Why toothpaste and orange juice don't mix!

Have you ever tried orange juice after brushing your teeth? After taking a big swig, you just have to spit it out feeling like you have just chewed on a lemon!

Why toothpaste and orange juice don't mix!

Have you ever tried orange juice after brushing your teeth? After taking a big swig, you just have to spit it out feeling like you have just chewed on a lemon!

Even fluoride-rich toothpaste can't kill bacteria

Know why your toothpaste is not able to fight bad breath or tooth decay? Blame it on the bacteria itself.

Fluorine in toothpaste came from sun`s dead ancestors!

The fluorine in your toothpaste was likely formed billions of years ago in now dead stars of the same type as our sun, astronomers said.

There is no standard method for brushing teeth: Study

A study has revealed that there is no common recommendation on brushing method given by dental associations, toothpaste and toothbrush companies and in dental textbooks, across ten countries.

US warns of toothpaste bombs on Russia flights

The US government warned American and foreign airlines that terrorists could try to place explosives disguised as toothpaste on Russia-bound flights.

Cure acne without elaborate face packs

Face packs made from a concoction of natural ingredients can clear off acne from your face. Single ingredients like unprocessed honey, toothpaste and vinegar can also do the job well.

Nature-inspired method for treating sensitive teeth discovered

Taking inspiration from Mother Nature, researchers have reported an advance toward preventing the tooth sensitivity that affects millions of people around the world.

Chemical in soap, toothpaste impairs muscle strength

Triclosan, an antibacterial widely used in soaps, deodorants, toothpastes and other body-care products, reduces muscular strength.

Shark teeth have naturally built-in `toothpaste`

The dense, flat and crushing teeth of sharks contain fluoride keeping that is an active component of most toothpastes and dental care mouthwashes.

Seaweed could fight tooth decay: Scientists

Scientists claim to have found a new, unexpected weapon in the fight against tooth decay -- microbes found on seaweed which they say could be more effective than toothpaste.

Fluoride layer too thin to protect teeth

Fluoride in some toothpaste & mouthwash, believed to prevent tooth decay, may actually be ineffective.

Fluoride layer too thin to protect teeth

Fluoride in some toothpaste & mouthwash, believed to prevent tooth decay, may actually be ineffective.

Your toothpaste may spread superbugs

An antibacterial chemical commonly used in toothpastes may pose a threat to your health.

Your toothpaste may spread superbugs

An antibacterial chemical commonly used in toothpastes may pose a threat to your health.