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Researchers Examine New Materials for Dental Implants

Researchers Examine New Materials for Dental Implants

Dental implants are one of the great innovations of modern dentistry, and they are the most durable, comfortable and natural-looking solution for replacing missing teeth. But that doesn’t mean experts...


Risks of Overbleaching Your Teeth

Risks of Overbleaching Your Teeth

There are a number of professional and over-the-counter teeth-whitening solutions designed to remove discolouration and stains and brighten your smile. But the overuse or misuse of these products can also...


Smiling could Improve Your Business Success

Smiling could Improve Your Business Success

A friendly smile may be a secret to business success, according to a growing body of research. Of course, a healthy smile is every bit as important as a welcoming,...


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...


Scientists Use Ancient Dental Calculus to Learn about the Past

Scientists Use Ancient Dental Calculus to Learn about the Past

Plaque may be bad for your teeth, but it also makes an excellent time capsule, as scientists recently learned while studying the dental calculus (fossilized plaque) of skeletons thought to...


Finding Treatment for Your Dry Mouth

Finding Treatment for Your Dry Mouth

Xerostomia, or chronic dry mouth, affects about 10% of the general population. At times, it can make it difficult to speak and even lead to malnutrition. Salivary gland dysfunction can...


When Teeth Are Damaged

When Teeth Are Damaged

Pro-athletes are excellent examples of what not to do when you damage a tooth. The Brooklyn Nets power forward, Reggie Evans’ live TV demonstration last year showed the world (and...


Is the Tooth Fairy On Strike in England?

Is the Tooth Fairy On Strike in England?

Anytime a vital service or age old institution is shut down or interrupted, it’s a huge inconvenience for anyone no matter what country you are in. Recently, in Great Britain,...


Top 5 Best Innovative Toothbrush Designs

Top 5 Best Innovative Toothbrush Designs

When it comes to toothbrushes you may think that if you’ve seen one, you’ve probably seen them all. Well, we are glad to inform you that just isn't the case....


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...