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Dental: Human Teeth Facts and Information Document List

Summary: Our library below features 66 published articles, research papers, and documents from the Disabled World Dental and Teeth category. Although some of these documents may have since been updated, re-written, replaced, or revised, they are sorted by their original publish date. The most recent publications are listed at the top of the table with older articles being listed in descending order by the date they were created. You can also receive our latest communications as soon as they are released by subscribing to our Dental and Teeth RSS feed.

Dental and Teeth Publications

Dentists Report Patients Often Stoned at Dental Appointments
Half of dentists say patients are high at dental appointments warning marijuana use can affect oral health and treatment.
Publish Date: 2022-11-04

EPA Rejects Anti-Fluoridation Group's Request
ADA commends the Environmental Protection Agency for its decision to deny request to ban community water fluoridation.
Publish Date: 2017-02-28 - Updated: 2017-03-07

When to Use Prophylaxis Antibiotic for Dental Work
For some people the use of antibiotic prophylaxis may be recommended by your dentist to prevent infection.
Publish Date: 2015-12-30 - Updated: 2020-11-25

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.
Publish Date: 2015-01-23

Strawberries and Baking Soda for Teeth Whitening
Research shows strawberry and baking soda formula produces no teeth whitening effect, other than removing plaque accumulation.
Publish Date: 2014-10-17 - Updated: 2020-12-09

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.
Publish Date: 2013-02-01 - Updated: 2021-06-03

Common Foods and Drinks that Stain Teeth
A list of common drinks and food that can cause dental discoloration and brown, yellow or other colored ugly staining of the teeth.
Publish Date: 2012-09-11 - Updated: 2022-02-06

Difference Between Partial Dentures and Dental Implants
Explains the differences between partial dentures and dental implants when replacing missing teeth.
Publish Date: 2012-07-29 - Updated: 2021-08-18

Partial Dentures: Information on Types of Partials
Information on types of partial dentures to choose from including plastic, light alloy, and hypoallergenic dentures.
Publish Date: 2012-07-29 - Updated: 2021-08-18

Cleaning and Whitening Dentures - Whiter False Teeth
Information on how to care for and clean dentures of plaque, smoking, food and coffee stains.
Publish Date: 2012-07-21 - Updated: 2019-04-01

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.
Publish Date: 2012-04-10 - Updated: 2013-06-11

Sharing Utensils and Kisses Spreads Cavities to Babies
Parents and others are advised that sharing utensils and kisses on the mouth with babies can spread cavities.
Publish Date: 2011-10-08 - Updated: 2022-06-23

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.
Publish Date: 2011-08-23

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

Prosthodontist 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.
Publish Date: 2011-07-20 - Updated: 2022-02-05

Dental Pain Study on Twitter
Twitter users are extensively sharing their experiences of toothache and dental pain and seeking advice from other users.
Publish Date: 2011-07-19 - Updated: 2022-02-06

Printing Your Own Teeth with 3D Printer
Rapid prototyping can be used to fabricate dental objects such as implants and crowns quickly and easily.
Publish Date: 2011-07-16 - Updated: 2022-02-10

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.
Publish Date: 2011-06-15

Cutting and Healing Time for Dental Implants
Technology used to replace lost teeth with titanium dental implants could shorten the healing time for patients.
Publish Date: 2011-06-14 - Updated: 2019-04-01

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.
Publish Date: 2011-04-26

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.
Publish Date: 2011-02-25

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.
Publish Date: 2011-02-24 - Updated: 2019-04-01

How to Pull a Loose Baby Tooth
Chicago Dental Society tips for safely treating and removing a loose tooth in children or adults.
Publish Date: 2011-02-22 - Updated: 2022-05-27

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.
Publish Date: 2011-02-12

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.
Publish Date: 2011-02-08

Preventing Tooth Decay in Children
Untreated cavities in children can cause infection and pain and can result in gum disease and poor dental health.
Publish Date: 2011-01-31 - Updated: 2019-04-01

