Brushing teeth frequently is linked with lower risks of atrial fibrillation and heart failure.
The connection between obesity and gum disease isn't as simple as cause and effect.
Smoking cessation has been shown to have a positive impact on the outcome of periodontal therapy.
The American Dental Association (ADA) has announced a new guideline indicating that in most cases, antibiotics are not recommended for toothaches.
Two million years of eating meat and cooked food may have helped humans shift further from other great apes on the evolutionary tree.
A new study has discovered that young people are one-third more likely to eat sugary foods.
The ability to digest the lactose in milk into adulthood emerged approximately 5,000 years ago in southern Europe.
People with gum disease have a greater likelihood of high blood pressure, according to a study published in Cardiovascular Research.
New guidelines suggest that milk and water are mostly the only things children aged five and under should drink.
A large study has found that those who reported having poor oral health had a 75% higher risk of developing liver cancer.