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Supernumerary Teeth

The presence of any extra tooth in the dental arch, in addition to the normal series of teeth is called the Supernumerary teeth. The Supernumerary teeth develops either from a third tooth bud in the dental lamina or it may develop due to the splitting of a normal tooth bud …

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Macrodontia

Macrodontia refers to teeth which are larger than the normal teeth when compared in size. In this type of developmental defect, the size of the tooth is very large when compared to a normal tooth. Sometimes people are mistaken in thinking that the size of the Jaw is smaller, hence …

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Microdontia

Microdontia refers to the occurrence of small sized teeth in the jaw. It is a developmental defect of the teeth in which the size of the tooth is considerably smaller than a normal tooth. Sometimes it appears as if the tooth is small and sometimes the Jaw appears to be …

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Normal baby temperature armpit

The normal baby temperature armpit is one degree lower than the actual body temperature. There are various ways of measuring your baby’s temperature. The most commonly used method is measuring temperature under the armpit using a thermometer. So it is advisable that when you measure you baby’s temperature by this …

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Baby not eating as much as usual

There are many parents who have established an eating schedule of their baby. This eating schedule contains information on the number of feedings that the baby is taking during the day and at night. If the bay has started taking solids then the feeding schedule will guide on the number …

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Alveolar bone

Alveolar bone is a distinct bone that is thick in comparison to other bones. The purpose of its density is to accommodate teeth and provide support to them. There are certain points in the alveolar bone that connect the muscles to protect the bones and teeth. This bone is also …

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Baby sticking tongue out

Once a child is born, he becomes the focal point of all affection. Every action is scrutinized to the point that sometimes even a slight move out of routine may cause worry. Today we will be discussing one such issue, that is baby sticking tongue out. As babies cannot talk …

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Breast growth during pregnancy

Let us understand how to cope with breast growth during pregnancy. During the first few weeks of pregnancy, breasts become sore and tender. Women may experience pain as the nipples become sensitive. When a woman is pregnant, there are a lot of adjustments going on in her body to make …

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Baby nutrition

New parents are often worried about the baby nutrition. They are not so sure about what to feed and when to feed. So today we will provide you with the complete eating schedule of the baby’s nutrition in a nutshell. Feeding until the baby turns 6 months old Breastfeeding or …

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Breastfeeding vs bottle feeding

Every mother has a right to decide what she chooses for her baby, breastfeeding vs bottle feeding. If she is properly informed and well educated on the matter then she can make her own educated choice. Breastfeeding Feeding your baby can be very rewarding and a time to enjoy a real …

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Alveolar process

The Alveolar process is a portion of mandible and maxilla that forms and supports the tooth sockets or alveoli. It has a narrow distal curvature than the remaining part of the body of the mandible, creating a flat surface in the posterior area between the teeth and the anterior border …

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Preparing for pregnancy

A well balanced and healthy diet is essential for both your well being and that of your baby while preparing for pregnancy. Everything that you eat and drink will also become your unborn child’s nourishment and what you store before pregnancy is important for early fetal development when all the …

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When do babies laugh

If you want to know when do babies laugh, you must refer to the developmental millstones for two to six months old babies. According to the pediatricians, a baby may start smiling as soon as he is born, but the smile maybe more of a reflex action rather than in …

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When do babies learn to smile

When babies smile they brighten up your day and all exhaustion just seems to vanish in no time. If you want to know when do babies learn to smile, you must consult the pediatrician. There are various websites containing useful information about various stages of growth and development of your …

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Top and tail wash for baby hygiene

Top and tail is an important element of Baby hygiene which in turn is one of the most important subject that every new parent must study and learn. Young babies often object noisily to being undressed and immersed in a bath full of water, so don’t feel you have to …

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