Peri-implantitis, a condition where tissue and bone around dental implants becomes infected, besets roughly one-quarter of dental implant patients, and currently there's no reliable way to assess how patients will respond to treatment of this condition.
A new study's findings dispel the misconception that patients and providers are at high risk of catching Covid-19 at the dentist's office.
The combination of a carbohydrate-heavy diet and poor oral hygiene can leave children with early childhood caries (ECC), a severe form of dental decay that can have a lasting impact on their oral and overall health.
David Clapham, vice president and chief scientific officer of the [...]
Gum disease can often lead to tooth loss. Fortunately, a person can take many steps to prevent and even reverse gum disease.
Brushing your teeth for two minutes twice a day with a fluoride toothpaste can lower your risk of heart disease according to a new study.