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Teeth Under the Microscope

Teeth Under the Microscope

We all take a look at our teeth from time to time. Usually in the mornings and evenings after we brush and floss, and maybe throughout the day to make...


Need Another Reason to Quit Smoking?

Need Another Reason to Quit Smoking?

It’s not exactly a shocking revelation that smoking is bad for you. Any time that a warning label has to be put on something that says “this will eventually kill...


Acidic Drinks Cause Tooth Erosion

Acidic Drinks Cause Tooth Erosion

The biggest problem, at least from a dental standpoint, with things like soda and energy drinks, is the high acid levels found in them. It’s not just bad for your...


Can Brushing Keep You Cancer-Free?

Can Brushing Keep You Cancer-Free?

There’s a new reason to take care of your teeth, according to the latest findings from a Japanese research team. A strong link has been found between tooth loss and...


Vitamin D May Prevent Tooth Decay

Vitamin D May Prevent Tooth Decay

According to a new review of existing studies conducted by the University of Washington, Vitamin D may play a leading role in preventing tooth decay. The study included 24 controlled...