Mental Health Samples

Mental Health

Poor Dental Health and Mental Illness

Mental Impact of Bad TeethOutline There is a well-documented relationship between physical health and oral health in literature. For example, medical practitioners have reported positive links between heart problems and unhealthy teeth (Sheiham, 2005). In addition, pregnancy issues such as premature birth have also been linked to gum disease.There is also growing evidence that oral health has an impact on our psychological well-being, including how we smile, socialise with others, and express our emotions (Lee, 2007). Having a good set of teeth is a joy to behold. This becomes especially critical as we advance in age. Besides improving our facial appearances,... Read More