Misc. Dental Problem News

Date Posted
Article Title
11/8/2001
Dentists Buzzing About Beeswax

Bee secretions could help fight cavities

10/28/2001
Dry Mouth Can Cause Cavities

Side effect of illnessess can be fixed with dental sealants, experts advise

10/11/2001
Feds to Dentists: Get the Lead Out

Lead-lined film safes present heavy metal exposure risk

9/17/2001
Remember Your Mouthguard

It protects young athlete's teeth

9/16/2001
Brushing Up on Dental Care

Caring for your choppers isn't hard -- you just have to do it

9/13/2001
Advice With Some Teeth

Oral hygiene needs to change with aging

9/11/2001
Forget About the Novocaine, Skip the Drill

Teeth may be able to heal themselves

9/5/2001
Never Too Early for Dental Care

Even infants at risk for problems

9/2/2001
Don't Brush Off Manual Toothbrushes

Morning can be electric, but manual will also do the trick, experts say

8/26/2001
A Pregnant Pause

Too many expectant mothers skip essential dental visits, new research finds

8/17/2001
Brush Up That Fluoride, Government Says

New recommendations for use of mineral focus on widening water sources

8/11/2001
Gum Disease May Be Linked to Early Births

Women with gum problems 7 times more likely to deliver prematurely

7/30/2001
Chewing Over Gum Disease Research

No teeth to study linking gum disease and heart problems, new research says

7/18/2001
Chip Off the Old Tooth

Ways to save that tooth your kid just knocked out

7/12/2001
Here's the Drill

Tips to overcome fear of the dentist

7/9/2001
Bated Breath

Odor can be sign of dental troubles

7/3/2001
Juicy Kids Stuff?

Too much fruit drink causes problems

6/14/2001
Gene Sequence Something To Smile About

Scientists reveal genetic code for gum disease bacterium

6/9/2001
Grim and Bare It

Babies' teeth are being neglected, experts say

6/8/2001
Can Dental Sealants Harm Your Child?

U.S. dentists say not to worry

5/22/2001
Look Ma, No Cavi-Teas

Black tea fights dental problems, study says

5/20/2001
Braces: Kid Stuff No More

Adults seeking treatments as 'invisible' options increase

5/15/2001
The Tooth Fairy Should Bring Dental Floss

It's never too early to start solid dental care, researchers say