Fluminense defender Gum eyes Selecao spot

Fluminense defender Gum has begun 2013 by making public his desire to pull on the yellow shirt of the Brazilian national football team.

Jan 09, 2013, 13:14 PM IST

Fish oil may also lower incidence of gum disease

Dietary intake of polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFAs) like fish oil, shows promise for the effective treatment and prevention of periodontitis, a common gum disease.

Oct 26, 2010, 17:46 PM IST

World-first cure for gum disease a step closer

A vaccine is being developed in Australia to treat severe gum disease, peridontitis.

Dec 11, 2009, 15:56 PM IST

Chewing gum can reduce calorie intake

Chewing sugar-free gum can reduce calorie intake and increase energy expenditure, a nutrition professor at the University of Rhode Island has said.

Oct 30, 2009, 10:21 AM IST