Dental hygiene

Oral hygiene: Try these natural remedies to treat gum pain!

Oral hygiene: Try these natural remedies to treat gum pain!

Gum pain usually happens due to an underlying inflammation of the gums and when the person doesn't practice proper dental hygiene.

Dec 03, 2016, 00:01 AM IST
Dissatisfied with your love life? Your poor oral health may be the reason!

Dissatisfied with your love life? Your poor oral health may be the reason!

A study finds that individuals who are in a trusting, secure and loving relationship may have good oral health compared to those in a bad one.

Nov 21, 2016, 15:09 PM IST

Tooth brushing app helps keep the dentist away

An app that makes brushing teeth fun for youngsters improves dental hygiene of users, reports a new study.

Sep 02, 2015, 13:13 PM IST

Untreated gum problems may lead to organ failure, cancer

Do your parents nag you to brush your teeth before going to bed and after meals? If yes, then pay heed to their words as it can save you from the terrible consequences six-year-old Shivam Vatsayan had to face only because he skipped brushing his teeth.

May 20, 2014, 17:13 PM IST

Now, smart toothbrush that `can track and improve your dental hygiene`

A French startup has developed a product that it claims is designed to outsmart your doctor.

Jan 06, 2014, 19:09 PM IST

Urine may help regrow lost teeth

Stem cells obtained from urine could one day allow humans to regrow lost teeth, scientists claim.

Jul 30, 2013, 14:36 PM IST

Keep teeth clean to ward off stroke risk

Regular dental hygiene visits and taking preventive measures to maintain good oral hygiene can help prevent conditions that can lead to a stroke, research has revealed.

Apr 01, 2013, 19:02 PM IST

Emmi-dent 100 pct ultrasound toothbrush launched in India

Mention the word Ultrasound and one associates it with applications in medicine sonography, echocardiography, brain, heart and stomach exams. One imagines experts in lab coats administrating tests on big, expensive machines in big hospitals.

Jan 08, 2013, 14:02 PM IST

Komodo dragon’s terrible dental hygiene behind poisonous bite

Scientists have revealed that the unlikely secret of the incredible killing power of the Komodo Dragon is down to poor dental hygiene.

Jun 01, 2012, 10:49 AM IST

Poor dental hygiene ups endocarditis risk for heart disease patients

Patients with congenital heart disease floss, brush and visit the dentist less than their peers.

Mar 17, 2012, 19:11 PM IST