Oral Care Glossary
Dentists and Hygienist have a language all their own. This guide breaks down the professional terminology into everyday language.
Vitamin D is important for bone health, but it also improves a variety of illnesses such as inflammation, multiple sclerosis, seasonal disorders and depression. Epidemiological studies have shown that a low level of vitamin D increases the risk of osteoporosis, Type 1 diabetes, multiple sclerosis, some common cancers, Crohn's disease, hypertension and cardiovascular disease. People can get vitamin D from exposure to sunlight several times per week, diet (inclusion of milk, eggs, fish liver oil) and vitamin supplements.