It’s National Tooth Fairy Day! But where did this guardian of children’s teeth come from? And how can she help you teach your child about good oral health?
Still smoking: The problem with e-cigarettes and hookahs
Despite some claims, these cigarette alternatives still contain nicotine that can destroy your teeth and gums.
Bad breath on a date is a deal breaker
Surveys have found that bad breath is the biggest turnoff on a first date. Luckily, you can take steps to keep your love life fresh and clean.
Painless Parker, the world's most famous dentist
Painless Parker used excellent showmanship and negotiable prices to become the world's most famous dentist in the early 1900s.
Why do teeth chatter when you're cold?
Do you know why your teeth chatter when you're cold?
3 sexiest smiles of the 2014 AMAs and how to get a smile like theirs
Who do you think had the best smile of the 2014 American Music Awards?
Jennifer Lawrence laughs about bad breath in 'The Hunger Games' kissing scenes
Actress Jennifer Lawrence may be one of the most sought-after celebrities on the red carpet, but she's not immune to embarrassing bad breath.
Can Drinking Alcohol Cause Ulcers & Canker Sores?
Drinking a few beers may leave some people with these burdensome ulcers come sunrise.
5 Worst Foods To Get Stuck Between Your Teeth & Under Your Gums
The top offenders of a pleasant smile are ...
Dr. Katz Oral Care formulas now at Boots in the UK!
Scared of Receding Gums? Here's What You Should Know
Worried that your gum line is gradually eroding? There are ways to help.
Why You Can't Taste Food & Drinks When You're Sick
While the tongue identifies four primary tastes - salty, sweet, sour and bitter - your nose is responsible for the sumptuous flavors in food.
Dry Mouth During Menopause
During menopause, many women suffer from dry mouth, a symptom that's exactly what it sounds like: having a sticky, dry feeling in the mouth. While everyone has a dry mouth once in a while from being nervous or stressed out, dry mouth in middle-aged or older women is likely brought on by a change in hormone levels. The condition may cause trouble chewing, tasting or speaking, and though these symptoms sound alarming, rest assured that they can often be alleviated.
Meet the NHL dentist who stitches smiles during Stanley Cup Playoffs
Dr. Donald Goudy?, Jr., the official team dentist for the NHL's San Jose Sharks, never runs out of patients.
Bad Taste in Mouth After Drinking Alcohol
Our bodies and breath pay the price the morning after drinking. Discover how to fend off halitosis and dehydration.
Famous smiles: U.S. Presidential edition
Discover the tales of our forefathers' ivory dentures, toothless grins and botched dental operations. Washington, Jefferson and Lincoln all make the list.
Top 4 ways to avoid bad breath on a date
Stinky breath is a date-ruiner. Read the best ways to kick the odor and up your chances with the lucky man or woman.
E-Cigarettes & Vapor Smoking Dangers - Oral Health Problems
Electronic cigarettes have been hitting the market hard. The battery powered-devices that deliver nicotine vapors are gaining ground among every age group, according to a recent study by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Medications lead to dry mouth
Senior citizens are the most at-risk for dry mouth. Get things back on track by learning about the signs and remedies for this common ailment.
What's the Deal With Mouth Rinse With Hydrogen Peroxide?
Hydrogen peroxide is one of those items that almost everyone has in their medicine cabinet, and it can actually be a great solution for many things. Whether you have a cut on your hand, need to whiten your clothes or want to wipe down mirrors without streaks, hydrogen peroxide can get the job done. It also has many benefits for your mouth, and it is widely, safely and effectively used in dental practices today. Most notably, the solution is used as a home remedy for teeth whitening.
Taking a Hint: Knowing You Have Bad Breath by Others' Reactions
Do you ever notice people shying away from you while you're having a conversation? Could it be that you're suffering from bad breath? You might hope that a close friend or family member will give you a heads up if your mouth is less-than-fresh, but some people have difficulty being the bearer of bad news. Here are a few ways to make sure you're on top of your smelly breath.
Battle Post Nasal Drip the Natural Way
What dry mouth may mean to you
Dry mouth can mean many things, but can be a sign of a larger problem.