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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

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

3-D printing designs new jaw for cancer patient

November 13, 2014 - Oral Care Industry News
A 41-year-old Indian man got a new upper jaw and teeth thanks to 3-D printing. Click to read article

Cities without fluoridated public water: Do you live here?

November 4, 2014 - Oral Care Industry News
Of the 50 largest cities in the country, six do not add fluoride to their water. Those cities are ... Click to read article

Study: Britons have more gum disease today than in Roman times

October 27, 2014 - Oral Care Industry News
Skulls from an ancient British population had fewer signs of gingivitis and periodontitis compared to modern-day Britons. Click to read article

New campaign encourages welfare recipients to brush teeth in New Zealand

October 8, 2014 - Oral Care Industry News
New Zealand's recent oral health campaign is raising eyebrows. See how it stacks up compared to U.S. methods. Click to read article

Study: Daily sugar intake must be reduced

September 30, 2014 - Oral Care Industry News
The average American consumes about 3 pounds of sugar each week. It's time to start cutting back. Click to read article

Baseball players and chewing tobacco

September 23, 2014 - Oral Care Industry News
After the death of hall of famer Tony Gwynn and Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling's struggle with squamous cell carcinoma, health officials are taking a deeper look into the connection between baseball and smokeless tobacco. Click to read article

CDC: Millions of kids don't have preventive dental care

September 17, 2014 - Oral Care Industry News
Millions of infants, children and adolescents in the U.S. are not receiving preventive dental services, according to a September 2014 report released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Click to read article

Ditch your hollow-head toothbrush

September 4, 2014 - Oral Care Industry News
Electric toothbrushes with hollow heads may retain up to 3,000 times the bacterial growth than those with solid heads. Click to read article

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