Oral hygene is a basic pillar to the attainment and maintenance of over all general health.In fact,scientific
studies have concluded that the health of the oral cavity and and the teeth within it have a direct impact on the human body's
cardiovascular system,immune system,respiratory system and nervous system.
It has been found that bacteria not kept in check by the friendly bacteria in the mouth have found their
way to the heart muscle and neurological tissues;therefore,as the main gateway to the body,the mouth must be taken care of
The anatomy of the human oral cavity (the mouth) is composed as follows:
1. upper and lower lips
The main factors in determining a positive outcome in the health of the oral cavity are as follows: