Cloudy
18°CFri :Mostly Clear. High: 23 Low: 14

Oral hygiene: 5 home remedies to cure toothache

Oral hygiene: 5 home remedies to cure toothache

Do you feel miserable when you bite into your favourite ice cream and you get a toothache? Toothache is one of the most common problems that is faced by anyone and the worst part is that it attacks without warning.

Toothache is characterised by acute and constant pain in the teeth. If not timely treated, it may be required to be extracted.

Generally, the ache is caused when the tooth starts decaying due to high intake of soft drinks, chocolates, candies, basically sugar in any forms. Hence, it is important to keep a check on this throbbing pain or else it may eventually lead to cavities, gum diseases and other tooth infections.

Here are five easy home remedies to cure toothaches:

Clove oil: This is by far the best home remedy if one is suffering from toothache as it has anti-microbial properties. So, applying a little clove oil on the decayed tooth provides relief from tooth pain.

Raw onion: Chewing raw onions whenever one faces toothache is a good home remedy as onions have antiseptic and antimicrobial properties which kill bacteria in the mouth and reduce pain.

Salt water: Take a glass of warm water and add a pinch of salt into it. Now, rinse your mouth thoroughly with it and you would notice instant relief as it reduces pain and swelling on the nerves.

Aloevera gel: It helps in reducing the pain as when applied on the decayed tooth, it makes that area numb and helps it heal.

Asafoetida and lemon juice: Mix a few drops of lemon juice in asafoetida to make a thick paste. Now, use a cotton swab and apply it on the aching gum to get quick relief.

 

Top Stories

10536-2808-140918-iPhone_6_Plus-Teardown-l

Initially iphone 6 & iphone 6 Plus teardowns uncover high-limit batteries, modified innards

September-19-2014
Nearing hours after Apple dispatched the iphone 6 and 6 Plus on Friday, repair firms and sites are as of now performing
Untitled-5 copy-163781

Last rundown of Bigg Boss 8 candidates uncovered

September-19-2014
Mumbai: The most famous reality TV show ‘Bigg Boss 8′, facilitated by none however the widely adored Salman Khan will go on
hope-whosoever-comes-to-power-will-manage-country-well-says-indra-nooyi_111113095932

Fortune positions Indra Nooyi third most capable ladies ready to go

September-19-2014
New York: Pepsico’s India-conceived CEO Indra Nooyi has been positioned third most compelling businessperson by Fortune, the main Indian-beginning lady on the
Uddhav_Modi_AP_360

Shiv Sena Warns BJP on Seat-Sharing, Says ‘We Are Not Asking, We Are Giving’

September-19-2014
In the round of brinksmanship that the accomplices of 25 years are playing over seat-imparting for the Maharashtra races, the Shiv Sena
980189ac-ecf3-452c-b7a0-3bdc4f505fcdWallpAutoWallpaper2

Movie Review: Fawad Khan, Kirron Kher attempt yet neglect to spare Khoobsurat

September-19-2014
Sonam Kapoor’s Khoobsurat offering Fawad Khan inverse her, hits theaters on Friday. Touted as a redo of Hrishikesh Mukerhjee’s Khoobsurat (1980), the
children

Fighting Parents Can Hurt Emotional Growth of Children

September-18-2014
Wrangling parents put the enthusiastic development of their youngsters in peril, as indicated by another research by New York University. Conjugal issues