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VITA Calendar 2020 – Good health begins in the mouth! February 2020

VITA Calendar 2020 – Good health starts in the mouth!

From the perspective of the chewing system: the pancreas – a small gland with big impact

The pancreas is only 15 to 20 centimeters long. Nevertheless, this organ plays a crucial role in the absorption of nutrients into the bloodstream because the gland produces enzymes that are able to further break down the food components by chemical means.

Food is first crushed and broken down by the teeth and stomach. The enzymes formed by the pancreas are necessary, however, for the basic components of the food – proteins, fats, and carbohydrates – to be broken down into a form that can be absorbed by the intestinal mucosa. The enzymes are released via the pancreatic duct into the duodenum that immediately follows the stomach in order to exert their effect there.

VITA prosthetic teeth unite function and esthetics

Not only do VITA prosthetic teeth offer a stable chewing function, they also provide the esthetic appearance of natural teeth in all their facets. This is achieved by the consistent imitation of anatomy. Cervical, incisal, and dentine materials are combined in such a manner in the mould during fabrication that pressing produces a highly esthetic and stable unit. With the VITA PHYSIODENS Anterior, inserting the materials by hand turns each tooth into an individual and unique piece of art.

The anatomical layering is imitated in all VITA denture teeth.
The anatomical layering is imitated in all VITA denture teeth.
The anatomical layering is imitated in all VITA denture teeth.
VITA PHYSIODENS Anterior
For the highly esthetic VITA PHYSIODENS Anterior, every prosthetic tooth is a hand-layered, individual work of art.
VITA PHYSIODENS Anterior

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