The connection between obesity and gum disease isn't as simple as cause and effect.
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.
A tooth infection, or an abscessed tooth, generally occurs as a result of tooth decay and poor oral hygiene.
A visit to the dentist typically involves a time consuming and sometimes unpleasant scraping with mechanical tools to remove plaque from teeth.
A team of researchers at the University of Utah School of Dentistry, USA explored the effect of comprehensive oral care for a more holistic approach to substance use disorder treatment.
Older adults frequently experience increased dry mouth, which may lead to oral soft-tissue disease, dental caries and gum disease.
A new study from the University of Zurich (UZH) has found that children's feelings when they lose their first baby tooth are predominantly positive.