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Christmas Alcohol Affects on Teeth

Christmas tipples take a toll on our teeth

New online poll1 reveals seven in ten people (71%) consume more alcohol at Christmas…

Bioactive Glass
Credit: Image courtesy of Oregon State University

Tooth fillings of the future may incorporate bioactive glass

A few years from now millions of people around the world might be walking around with an unusual kind of glass in their mouth…

tooth

Growing multiple new teeth from single tooth germ

Teeth are a major target of regenerative medicine…

jawbone

Implants help leg bone successfully replace jawbone

Your jaw bones affect how you look, breath, eat, and speak, making reconstruction important for any jaw defects…

‘no-drill’ dentistry stops tooth decay

Australian study finds ‘no-drill’ dentistry stops tooth decay

A University of Sydney study has revealed that tooth decay (dental caries) can be stopped, reversed, and prevented without the need for the traditional ‘fill and drill’ approach…