The latest news on dental health
Smokers suffer more deterioration than nonsmokers, researcher says
Bacteria from mouth traveled through bloodstream to placenta, researchers say
A few people are allergic to dental amalgam, but mercury in fillings has not been shown to harm health.
Cavities could be repaired with less discomfort, study suggests
Practice good dental hygiene, and watch what you eat
Germ linked to tooth decay evolved from a beneficial organism, researchers say
As one of the 50 best careers of 2010, this should have strong growth over the next decade.
Findings could someday help scientists engineer tooth enamel
A practice called bruxism