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Brushing techniques: What's the best way to brush your teeth?

June 30, 2015 - The Science of Bad Breath
Everyone knows they should brush their teeth everyday, but even brushing everyday won't get you the oral health results you want if you're not using proper brushing technique. Click to read article

The importance of dental insurance

June 29, 2015 - Oral Care Industry News
No matter how well you take care of your mouth, at some point you're going to need to go and see a dentist. Click to read article

Is a water flosser better than string floss?

June 29, 2015 - The Science of Bad Breath
Everyone seems to hate to floss, but it is a necessity for proper oral health care. Click to read article

Why do we get our wisdom teeth removed?

June 26, 2015 - The Science of Bad Breath
Why, from a dental standpoint, do we get rid of wisdom teeth? And more confounding, why do we have them in the first place if they aren't functional? Click to read article

Oral health and alcoholic beverages

June 26, 2015 - The Science of Bad Breath
Here's a look at the connections between alcohol and oral health. Click to read article

Brushing your teeth may do more than improve breath

June 18, 2015 - Oral Care Industry News
A new BBC two-part documentary series called "Your Teeth" revealed that oral health impacts the rest of your body. Click to read article

Uncommon mouth disorders: A reference guide

June 15, 2015 - Oral Care Industry News
When it comes to oral health, if you're experiencing any unusual symptoms, you should contact your dentist immediately. Click to read article

Oral health: Men vs women

June 12, 2015 - Oral Care Industry News
It might be easy to believe that there are no oral health differences between sexes but there are. Click to read article

Promoting oral health in seniors

June 12, 2015 - Oral Care Industry News
Practicing proper oral health at any age is important, especially when you grow older. Click to read article

What is relaxation dentistry?

June 12, 2015 - Oral Care Industry News
A relatively new practice has emerged to cater to individuals who experience anxiety when scheduling a dental appointment: relaxation dentistry. Click to read article

Can licorice fight tooth decay?

May 22, 2015 - Oral Care Industry News
A chemical found in licorice may be able to be used in oral care products to fight tooth decay. Click to read article

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

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