Last Updated: Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 09:59
When 6-10 year old children ate foods they had to bite with their front teeth - like drumsticks, whole apples, or corn on the cob - they were rowdier than when these foods had been cut, a new study has suggested.
Last Updated: Sunday, March 02, 2014, 20:25
A four-month-old baby in Maryland, US, was found with teeth formed in his brain due to a rare brain tumour.
Last Updated: Monday, February 17, 2014, 19:29
A novel "regenerative" technique to repair infected teeth -- claimed to be painless and cheaper than the traditional root canal treatment -- has been developed by doctors at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in New Delhi.
Last Updated: Monday, February 10, 2014, 15:28
Researchers have claimed that children who are exposed to second-hand smoke are at higher risk of tooth decay.
Last Updated: Tuesday, January 14, 2014, 03:13
Food items like hard boiled sweets and dried fruits tantalise taste buds, but they may attack your teeth for worse.
Last Updated: Sunday, January 12, 2014, 12:54
A new study has found that using fluoride toothpaste containing triclosan, an antibacterial agent, and a copolymer, which helps prevent the triclosan from being washed away by saliva.
Last Updated: Friday, November 15, 2013, 19:19
Mouth acidity, caused by sugary foods, fizzy drinks and other acidic food items, can damage the teeth by softening their roots, a study by leading oral hygiene brand Pepsodent said Friday.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 02, 2013, 12:52
A new study has revealed that taking care of your gums by brushing, flossing, and regular dental visits could keep heart disease at bay.