Latest Articles on Latest Oral Health News

Therabreath articles Articles >  Oral Health News  | Oral Care Information

Browse by Categories

New study finds almost all U.S. adults have cavities

May 13, 2015 - Oral Care Industry News
The CDC released a study that reveals that 91 percent of U.S. adults have caries and 27 percent have gone untreated. Click to read article

Study finds vegetarians could be damaging their teeth

May 11, 2015 - Oral Care Industry News
Researchers at the University of Michigan and Newcastle University believe they have found an amino acid that helps prevent the build-up of dental plaque. Click to read article

Sports drinks lead to teeth damage in Olympic athletes

May 6, 2015 - Oral Care Industry News
A recent study found that 76 percent of 2012 Olympic athletes suffered from gum disease as a result of consuming sports drinks. Click to read article

US lowers fluoride level in water supply

April 29, 2015 - Oral Care Industry News
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has released new guidelines regarding water fluoridation. Click to read article

Danica Patrick shows consequences of avoiding the dentist with hidden camera video

April 22, 2015 - Oral Care Industry News
Danica Patrick went undercover in a light-hearted hidden camera video to show Americans the consequences of postponing dental visits. Click to read article

How to floss in exactly one minute

April 1, 2015 - The Science of Bad Breath
Techniques for quick, easy flossing can help make the practice part of daily routine. Click to read article

Lion feels better after root canals

March 31, 2015 - Oral Care Industry News
After undergoing six hours of dental surgery, a white lion named Aslanhas made a full recovery. Click to read article

Entrepreneur develops new system for detecting oral cancer

March 26, 2015 - Oral Care Industry News
Patent lawyer Matthew H.J. Kim has recently developed OncAlert, a non-invasive mode of detecting oral cancer in the absence of presenting symptoms. Click to read article

New study examines population-wide oral health dynamics

March 25, 2015 - Oral Care Industry News
A new study outlinednine different methods for reducing childhood caries. Click to read article

More work needed toward cavity prevention in children

March 16, 2015 - Oral Care Industry News
Tooth decay in young children and adolescents can be reversed with better habits. Click to read article

Orthodontists warn against DIY braces

March 13, 2015 - Oral Care Industry News
The DIY teeth-straightening trend has many orthodontists concerned. Click to read article

Danish researchers develop new tooth filling

March 13, 2015 - Oral Care Industry News
New research could lead to a stronger type of tooth filling. Click to read article

Study finds sugar-trade industry shaped dental guidelines

March 11, 2015 - Oral Care Industry News
Federal recommendations for cavity prevention in the1970s were influenced by sugar companies. Click to read article

Routine dental cleanings could help in early detection of diabetes

March 10, 2015 - Oral Care Industry News
ANew York University study concludedpossibility of early detection of diabetes at the dentist's office. Click to read article

Researchers link menopause to periodontal disease

March 10, 2015 - Oral Care Industry News
Postmenopausal bone loss can predispose a patient to early gum disease. Click to read article

7 easy ways to cut back on sugar

March 3, 2015 - The Science of Bad Breath
Cutting down on sugar has a wide range of health benefits, especially for your teeth. Click to read article

Study: Mouthwash and toothpaste rinse away bacteria together

March 2, 2015 - Oral Care Industry News
A study published in the International Journal of Oral Science suggests that toothpaste used in tandem with mouthwash best eliminates bacteria. Click to read article

Wisdom teeth may be used to help repair corneal damage

February 26, 2015 - Oral Care Industry News
Scientists have discovered a possible way to use wisdom tooth pulp to help cure blinding illnesses. Click to read article

Supreme Court weighs in on teeth whitening

February 25, 2015 - Oral Care Industry News
The U.S. Supreme Court officially ruled that a state dental board in North Carolina cannot regulate teeth-whitening services due to the board being mainly comprised of dentists. Click to read article

Limpet teeth found to be world's strongest biological substance

February 18, 2015 - Oral Care Industry News
A new study has found the limpet teeth are extremely strong and may be useful in modern technology. Click to read article

Farming may be responsible for teeth crowding

February 5, 2015 - Oral Care Industry News
Farming may be the reason humans suffer from teeth crowding. Click to read article

Hops may help fight dental diseases

January 29, 2015 - Oral Care Industry News
Discarded hop leaves could be used to help prevent dental maladies. Click to read article

Are you ready for the rise of the smart toothbrush?

January 28, 2015 - Oral Care Industry News
The Internet of Things has entered the world of oral health care toimprove brushing habits. Click to read article

ADA: Many adults won't visit dentist this year

January 16, 2015 - Oral Care Industry News
An ADA study shows that many Americans have no plans to visit the dentist in the next 12 months because of cost and other complications. Click to read article

Fortifying saliva's defenses to fight cavities

November 21, 2014 - The Science of Bad Breath
Harvard and MIT scientists are developing ways to increase the shield-like bacteria in saliva to fight cavities. Click to read article

gum disease