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Dental: Teeth Facts and Information Document List

This page contains the full list of articles and documents from the Disabled World Dental and Teeth category. Though some documents may have since been updated, or revised, they are still listed by their original publish date, with the most recent documents first.

Dental: Teeth Facts and Information Publications

2017-02-28 : EPA Rejects Anti-Fluoridation Group's Request : ADA commends the Environmental Protection Agency for its decision to deny request to ban community water fluoridation.

2015-12-30 : Dental Work: When to Use Antibiotic Prophylaxis : For some people the use of antibiotic prophylaxis may be recommended by your dentist to prevent infection.

2015-01-23 : Dental Care for Baby Teeth is Very Important : Countering common mis-perception that dental care for baby teeth is not important because they fall out anyway.

2014-10-17 : Strawberries and Baking Soda not the Answer for Teeth Whitening : Research shows strawberry and baking soda formula produces no teeth whitening effect, other than removing plaque accumulation.

2013-06-16 : Free Dental for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder : Free dental services for students with ASD at NSU Baudhuin Preschool at Mailman Segal Center for Human Development.

2013-02-01 : Dispelling Dental Myths - One Tooth at a Time : Most of us are aware oral health is important for health and to maintain our teeth and gums here are some dental myths.

2012-09-11 : Common Foods and Drinks that Stain Teeth : A list of common drinks and foodstuffs that cause discoloration and staining of the teeth.

2012-07-29 : Difference Between Partial Dentures and Dental Implants : Explains the differences between partial dentures and dental implants when replacing missing teeth.

2012-07-29 : Partial Dentures: Information on Types of Partials : Information on types of partial dentures to choose from including plastic, light alloy, and hypoallergenic dentures.

2012-07-21 : Cleaning and Whitening Dentures - Whiter False Teeth : Information on how to care for and clean dentures of plaque, smoking, food and coffee stains.

2012-04-10 : Dental X-rays Linked to Brain Tumors : Research has found a correlation between frequent dental X-rays and increased risk of developing meningioma a common brain tumor.

2011-10-08 : Sharing Utensils and Kisses Can Spread Dental Cavities to Babies : Concordia Dental advisers parents to that sharing utensils and kisses on the mouth with their babies can spread cavities.

2011-08-23 : Dental Fillings Without the Dentist Drill : Researchers have discovered a pain free way of tackling dental decay that reverses the damage of acid attack and re-builds teeth as new.

2011-08-15 : Lollipops May Reduce Tooth Decay Research Shows : Sugar free lollipops containing licorice root extract significantly reduced the bacteria that causes tooth decay.

2011-07-20 : Prosthodontists - Solutions for Tooth Loss : Teeth become more brittle and easier to break as you age and bone loss and gum disease increase causing teeth to loosen.

2011-07-19 : Public Health Surveillance of Dental Pain Twitter Study : Twitter users are extensively sharing their experiences of toothache and dental pain and seeking advice from other users.

2011-07-16 : Printing Your Own Teeth with 3D Printer : Rapid prototyping can be used to fabricate dental objects such as implants and crowns quickly and easily.

2011-06-15 : Cross Contamination Threat from Dental Bib Chains : When an unsterilized dental bib chain is used you may be exposed to dangerous pathogens including pseudomonas E. coli and Staph aureus.

2011-06-14 : Cutting Healing Time for Dental Implants : Technology used to replace lost teeth with titanium dental implants could shorten the healing time for patients.

2011-04-26 : Straight Teeth in One Hour - An Alternative to Orthodontics : SmileSimplicity is a breakthrough non-invasive veneer procedure that preserves original healthy tooth structure and does not require painful shots.

2011-03-25 : Root Canal Treatment Information and Awareness : A root canal treatment will help you sustain your ability to bite and chew and maintain the natural appearance of your smile.

2011-02-25 : Patients Try Super Glue and Other Self Treatments Before Visiting Dentist : Nearly 70 percent of dentists have taken care of a patient who tried to treat their own dental problem before visiting the dentist.

2011-02-24 : Pain and Needle Free Dental Procedure for Preserving Teeth : Cosmetic and structural restoration technique preserves original healthy tooth structure and does not require painful shots.

2011-02-22 : How to Pull Out a Child's Loose Tooth : The safest and most painless way to extract a loose tooth in children.

2011-02-12 : Fear of Dentist and Dental Care : Apart from teeth and gum disease a dentist ca detect a range of health conditions including heart disease diabetes and oral cancer.

2011-02-08 : Save Teeth in a Dental Emergency by Acting Fast : A tooth can survive outside of its socket for a short time if it is addressed quickly and properly.

2011-01-31 : Preventing Tooth Decay in Children : Untreated cavities in children can cause infection and pain and can result in gum disease and poor dental health.

2011-01-20 : Free Dental Services to Underserved Ohio Children : Ohio to provide free dental services to underserved Ohio children through Ohio dental association give kids a smile programs.

2011-01-20 : United Nations Urged to Ban Mercury Fillings : Mercury the main ingredient in silver or amalgam fillings will be the subject of a United Nations conference to be held in Chiba Japan on January 24-28.

2011-01-18 : Dental Implants Restore Youth to Aging Population : Dental implants lead to a more youthful appearance by maintaining the bone structure of the face.

2011-01-15 : Sleep Dentistry - Using Sedation when Afraid of the Dentist : Many people who consistently avoid the dentist out of fear are turning to sleep dentistry.

2011-01-15 : Tooth Colored Fillings : Tooth-colored fillings are gaining popularity in cosmetic dentistry as they are considered a safe and effective alternative to treat new cavities or act as replacements for old fillings.

