, COVID-19 poses a serious threat to the…

COVID-19: ADA urges to provide Dental emergency treatment only
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COVID-19: ADA urges to provide Dental emergency treatment only

In the wake of risks posed by the recent outbreak of COVID-19 and the growing health concerns, American Dental Association (ADA) has released some guidelines to provide better guidance to the dentists in determining a need for patient’s urgent or emergency care. By Suhaib Ahsan Though ADA recognizes that every country and their dental associations must…

Can Home Remedies Really Work For Healthy Teeth?
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Can Home Remedies Really Work For Healthy Teeth?

All over the world, people spend billions of rupees on their teeth whitening and healthy gums, including at-home oral hygiene products. By Suhaib Ahsan There are variety of products available in the market to choose from when it comes to oral care products. However, most of the products consists of different kind of chemicals, which…

COVID-19:What to do if you get ‘sick’?
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COVID-19:What to do if you get ‘sick’?

With the recent surge of COVID-19 in country, many people are confused about the symptoms and preventive measures of the ‘pandemic’. While the treatment of coronavirus is still underway, the only method to stay protected is prevention. But what if the virus still manages to contract you? Call COVID-19 Control Room If you think you…

Preparing for COVID-19: Everything a dentist should know
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Preparing for COVID-19: Everything a dentist should know

After spreading its footprints on the global map, Coronavirus has finally reached Pakistan. With over 304 cases reported, panic and restlessness among masses is evident. The major industry getting hit by this ‘pandemic’, includes hospital care, dentists being the easiest target for the highly contagious Coronavirus. By Dr Muattar Hanif With all this in backdrop,…

Can face mask really works against COVID-19?
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Can face mask really works against COVID-19?

As the coronavirus started in China, face masks have gone from something you normally see on your dental clinic to be a sold-out commodity in market because of its high demand. By:- Suhaib Ahsan According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, patients confirmed or suspected with coronavirus can all be benefited from masks, which may help…

6 Surprisingly Effective Home Remedies for a Toothache
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6 Surprisingly Effective Home Remedies for a Toothache

Pain in any part of the body is unpleasant. It indicates underlying illness or injury which can be mild or severe. Pain can affect a person’s ability to function in the society and can even disturb one’s routine tasks such as eating, working and sleeping. There are certain health conditions which are unquestionably agonizing. Toothache…

How to get your confidence back with brighter teeth
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How to get your confidence back with brighter teeth

We all know that teeth help us talk and chew food, but they also come with another benefit. They can easily make or break your ‘first impression’. By Javeria Ali Chaudhry According to the American Academy of Periodontology, 50% of people say that smile is what they notice first about another person. The statement proves…


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