Author

Iman Zayed, RDH

Iman Zayed, RDH is the Head of Community and Care at Bristle. She is a Registered Dental Hygienist and has worked in a number of roles at leading Dental companies including Dentologie and Boka. She is passionate about improving patient care and making Dental care more personal and approachable.

Articles by

Iman Zayed, RDH

Hydroxyapatite: A new age alternative to Fluoride
What is hydroxyapatite and what does it do? In this article we answer these questions and more about hydroxyapatite and nano-hydroxyapatite.
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Does gingivitis cause bad breath?
Can gingivitis cause bad breath? In this article we'll explore what causes gingivitis, how it is related to bad breath, and how to prevent it.
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A new study suggests variations in the oral microbiome are associated with depression in young adults
A new study examined the differences in the composition of the salivary microbiome in both healthy young adults and those with depression. They found distinct differences in the microbiome make-up, potentially suggesting a connection between the oral microbiome and depression.
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New research suggests oral microbiome differences in patients with Burning Mouth Syndrome
This study investigates the oral microbiome of patients with Burning Mouth Syndrome, a chronic oral mucosa neuropathic pain disorder, to explore if oral microbes may play a role in the condition.
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