How Big Bang Theory Actress Mayim Bialik Gets Her Kids to Floss
posted: Aug 23, 2019.How many actresses have portrayed a neuroscientist on a wildly successful TV comedy while actually holding an advanced degree in neuroscience? As far as we know, exactly one: Mayim Bialik, Read more
Replacing a Tooth or Saving it - Which Should you do?
posted: Aug 13, 2019.Over a lifetime, teeth can endure temperatures ranging from freezing to near boiling, biting forces of as much as 150 pounds per square inch and a hostile environment teeming with Read more
That Toothache Might Not Be From Your Tooth: The Problem of Referred Pain
posted: Aug 03, 2019.Pain is the body’s warning system: It tells us something is wrong. And depending on the location and intensity of the pain, it can give us vital clues about the Read more
Here's How You Can Protect Your Child's Teeth from Tooth Decay
posted: Jul 24, 2019.While dental diseases tend to be a greater concern as we get older, they also pose a potential threat to children. A particular type of tooth decay called early childhood Read more
Janet Jackson: Even pop stars get insecure about their smiles!
posted: Jun 17, 2019.Multi-platinum recording artist Janet Jackson has long been known for her dazzling smile. And yet, Jackson admitted to InStyle Magazine that her trademark smile was once a major source of Read more
The Right Treatment for Your Child's Injured Tooth Increases its Survival
posted: Jun 07, 2019.Children have a lot of energy that's often channeled through physical activities and sports. Unfortunately, this also increases their risk of injuries, particularly to their teeth.Injuries to the mouth can Read more
Jaw Surgery may be Necessary to Correct Some Types of Poor Bites
posted: May 28, 2019.In a normal bite, the upper and lower teeth line up and fit together when you close your jaws. When they don’t, you have a poor bite or “malocclusion.” The Read more
A Bonded Retainer Could be a Preferred Choice over a Removable One
posted: May 18, 2019.If you've known anyone who has worn braces, you know what comes after — wearing a retainer. This can be kind of a letdown after all those months with braces, Read more
What are the Different Types of Braces? The options available for orthodontics.
posted: May 10, 2019.Orthodontics is the dental specialty of changing the alignment of teeth and jaws. Now, thanks to modern dental techniques, there are a few options to choose from. Which type of Read more
Steely Dan Founder's Death Highlights Importance of Early Cancer Detection
posted: May 08, 2019.Fans of the legendary rock band Steely Dan received some sad news a few months ago: Co-founder Walter Becker died unexpectedly at the age of 67. The cause of his Read more