sticky food

Any food—e.g., gummy bears, jelly beans, chewing gum, chewy chocolates—which should not be consumed post procedure—e.g., placing of a temporary filling or crown; sticky foods tend to pull out anything not permanently anchored in the gums

sticky food

Dentistry Any food–eg, 'gummy bears,' jelly beans, chewing gum, chewy chocolates–proscribed post procedure–eg, placing of temporary crown–SFs tend to pull out anything not permanently anchored in the gums
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Rest and avoiding chewing gum or sticky food are all that may be needed to relieve TMJ symptoms.
Experts said parents should be extra wary of sweet sticky food that can get stuck in the grooves of the teeth and always provide water so that sugars and acids can be washed away.
Bulk product, especially sticky food product, can adhere to the conveyor belt and be difficult to release at the appropriate time, resulting in product loss and various housekeeping and conveyor maintenance problems.
So the best foods to cook in a non-stick pan are things like fish, egg and other sticky food.
Line trays with wax paper or bamboo leaves when cooking pungent or sticky food so that the taste does not get absorbed into the bamboo.
Nevertheless, the CBR is likely to take comfort in the somewhat solid headline number and postpone base rate cuts further into Q3, especially in the light of stubbornly sticky food inflation.
Brushing your teeth twice a day and avoiding sticky food are the first two easy steps towards it.
The compression roller is used for pressing biscuit crumbs, a somewhat abrasive and sticky food compound.
Soft and sticky food (like nutrition bars), which tend to remain in the grooves of the teeth, are also a culprit and can lead to tooth and gum problems.
In addition, we recommend specifically that food, particularly sweet and sticky food, only be sold and eaten in clean areas of the farm.
Explain that the germs that live on our teeth make acids as they digest the sticky food and sugar that get stuck to our teeth when we eat.
I keep off oily, sticky food. I love pastry but I just mustn't eat it.