The last cycle of Aula DENTAID courses, addressed to dental hygienists, takes place during the months of April, May, June and September in a total of 17 cities in Spain under the title “Diabetes and periodontal health: a two-way relationship.” More than 1,300 industry professionals have already attended these training sessions, which began in Seville last April and will finalise in Zaragoza this coming September 17th.
With the arrival of summer, terraces fill up, and ice cream and cold drinks become the most effective remedy to overcome the heat. This feeling can be refreshing for most, but for others, it can be a real ordeal because of tooth hypersensitivity, a problem that affects 1 in every 4 people in Spain.
Perio·Aid is the first antiseptic combination containing Chlorhexidine + Cetylpyridinium chloride, indicated as an adjuvant to the in-office treatment and control of periodontal and/or peri-implant disease.
Periodontal diseases, such as gingivitis and periodontitis, are generally considered chronic diseases that are infectious and inflammatory in nature, located in the tooth support tissues and which potentially cause the loss of teeth. Their primary cause is the accumulation of oral biofilm, both on the inner and the outer surfaces of the gums.
For most patients, using a quality toothbrush is considered the key to the successful performance of good dental hygiene. However, comprehensive oral care requires the use of chemical components found in toothpastes and mouthwashes, because these help to protect teeth and gums by providing different benefits depending on their composition. In this regard, VITIS offers a wide range of products to satisfy people with multiple needs.
Mechanical cleaning with a toothbrush can effectively clean only 60% of the tooth surface, while the remaining 40% corresponds to the interproximal area. [Leer más]