Monthly Archives: February 2011

Dental Health Problems and Precautions

Dental health

Dental Health Problems

All our life we spend 1,000s of hours expressing our thoughts and feelings through our mouth and the same mouth is also used to feed ourselves to survive. Thus our mouth functions as the outlet to our thoughts and inlet to food for our survival. We use the same mouth to abuse someone and also abuses the mouth by not taking good enough care of it. Over one’s entire lifetime, people develop a variety of oral habits like smoking; chewing betel nut, tobacco; relishing sweet products. Each potentially a harmful habit, when they do not find time to take care of their oral cavity – mouth, gums, and teeth. Yes, ‘time’, because during the daytime, we all would be talking, eating, and drinking something. Thus the circulation of saliva does not allow the formation of patches of starch or sugar on or between teeth. But during the night as we sleep the mouth is immobile and the saliva circulation is negligible. This leads to the formation of the debris of starch and sugar between teeth. Over a period of time, this forms the tartar and plague. Continue reading

President of Guyana Mr. Bharrat Jagdeo visits Vydehi

February 3, 2011 – His Excellency Mr. Bharrat Jagdeo, President of Guyana visits Vydehi Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Centre

His Excellency Mr. Bharrat Jagdeo, President of Guyana along with Hon’able Dr. Bheri S. Ramsaran Minister in Ministry of Health, Government of Guyana, on their day long visit to Vydehi Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Centre (VIMS & RC) on February 3, 2011. During his visit to the Institute Mr. Bharrat Jagdeo and Dr. Bheri Ramsaran, were shown around the Institute by the Director Mrs. D. A. Kalpaja and team of doctors, related to infrastructure, medical facilities, and administration and functioning within the Institute. Various issues were discussed by His Excellency Mr. Bharrat Jagdeo and Hon’ble Dr. Bheri Ramsaran with the Hon’ble Chairman Dr. D. K. Audikesavulu and the team of VIMS & RC. Continue reading