2010-11-24 : Exposure to Mercury From Dental Fillings : Dental fillings referred to by dentists as amalgam or silver are actually 50% mercury.

2010-11-12 : Sealing Out Tooth Decay with Dental Sealants : Educating the public about the benefit of dental sealants as a cost-effective preventive measure to combating tooth decay.

2010-10-23 : Botox Can Optimize Cosmetic Appeal of Dental Implant Surgery : Many dental implant patients are older with facial aging and their dentist may consider the benefits of rejuvenation techniques such as Botox.

2010-09-10 : Wisdom Teeth: Information, Extraction & Dry Socket : Information on wisdom teeth including extraction surgery impacted wisdom teeth and dry socket pain.

2010-08-19 : Treatment for Tetracycline Stains on Teeth : Smile in the City provides advanced, effective treatment options for stained teeth caused by tetracycline.

2010-08-14 : Caring for Your Teeth After Dental Implant Procedure : Article explaining how to properly care for your teeth after receiving dental implants.

2010-08-07 : When Do I Take My Child to the Dentist : While you do not have to bring your child to the dentist until he or she is 1 year old, proper dental care begins at home.

2010-08-02 : Tongue Piercing May Cause Gapped Teeth : Tongue piercing may cause gapped teeth and could cost thousands of dollars in orthodontic repairs.

2010-07-31 : Teeth Whitening Tips for Stained or Yellow Teeth : Home teeth whitening tips and hints to clean yellow or stained teeth and gain a sparkling set of white teeth.

2010-07-09 : Delaying Dental Care Will Cost You Plenty : Practicing good oral hygiene and receiving regular dental exams are critical to good oral health.

2010-05-13 : Whiff of Local Anesthetic may Replace Dentist Needle : Sniff of local anesthetic in the dentist's chair could replace the needle.

2010-03-31 : Dental Implants Information : It can be a difficult decision to undergo surgery to insert dental implants to replace one or more missing teeth.

2010-03-26 : Root Canal Awareness Week : Endodontists perform virtually painless root canal treatments that can last a lifetime.

2010-03-18 : Braces for Teeth Prices and Information : The cost of braces for teeth varies depending on extent of treatment and type of braces fitted.

2010-03-10 : Now Accepting Medicaid and CHIP - 6 Day Dental and Orthodontics : 6 Days new Medicaid and CHIP acceptance improves access to oral health care for families and children.

2010-02-27 : Improved Access to Dental Care for Underserved Communities in California : Low-income residents in the San Fernando Valley will receive improved access to dental care.

2010-02-03 : Free Dental Treatment for Children : ADA Give Kids a Smile program free dental services for children at 2000 locations.

2010-01-20 : Children Should Use Fluoridated Toothpaste Studies Advise : Use toothpastes that contain fluoride with a minimum concentration of 1,000 parts per million to prevent tooth decay.

2009-11-10 : New Type of Dental Filling : The new fillings are made with a plastic-like material containing zirconia nano-platelets.

2009-08-14 : What is an Impacted Tooth : When a tooth is impacted it means the tooth has become stuck in a position where it is unable to emerge normally.

2009-04-14 : Home Teeth Whitening Reduces Tooth Enamel : Study shows human teeth lost some enamel hardness after application of different products used in the home to whiten teeth.

2009-04-03 : Sports Drinks can Cause Tooth Erosion : Sipping on sports drinks is exposing people to levels of acid that can cause tooth erosion and hypersensitivity.

2009-03-18 : Sinus Infections and Dental Oral Health : Dental oral health can be a contributing factor of sinus infections with direct association between toothache and sinus infection.

2009-03-17 : TMJ and Teeth Grinding at Night Pain : There is no single cause for all cases of TMJ teeth grinding pain as there are generally combinations of several causes.

2009-03-17 : Tooth Abscess Pain and Causes : An abscess in the tooth refers to an infection that was caused by a pocket of pus residing in the tissue around the tooth.

2009-03-17 : Baby Bottle Tooth Decay : Baby Bottle Tooth Decay is believed to be caused by the baby going to bed with the feeding bottle in its mouth.

2009-03-17 : Gum Disease Causes and Information : Gum disease is a result of poor oral hygiene known to be especially prevalent in smokers as plaque that develops on teeth is a breeding ground for bacteria.

2009-03-17 : Bleeding Gums Causes and Information : Bleeding gums can be one sign of periodontal disease gingivitis or other serious health problems.

2009-03-17 : Tooth Root Canal Treatment Saves Teeth : Root canal treatment is the best way to keep your natural teeth and preserve good dental health.

2009-03-17 : Cosmetic Dentistry Tooth Care and Whitening Teeth : Bleaching or whitening teeth is very common in cosmetic dental care today and only your dentist can give your teeth the true white look.

2009-03-17 : Hydrogen Peroxide for Teeth Whitening : Hydrogen Peroxide in the right dilution is a cheap and easy to use whitener for teeth.

2009-03-16 : Teeth Whitening Kits - Do They Work : If your tooth discoloration is caused by yucky stuff trapped in your enamel pores whitening kits can help.

2009-03-16 : Tips for Sparkling White Teeth : There is more to keeping your teeth white and strong than brushing and the odd visit to a dentist.

2009-03-16 : Gold Teeth Fillings Pros and Cons : Article examines the advantages and disadvantages of getting gold fillings in teeth.

2009-03-16 : How to Care for Your Childs Teeth : Informative article on caring for your child or childrens teeth from birth to 16 years of age.

2009-03-16 : Get Rid of Coffee Stains on Teeth : A number of methods to get rid of tea and coffee stains on your teeth for a whiter smile.

2009-03-16 : Best Teeth Whitening Products : A number of teeth whitening methods to use at home to get your teeth looking whiter and healthier.

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