What is periodontitis?

Periodontitis or gum disease is a common infection that damages the soft tissue and bones that support the tooth. Without treatment, the alveolar bone around the tooth is slowly and progressively lost. The name periodontitis means inflammation around the teeth. Microorganisms like bacterium stick to the tooth’s surface and to the pockets that surround the […]

Traditional diet guidelines

Ayurvedic diet This nutrition theory, named after a collection of textbooks on ancient Indian medicine, is based on traditions over 4,000 years old. Accordingly, physical and psychological bodily processes are governed by three life energies (doshas), each of which has its own individual combination. Each of the three doshas (Vata, Pitta, and Kapha) consists of […]