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Xylitol in toothpaste may prevent tooth decay, but there is no evidence that xylitol in sweets and chewing gum has an effect

Tooth decay is a common disease affecting up to 90% of children and most adults worldwide. It impacts on quality of life and can be the reason for thousands of children needing dental treatment under general anaesthetic in hospital. 568 mais palavras

Tooth Decay

What exactly is a Root Canal Treatment?

Think of five words associated with dental health!! My guess is these are the five terms you were able to think of

  1. Bad breath
  2. Caries…
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Dental Procedure

Whatever Sugar Wants...

When it comes to preventing tooth decay, conventional dentistry typically offers just a couple “solutions” beyond standard oral hygiene: sealants and fluoride. Of course, neither of these addresses the major cause of caries (cavities). 377 mais palavras

Dental Health

The Sugar Industry Shaped Government Advice On Cavities, Report Finds

A new report reveals that the sugar industry heavily influenced federal research—as well as the guidelines that resulted from that research.

Tooth decay remains a problem in the U.S. 791 mais palavras


NovaMin has been shown in clinical studies to fill microscopic tubules in the teeth, essentially encouraging regrowth of enamel in those areas and preventing hypersensitivity. 471 mais palavras


Making teeth tough: Beavers show way to improve our tooth ename​l

Beavers don’t brush their teeth, and they don’t drink fluoridated water, but a new study reports beavers do have protection against tooth decay built into the chemical structure of their teeth: iron. 11 mais palavras

Dental Research

Dentists in Greenville, SC can Help Prevent Dental Caries in Children

Fluoride has played a major role in the decline of cavities all around the world. While the tooth enamel has a high fluoride concentration in the beginning, it dissolves over time. 81 mais palavras