Dr. Giai V. Pham, DMD

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Do I Have Gum Disease?

Do I Have Gum Disease?

A lot of people suffer from gum disease but don’t actually realize it, but thankfully, we are here to help! Gum disease is an unfortunate and harmful infection that affects the gums in a person’s mouth. Are you wondering if you have gum disease? In this article, we go over what gum disease is and…

Biodegradable Chewing Gum Kills Bacteria, Removes And Prevents Plaque

Biodegradable Chewing Gum Kills Bacteria, Removes And Prevents Plaque

Emily Siegel, a University of Pittsburgh senior majoring in chemical engineering and biological sciences, invented a biodegradable chewing gum that kills bacteria and removes and prevents plaque. The gum, called Trek, was developed for an assignment in a product design class that challenged students to think of a problem and come up with a product…