Nowadays, the food we consume is substantially changed in relation to the one which was once eaten. Namely, our diet is no longer based on raw, hard foods which demand a lot of chewing. Instead, we often eat softer food which does not need to be mechanically processed for long. Therefore, this leads to the […]
Strawberries are brimming with gum–building vitamin C that maintains your gums' strength & integrity. Citrus fruits strengthen blood vessels & connective tissue. Fresh cranberries interrupt the bonding of oral bacteria. Folic acid promotes a healthy mouth & supports cell growth. Sesame seeds reduce plaque & help remineralize tooth enamel. Gargling with sesame oil was just as effective as using chlorhexidine mouthwash in reducing plaque, gingival & the total bacterial count.
Gold almond-shaped pendant in opus interrasile, embossed and chased with a symmetrical foliate design; in the centre of the openwork plaque is an almond-shaped hole edged with square-toothed wire; an amethyst, pierced longitudinally, is threaded on a wire soldered above and twisted below the hole; connecting the edge of the plaque to a contiguous strip of gold are six loops through which is threaded a wire strung with seed-pearls. Early Byzantine 7thC.