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.
Publish Date: 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.
Publish Date: 2011-01-20

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

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

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

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.
Publish Date: 2010-11-12

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.
Publish Date: 2010-10-23

Wisdom Teeth: Information, Extraction and Dry Socket
Information on wisdom teeth including extraction surgery impacted wisdom teeth and dry socket pain.
Publish Date: 2010-09-10 - Updated: 2019-03-30

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

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

When Should I Start Taking 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.
Publish Date: 2010-08-07 - Updated: 2020-02-23

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

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

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

Dental Implants: American Academy of Implant Dentistry
It can be a difficult decision to undergo surgery to insert dental implants to replace one or more missing teeth.
Publish Date: 2010-03-31 - Updated: 2021-08-18

Endodontist Root Canal Information and Awareness
Endodontists perform virtually painless root canal treatments that can last a lifetime.
Publish Date: 2010-03-26 - Updated: 2019-04-01

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

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.
Publish Date: 2010-03-10

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.
Publish Date: 2010-02-27

Free Dental Treatment for Children
American Dental Association (ADA) Give Kids a Smile program free dental services for children at 2000 locations.
Publish Date: 2010-02-03 - Updated: 2023-08-14

Children Should Use Fluoridated Toothpaste
Use toothpastes that contain fluoride with a minimum concentration of 1,000 parts per million to prevent tooth decay.
Publish Date: 2010-01-20 - Updated: 2020-03-30

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

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.
Publish Date: 2009-08-14 - Updated: 2015-04-22

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.
Publish Date: 2009-04-14 - Updated: 2019-04-01

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

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.
Publish Date: 2009-03-18

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.
Publish Date: 2009-03-17 - Updated: 2010-08-07

Tooth Abscess Pain Relief, Causes and Treatment
An abscess in the tooth refers to an infection that was caused by a pocket of pus residing in the tissue around the tooth.
Publish Date: 2009-03-17 - Updated: 2019-03-30

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.
Publish Date: 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.
Publish Date: 2009-03-17 - Updated: 2009-03-18

Bleeding Gums Causes and Information
Bleeding gums can be one sign of periodontal disease gingivitis or other serious health problems.
Publish Date: 2009-03-17 - Updated: 2011-07-19

Getting Root Canal Treatment Saves Your Teeth
Root canal treatment is the best way to keep your natural teeth and preserve good dental health.
Publish Date: 2009-03-17 - Updated: 2019-04-01

What Cosmetic Dentistry Can Do for Your Teeth
Cosmetic dentistry refers to dental work that improves the appearance of teeth, gums and bite by focusing on improvement in dental aesthetics in color, shape, size, position, alignment and facial appearance.
Publish Date: 2009-03-17 - Updated: 2021-08-18

Hydrogen Peroxide for Teeth Whitening
Hydrogen peroxide is a key ingredient in most of the home teeth whitening kits that are available on the market today. Home use hydrogen peroxide, in the right dilution, is a cheap and easy way to obtain white teeth.
Publish Date: 2009-03-17 - Updated: 2021-11-22

Do Teeth Whitening Kits Really Work
If your tooth discoloration is caused by yucky stuff trapped in your enamel pores whitening kits can help.
Publish Date: 2009-03-16 - Updated: 2019-04-01

Gold Teeth Fillings Pros and Cons
Article examines the advantages and disadvantages of getting gold fillings in teeth.
Publish Date: 2009-03-16 - Updated: 2009-03-17

How to Care for Your Childs Teeth
Informative article on caring for your child or childrens teeth from birth to 16 years of age.
Publish Date: 2009-03-16 - Updated: 2009-03-17

Get Rid of Coffee Stains On Teeth
A number of ways to get rid of tea and coffee stains on your teeth for a whiter smile.
Publish Date: 2009-03-16 - Updated: 2020-03-02

Home Teeth Whitening Options for Stained or Yellow Teeth
A number of teeth whitening methods to use at home to get your teeth looking whiter and healthier.
Publish Date: 2009-03-16 - Updated: 2020-03-02

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