In a study of nearly 3,000 schoolchildren, silver diamine fluoride (SDF) – a liquid that is brushed onto teeth to prevent cavities or keep them from worsening – was as effective against cavities as dental sealants.
A study from researchers at the University of Sheffield has sought to examine how the general public perceives the push for sustainability within the dental profession.
In a recent study, researchers investigated the role of oral bacteria in the development of brain abscesses.
Periodontitis, a gum disease, can lead to a litany of dental issues from bad breath to bleeding and lost teeth.
DIY orthodontics is a one size fits all approach to reshaping and altering the appearance of your mouth.
A team of University at Buffalo (UB) researchers in the US has developed a new strontium-loaded scaffold that can be personalised to fit any size dental implant and could help improve healing and tissue attachment in patients.
In a recent study, researchers reported that using removable partial dentures may have long-term benefits in reducing mortality among adults with a non-functional dentition, but cautioned that further research is needed.
A study from King’s College London has shed light on the role that a type of cell plays in the progression of periodontal (gum) disease and how it could provide an avenue for therapeutic intervention.
An innovative technology developed at Tel Aviv University (TAU), Israel will enable bone regeneration to correct large defects by means of a special hydrogel.
A vaping habit could lead to a tarnished smile, and more frequent dentist visits.