All Oral Care Information articles

July 2014

Dr. Katz Oral Care formulas now at Boots in the UK!
July 31, 2014 - Fresh Breath Happenings

Scared of Receding Gums? Here's What You Should Know
July 30, 2014 - Fresh Breath Happenings
Worried that your gum line is gradually eroding? There are ways to help.

Most common dental injuries in youth sports
July 29, 2014 - Fresh Breath Happenings
The American Dental Association estimates the use of mouth guards by student athletes has prevented an average of 200,000 injuries per year in high school and college football alone.

Prepping your oral health for summertime travel
July 24, 2014 - Fresh Breath Happenings
Many of us tidy up around the house before leaving for vacation, but do you have a similar oral health regimen? 

Study: Scientists inching closer to better oral cancer prevention
July 23, 2014 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
Oral cancer is a major health concern in the U.S. that is costly and highly preventable. 

5 Things to Avoid at the Summer Barbecue to Stay Kissable
July 23, 2014 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
Barbecue season is upon us. Between the balmy temperatures, breezy summer evenings and get-togethers with friends, our backyards turn into grill hot spots. But all of this finger food brings along a new summer foul: bad breath.

Top tips for eliminating dog breath
July 22, 2014 - Fresh Breath Happenings
Don't let your furry friend develop oral issues later in life - begin a healthy, doggie-friendly oral care routine today. 

Dental care of prehistoric humans revealed
July 21, 2014 - Fresh Breath Happenings
To have stronger and healthier teeth, you might want to start eating like a caveman. 

What is root planing?
July 18, 2014 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
Don't skip on brushing and flossing - you don't want to encounter root planing in your future. 

Your Oral Health Affects Work Productivity
July 17, 2014 - Fresh Breath Happenings
Want to be better at your job? Fixing toothaches, gum inflammation and other problems could be the solution.

When is the right age to take your child to the dentist?
July 17, 2014 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
Getting that first tooth is a milestone - but it's important to head to the dentist soon after. 

Rock star bad breath
July 16, 2014 - Fresh Breath Happenings
Get dry mouth or bad breath during a show? Here are five tips to help.

Shark fossil teeth give hope for species survival
July 14, 2014 - Fresh Breath Happenings
Teeth have long been associated with health. But these shark fossil teeth may actually give insights to the survival of these marine creatures. Who knew fishy bad breath could be so informative?

National Smile Week: How a Healthy Smile is a Natural Drug
July 10, 2014 - Fresh Breath Happenings
In the height of summer, there are plenty of things to grin about. Add National Smile Week to the list and you have fresh reason to flash your pearly whites. National Smile Week takes place during the second week of August, seeking to promote dental health and the maintenance of a bright, healthy smile.

China debuts biotreatment for bathroom stink
July 9, 2014 - Fresh Breath Happenings
Chinese scientists developed a new treatment to stave off putrid smells in public restrooms. 

Dental tattoos
July 7, 2014 - Fresh Breath Happenings
Teeth tattoos have become a rising trend in some circles.

After bike crash, cyclist finally smiles again
July 3, 2014 - Fresh Breath Happenings
After getting in a bike accident, 20-year-old Alex Kerr had her smile fixed when a dentist heard her story. 

FIFA World Cup: Luis Suarez Sinks Teeth into Opponent
July 3, 2014 - Fresh Breath Happenings
In the 2014 World Cup, Uruguay's Luis Suarez was hungry for more than a win.

Jaw fossils reveal oldest arctic fox ever found
July 1, 2014 - Fresh Breath Happenings
A newly identified extinct fox might be the ancient ancestor of today's arctic foxes.

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