Let's face it - despite our best efforts and advancements in dental care, oral diseases remain a stubborn thorn in global health. From cavities to gum diseases, the world is witnessing a concerning spike in dental health issues. The culprits? A combination of factors: changing dietary habits, limited access to quality dental care in certain regions, and sometimes, simply a lack of awareness.
Historically, dentistry has faced an uphill battle in early detection. Many oral diseases are silent offenders, sneaking up on individuals and only becoming noticeable when they're in advanced stages. The challenge has always been: How do we catch and combat these diseases before they escalate?