DentalDost, founded by Bhanushali and Rajat Kabade, enables those at home to assess their oral health using a 24/7 helpline and an app. The software uses imaging, quizzes, and instructions which allow individuals to examine their oral cavity from teeth and gums to the palate, and check for various disorders including Black Fungus. DentalDost is said to be receiving over eight suspected cases of Black Fungus every week.
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Electric toothbrushes are more effective in removing plaque and prevention against cavities and gingivitis, suggested American Dental Association’s periodontist Sally Cram. Although manual toothbrushes cost less, Sally endorsed electric ones as the former lag in cleaning hard-to-reach spots unless it is small sized. Moreover, oscillating and vibrating head with softer bristles in electric ones make it better for children and senior citizens.… read-more
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