Dentists are against the prevalent "cake culture" in workplaces.
A new study shows gum disease can up the risk of mortality present due to Chronic Kidney Disease.
A new study reported that poor people have worse oral health than rich people.
Smoking increases the risk of developing oral human papillomavirus type 16 (HPV-16), according to a new study.
Dental hygienists warn consumers about the potential dangers of using Crest toothpastes that are made with polyethylene.
According to a Gallup poll, one in every three Americans skipped the dentist's office within the past 12 months.
Being lazy can increase the risk of gum disease by up to 40 percent, a new study suggests.
Brushing your teeth does more than prevent cavities; it can also boost heart health.
Poor oral health may negatively affect athletic performance, according to a new study.
Drinking fruit juices can put kids’ teeth at risk for acids and sugars, which can harm their teeth.
Researchers discover evidence that Neolithic ice mummy Ötzi suffered periodontitis, tooth decay and accident related dental damage.
Dental anesthesia given to young children has been linked to missing lower wisdom teeth.
An analysis of existing studies suggests that vitamin D could have the potential to prevent dental caries or tooth decay. The researchers, before concluding the study, analyzed 24 controlled clinical trials, between the years 1920 and 1980, in which approximately 3,000 children from several countries had participated. After the analysis, the researchers have concluded that vitamin D could help prevent tooth decay in 50 percent cases. "My main goal was to summarize the clinical trial database so that we could take a fresh look at this vitamin D question," said Dr. Philippe Hujoel of the University of Washington, who conducted the review.
Dog lovers and owners know how irresistible it becomes to kiss your sweet loyal friend at home, who already seems like a part of the family. Owners mostly become very affectionate with their dogs mentally, as well as physically...But a news study suggests that getting to close to your canine may affect your health.
A new study suggests that coconut could help fight the germs that cause tooth decay.