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oral health

Tongue tells: These signs could indicate health problems

Poor tongue health is often indicative of bigger underlying diseases.

10 Sep 2019 4:03 PM

5 simple home solutions for removing dental plaque

You can probably save yourself from a visit to the dentist.

09 Sep 2019 1:19 PM

Scientists find new way to repair tooth enamel

The recent discovery lets them ‘grow’ tooth enamel.

03 Sep 2019 11:06 AM

Poor oral hygiene can cause liver cancer

Poor oral hygiene associated with risk of several chronic diseases.

19 Jun 2019 9:33 AM

Whole grain carbohydrates good for oral health: Study

Evidence suggests that a diet rich in whole grain carbohydrates is less likely to damage your oral health.

07 Aug 2018 11:22 AM


Everything you need to know about dental hygiene for those with SHCN

Dental care requires specifically tailored instructions for both individuals suffering from SHCN but their immediate family/ caregivers too.

20 Jul 2018 9:19 AM

Need to promote oral health in diabetes management

Research has shown a two-way relationship between diabetes and oral health.

04 Apr 2018 6:10 PM

Vaping does not stain teeth

Smokers get 'stains', turning teeth from a healthy-looking white to an unhealthy-looking yellow/brown colour.

25 Mar 2018 6:40 PM

World Oral Health Day 2018: Tooth health may indicate diabetes risk

Poor dental outcome can be observed before the onset of overt diabetes.

20 Mar 2018 7:03 PM

Survey finds one third of millennials brush their teeth only once a day

62% of Americans also reported that they were too scared to go to see a dentist.

26 Feb 2018 12:39 PM


Wine may be good for oral health: study

Some health benefits of polyphenols have been attributed to the fact that these compounds are antioxidants.

22 Feb 2018 12:14 PM

Poor oral health ups frailty risk in older adults

Researchers analysed 1,622 older men with complete tooth loss, dry mouth and cumulative oral health problems.

23 Dec 2017 10:37 AM

Proper food choices near schools are important for health of teeth

Study concludes school food environments play a leading role in the appearance of cavities in kids aged eight to 10.

25 Oct 2017 8:47 AM

Mouth factor: Take care of your oral health

Investigators have identified the common denominator in gum disease.

26 Dec 2016 12:59 AM

Happy love life could mean healthy teeth: study

Having a love life where you trust the other person and have higher self-worth leads to better dental visiting habits.

21 Nov 2016 8:26 PM