A team of researchers has created a filling material that is twice as resistant to breakage than conventional fillings.
When left untreated, the consequences of gum disease can become irreversible. Now, a new procedure could treat the problem.
Patients who suffer loss of jaw bone are left with bony defects that are both aesthetically and functionally challenging.
Scientists have found that nutrients in cranberries and blueberries can be highly effective in protecting teeth tooth decay.
Oral cavity cancer is often discovered late, and patients with this advanced form of disease have a five-year survival rate of just 40%.
Dental calculus from archaeological samples could be a rich source for understanding the dental health of our ancestors.
Researchers have found a correlation between one type of oral cancer’s progression and the abundance of specific proteins in tumour tissue and saliva.
A new study indicates that postmenopausal women who have experienced tooth loss are at higher risk of developing high blood pressure.
Great Irish Famine victims were heavy smokers which caused badly rotten teeth, researchers have discovered.
Gum disease can often lead to tooth loss. Fortunately, a person can take many steps to prevent and even reverse gum disease.