Everybody has a desire to eat what they wish but sometimes sensitivity makes it unacceptable.
Tooth sensitivity is a common name for dentin hypersensitivity or root sensitivity. If Hot ,Cold, or breathing in cold air makes your teeth or a tooth painful then you have sensitive teeth
CAUSES OF TOOTH SENSITIVITY
Intake of acidic foods, like raw citrus fruits, , aerated drinks, etc can contribute to tooth sensitivity.
Improper brushing techniques can abrade your teeth aggressively… Also using a hard bristled tooth brush can result in tooth sensitivity
When the cavity extends beyond teeth enamel it gradually leads to tooth sensitivity
Gum recession can expose the roots causing sensitivity
Clenching and night grinding can cause wearing of tooth enamel resulting tooth sensitivity
Cracked or split tooth
Teeth whitening therapy
Acidity and gastric reflux
PREVENTION OF TOOTH SENSITIVITY
-using flouride tooth paste
-brushing your teeth using a soft or medium bristled tooth brush.
-abstain from taking highly acidic food and drinks.
-wearing a mouthguard,if you are in the habit of grinding teeth.
TREATMENT FOR SENSITIVE TEETH
Desensitizing tooth paste
Restoration of the lost part
Tooth Sensitivity – Reason & Remedy