Long before humans invented writing, the wheel and civilisation, they learned how to drill rotten teeth to relieve the pain of tooth decay
What is Dental Phobia and Dental Anxiety
Dental phobia and dental anxiety can make it very difficult for people to keep regular dentist appointments. Find out more about dental phobia.
Tips for Common Dental Emergencies
Like all emergencies, dental emergencies appear out of nowhere and demand immediate attention. Knowing what to do when an emergency arises is key to having
Follow These 10 Common Dental Habits To Prevent Cavities & Get Healthy Teeth
Tooth decay is a common dental problem which occurs because of lack of oral hygiene, but there are common habits that can prevent cavities, read on.
How bacteria-fighting 3-D-printed teeth could affect dentistry
A new technique could create replacement teeth that resist tooth decay.
The 10 Worst Foods For Teeth, According to a Dentist
Fast food taste tests, waitresses getting massive tips, the best restaurants across America — these are just a few of the topics Yahoo Food readers loved the most. In a tribute to you, our reader, we are revisiting some of our most popular stories of 2015.
Dental Care Tips And Tricks Anyone Can Follow
Most people are well aware of the importance of brushing and flossing every day and visiting the dentist every six months. However, if you really want to keep your teeth strong and healthy, there is still more to do. For some great advice on dental care, the following article is a good place to start Purchase a soft-bristled brush, and check to be sure that it isn’t too big or too small for your mouth. After you have finished brushing, set the toothbrush out and allow it to air dry to prevent bacteria from growing. Make sure it is housed upright for best results. Flossing is just as important as brushing your teeth. If you do not floss after every meal, bacteria will build up between your teeth and damage them. Take a…
Dry Mouth: Is It Sneaking Past Your Radar?
A dental epidemic is brewing, and it's called Xerostomia, or "Dry Mouth". It sounds innocuous enough, and perhaps that is why many people affected by the problem fail to treat it, or...
Pregnancy and Teeth: 3 Dental Health Tips You Weren’t Expecting
Back pain, morning sickness, fatigue, hunger — it’s hard to know exactly what to expect when you’re expecting. Your teeth may seem secondary to other symptoms, but they matter more than you realize. Here are 3 common pregnancy and teeth FAQ, answered: 1. Why do my gums and teeth hurt during pregnancy? Your hormones aren’t the only …
Teeth Whitening: Your Guide to Getting Whiter Teeth
Discoloration of teeth can occur by surface stains or when changes take place inside the tooth. Follow this teeth whitening guide for a bright white smile.