26
Dec

Brookfield CT Dentist Offers Professional Dental Implants

Are you embarrassed by a tooth lost due to periodontal disease or some sort of injury? You may be a candidate for a dental implant. What are dental implants?

Dental implants, known more technically as root-form endosseous implants, are used to support crowns, dentures, or implant-supported bridges. In other words, dental prostheses. This includes replacing one or more teeth, all of your teeth, ridge modifications and sinus augmentations. Root-form endosseous means that the ‘root’ that will be implanted resembles the actual tooth root and can be accepted and integrated into the jaw bone. A Brookfield CT dentist, such as New England Dental, can perform the procedure for you.

Used to restore your teeth to a more natural state, dental implants are a long-term solution. They are a healthy and secure alternative to dentures and other prostheses. Not only do they provide you with natural-looking tooth replacements, and allow you to retain your natural, beautiful smile, but they will last facilitate the natural speaking and eating that is often inhibited by tooth loss or dentures.

How is it done? In most cases, parts of the tooth to be replaced still remain in the mouth, and the first step would be to extract those portions to prepare for the implant.

Next, a type of bone graft is placed, and the patient is given a few months to recover.

Once enough strong bone is present for the implant, it is placed with a special drill and tools. The gums are sutured and a temporary denture can be placed while the patient heals another two to six months. Various checkups will take place to ensure that the implant is being correctly integrated and accepted into the jaw bone.

Finally, when the implant is correctly healed and has integrated into the jaw, a prosthetic tooth or crown is placed, and your smile is complete.

12
Dec

Why Work Out From Home?

Most people who want to stay in shape will either run or jog in the mornings and then go to an exercise place that they pay for in the afternoons or evenings.  These gym memberships can be rather expensive on a monthly basis, however, and so more and more people are realizing the convenience and cost effectiveness of working out from home.  If you have the right equipment in your home, you can get just as good of a workout, if not better, in your home than you can from paying for a monthly membership.  Because of the growing and expanding technology in the fitness industry, this has become something that many people are seeing the benefits from, and we can only hope that it is an industry that continues to grow as more people find the convenience of these sorts of home workout systems.

The fact of the matter is that it is much more difficult to get motivated to drive somewhere in order to work out than it is to simply do it from your home.  If you only have to walk into the next room in order to get a full body workout, it is much more likely that you will be able to do it more often and on a more regular basis.  This is why I always recommend this particular option to anyone who is serious about getting in shape and staying in shape.  It really is the best option for anyone out there who is truly committed to living as healthy a life as is humanly possible.

Rather than pay those monthly fees, bring that gym home to you with some excellent systems that will help you to get yourself into the best shape that you have ever been in.