Pregnancy and oral health:
Given the fact that you are already two and wearing a double responsibility, it is necessary to realize the need for a proper diet full of vitamins, minerals and other adjacent elements.
Your dentist can help during pregnancy :
Also, there are recommendations for the care and the maintenance of your teeth health as well as for your children’s teeth . Your dentist can help you with advice on oral hygiene and implementation of a program of prophylaxis to prevent further complications.
What can I do for my teeth?
Mutations of hormonal change during pregnancy lead to modification of the blood vessels and connective tissue. Thus, it can reach a pronounced predisposition to gum inflammation, which is manifested, for example, by repeated bleeding gums. Such inflammation caused by tooth structure can often meet to a pregnant person . The increased appetite and the crave for sweets can lead to decay. On tooth enamel acts with aggressivity the gastric acidity. To remove the danger of tooth decay and gum inflammation during pregnancy you must maintain a strict hygiene of the mouth.
These actions that you have to do are:
Cleaning your teeth after every meal or after eating sweets.
Using a fluoride-rich solutions for cleaning the mouth or a gel for tooth enamel.
Consuming a healthy food for teeth – with very little sugar and fizzy drinks.
Information, advice and regular checkups to the dentist.
How the health for your child’s teeth is formed during your pregnancy :
The basis is the period between the 6th and 8th week of pregnancy, the so-called period of teeth developing. Some small buds are formed in the bell-shaped and it will be the sprouting place for the 20 milk teeth and for the permanent teeth( the 32) that will appear later. The milk teeth are strengthened by storing minerals, gradually, from the 4th month of birth. That is why it is so important a nourishment rich in vitamins and minerals during pregnancy. If you want to fill your diet with a diet rich in minerals and fluoride tablets, you cannot do this without to inquire your doctor or your dentist.
Immediately after the moment of birth, dental alveoli are already prepared to host baby teeth. Regarding the permanent lateral teeth (molars), there are present the cusps. Between the 6th and 9th month of life the first milk teeth appear. After that, it completes the roots. By the 24th month of life are made all the 20 teeth of the deciduous teeth. Immediately after the appearance of the first tooth, your child should be slowly accustomed with the ritual washing of the teeth – for example through a delicate piece of wool or cotton . The teeth cleaning is the foundation for beautiful and healthy teeth that could last a lifetime.