Sugary drinks duty will save countless teeth, charity says
A 20p per litre duty on sugary drinks would help to eradicate tooth decay and save the NHS millions of pounds in wasted resources.
Publ.Date : Mon, 22 Dec 2014 00:00:00 PST
Scientists identify a rise in life-threatening heart infection
Scientists at the University of Sheffield have identified a significant rise in the number of people diagnosed with a serious heart infection alongside a large fall in the prescribing of antibiotic...
Publ.Date : Thu, 20 Nov 2014 02:00:00 PST
Dental divide harming Australians as decay sets in
It is time medical and dental interests combined to combat a rise in tooth decay and oral diseasein Australians, says the author of a Perspective published in the Medical Journal of Australia.
Publ.Date : Mon, 15 Dec 2014 02:00:00 PST
Link discovered between tooth loss and slowing mind and body
The memory and walking speeds of adults who have lost all of their teeth decline more rapidly than in those who still have some of their own teeth, finds new UCL research.
Publ.Date : Thu, 01 Jan 2015 00:00:00 PST
Link discovered between prenatal enamel growth rates in teeth and weaning in human babies
The research found that incisor teeth grow quickly in the early stages of the second trimester of a baby's development, while molars grow at a slower rate in the third trimester.
Publ.Date : Tue, 25 Nov 2014 00:00:00 PST