Researchers at the Columbia University College of Dental Medicine have determined how F. nucleatum—a common oral bacteria often implicated in tooth decay
The presence of oral bacteria in so-called cystic pancreatic tumours is associated with the severity of the tumour
This non-surgical intervention is applied in water and can be repeatedly applied to existing implant
Oral complications are rare in women taking medications for postmenopausal osteoporosis
Too many young kids are using too much toothpaste, increasing their risk of streaky or splotchy teeth when they get older
Water with high iron content is one of the main risk factors for the appearance of black stains on dental plaque
Researchers of the Oral Microbiology Group of the CEU Cardenal Herrera University (Valencia, Spain) have published the results of their study on the main risk factors for the appearance of black-coloured stains on gum-adjacent dental plaque
A recent University of Alaska study that found an increase in childhood dental decay in two cities that halted the use of fluoridated water
Dental Our grandparents and parents tell stories about the time when kids routinely had their tonsils removed. But for people born in the 1960s and later, their routine surgery stories are about having third molars, a.k.a. wisdom teeth, taken out.
Dental A new study in the American Journal of Hypertension indicates that postmenopausal women who have experienced tooth loss are at higher risk of developing high blood pressure.
Dental A couple of years ago, the story of a college student 3-D printing his own braces went viral. Fast forward to now and you've likely seen billboards or social media ads for a whole new slate of DIY aligner companies, which cut out the orthodontist chair and send trays straight to your doorstep.