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Can stress really cause your teeth to fall out? Read to know more!

Can stress really cause your teeth to fall out? Read to know more!

Dr Messina said that the number one cause for tooth loss in adults is periodontal disease, which studies have linked to stress.

Grape seed extract may help prevent tooth decay: Study

Grape seed extract may help prevent tooth decay: Study

Researchers found that grape seed extract can make composite-resin fillings stronger, allowing them to last longer.

Pufferfish and humans share same genes for teeth formation: Study

Pufferfish and humans share same genes for teeth formation: Study

The research, led by Gareth Fraser from the University of Sheffields Department of Animal and Plant Sciences found that the pufferfish had a remarkably similar tooth-making programme to other vertebrates, including humans.

This new method will mitigate dental implant failure

This new method will mitigate dental implant failure

The reasons for this failure are several-fold - mechanical problems, poor connection to the bones in which they are implanted, infection or rejection.

Chimp mother filmed cleaning dead son's teeth for first time – Watch emotional video

Chimp mother filmed cleaning dead son's teeth for first time – Watch emotional video

Researchers, including those from University of St Andrews in the UK, filmed a female chimpanzee sitting down near the dead body of a young male, selecting a firm stem of grass, and intently removing debris from his teeth – hinting that animals, like humans, too have mortuary practices.

Drug addiction may cause tooth decay

Drug addiction may cause tooth decay

The lifestyle that often accompanies problematic drug use also affects oral health through high sugar diets, malnutrition, poor oral hygiene, and lack of regular professional dental care.

Want to keep your teeth healthy? Avoid these habits!

Want to keep your teeth healthy? Avoid these habits!

Who doesn't want to have healthy teeth? Well, everyone does and for that one needs to take proper care of them.

Scuba diving may damage your teeth

Scuba diving may damage your teeth

The findings, published in the British Dental Journal, are based on responses from 100 certified recreational divers.

Regular dental visits can help keep pneumonia at bay

Regular dental visits can help keep pneumonia at bay

Regular dental check-ups can help reduce bacteria in the mouth thereby preventing the risk of getting exposed to pneumonia.

Genes behind gum disease identified

US researchers have identified 41 genes that may cause gum disease, paving the way for developing compounds that can be used in targeted treatment of severe periodontitis before loss of teeth and supportive bone occurs.

This is why you should eat tomatoes!

We all love to eat tomatoes as they are an implausibly versatile food and a powerhouse of nutritional benefits.

Want to get rid of nail biting habit? Try these ways!

Do you have the habit of biting your nails? 

Here's how to whiten your teeth using orange peels!

 While teeth discoloration is part of the ageing process, you can still fight it and avoid stains or tooth discoloration.

Your daily oral health routine: 10 tips for healthy teeth!

Besides, good oral hygiene and regular visits to the dentist, there are many things you can do everyday to improve and keep your teeth healthy.

Video selfies of brushing may improve oral health: Study

The very act of recording a selfie may disrupt ingrained habits, making participants conscious of their brushing and reinforced staples of behaviour change, including the process of memory formation, association and creating new muscle memory, researchers said.

Know why neem is good for health!

Neem is a medicinal plant and is easily available to us throughout the year.

Here is why you should drink milk daily!

Milk should be included in their daily diet for healthy lifestyle.

Tooth loss linked to cognitive impairment, dementia

 We are often ignorant about loss of teeth but preserving oral health can benefit you in a longer run. According to researchers, loss of teeth is linked to increased risk for cognitive impairment and dementia in adults.

Home remedies for shiny, white teeth - Check out

Home remedies for shiny, white teeth - Check out

Shiny and white teeth add cosmetic value to ones appearance.

3D technology reveals diet of medieval children

Researchers use a new technique to study the dietary secrets of ancient children and our fossil ancestors.