Dental Tourism

Dental Tourism

Getting a root canal in Mexico slashed my expenses—and I got a vacation out of it When my Chicago-area dentist…

Dietary guidelines sent the wrong message about flossing

Dietary guidelines sent the wrong message about flossing

The Medicine Cabinet: Ask the Harvard Experts By Robert Shmerling, M.D. Q: I recently read that flossing may not be…

Many safe choices available to help whiten teeth

Many safe choices available to help whiten teeth

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: What’s the most effective way to whiten teeth? Is it worth it to pay for treatment from…

What Doctors Know: Choose, clean your toothbrush carefully to curb harmful bacteria

What Doctors Know: Choose, clean your toothbrush carefully to curb harmful bacteria

Source: University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston whatdoctorsknow.com Solid-head power toothbrushes retain less bacteria compared to hollow-head toothbrushes,…

Good Oral Health

More at stake than just fresh breath By Terri Yablonsky Stat Your mouth is home to billions of bacteria that…

Oral Hygiene Myths

By Terri Yablonsky Stat Ever since Jessica Simpson admitted she cleaned her teeth by rubbing them on her shirt, myths…