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We bet that a lot of you think brushing your teeth is annoying. You might even try to skip it every now and then, when you think your parents won't catch you!

A patient giraffe tries to sit still during a very thorough dental cleaning — courtesy of a fastidious little bird.

On a recent afternoon at a Chateau Poochie pet boutique in Lighthouse Point, Fla., a gaggle of well-heeled dogs, from Chihuahuas to Labradoodles, got their teeth cleaned. The pets were fully consci…

Brushing your teeth is the number one action you can take to ensure a healthy, beautiful smile. Find information about brushing teeth at Colgate.com and you'll learn the right way to brush, the type of toothpaste you should use and more.

An expert from Brighton Institute of Modern Music and a dental professional have devised a musical formula for brushing teeth, which works out the pattern of beats needed for a perfect clean.

The good news for dogs is they’re not as prone to cavities as human beings are. But despite the old conventional wisdom that a dog’s mouth is cleaner than a humans, dogs can still develop problems like tartar and plaque buildup and gingivitis. But it’s not just bad breath and yellow teeth you have to worry about. As with humans, these canine dental problems can actually lead to life-threatening infections and issues including heart, liver, and kidney disease. Here’s how to practice good…

The third molars, or the wisdom teeth, are the last permanent teeth to erupt into your mouth. They typically emerge around the age of 17 to 21 years old.

Cavities are one thing, but gum disease and oral cancer are dental problems that can have even more serious consequences.

Sensitive teeth can be treated. Your dentist may recommend desensitizing toothpaste or an alternative treatment based on the cause of your sensitivity. Proper oral hygiene is the key to preventing sensitive-tooth pain.

Nail biting, brushing too hard and using your teeth as tools are just a few of the bad habits that can harm your teeth and mouth. Get the top 6 worst habits for your mouth and find out how to break them.

Is an ergonomically designed toothbrush the best toothbrush for you? Find out more about ergonomics in toothbrush design, and why flossing may matter more.

Teeth cleanings are dreaded by people of all ages. Between the prodding, strange noises, and occasional jaw discomfort, it’s easy to understand the apprehension.

Learn what causes heat or cold sensitive teeth and how you can treat them.

Researchers hoping to dispel George Washington's image as a stiff-jawed, boring old man have made some interesting discoveries about his famous false teeth.

The foods you choose and how often you eat them can affect your general health and the health of your teeth and gums, too. Read more about how your diet can affect your oral health.

Have you missed any areas that may be prone to plaque build-up? Plaque disclosing products can help you improve your brushing and flossing habits by revealing the areas you

Provides information on a study that found provision of essential dental treatment to expectant mothers at 13 to 21 weeks’ gestation was not associated with increased risk of adverse pregnancy outcomes or other serious adverse events.

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