What's the best way to brush teeth? Even dentists and dental associations don't agree
Advice on how we should brush our teeth from dental associations and toothpaste companies is 'unacceptably inconsistent', finds new UCL research.
Publ.Date : Fri, 08 Aug 2014 04:00:00 PDT
Although there has been a steep decline in tooth loss, study finds an increase in socioeconomic disparities
The International and American Associations for Dental Research (IADR/AADR) have published a paper titled "Projections of U.S. Edentulism Prevalence Following Five Decades of Decline.
Publ.Date : Mon, 25 Aug 2014 00:00:00 PDT
We need to improve dental health of Canada's seniors
Many seniors in Canada have poor oral health, and we need to start the conversation about how to improve access to dental care for this vulnerable group, argues an editorial published in CMAJ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 18 Aug 2014 09:00:00 PDT
The balance between acids and host protection in a healthy mouth disrupted by high acidity drinks
Dental researchers at the University of Adelaide are warning parents of the dangers of soft drinks, fruit juice, sports drinks and other drinks high in acidity, which form part of a "triple-threat"...
Publ.Date : Thu, 07 Aug 2014 01:00:00 PDT
Only 1 in 10 smokers who visited a dentist received advice to quit
Not all smokers receive tobacco cessation advice from health care providers (HCPs), according to a study from Ohio State University.
Publ.Date : Thu, 31 Jul 2014 09:00:00 PDT