Teeth whitening and bleaching procedures are driving growth in the American dental hygiene market. However, all is not well within this lucrative sector. Battle lines between nondentists and dentists grow deeper by the day. Nondentist teeth whiteners contend that this is...
Aging, they say, isn't for the weak. This article presents some aging facts that we all should know and in many cases, don't.
During debates and speeches, politicians often bring up the financial burden that's placed on the middle class. We talk about the middle class as though they are this singular entity, who used to thrive until they underwent persecution by the evil 1 percent. But, realistically...
Ever catch a whiff of a terrible odor and realize it's coming from you? Even worse: What do you do when your deodorant deserts you, your gum is long gone and you have to freshen up on the fly? Here are five scenarios and how to fumigate each one.
Looking to reduce and prevent dangerous complications from anesthesia and sedation during surgery, hospitals and surgical centers are ramping up emergency training for medical staff and keeping a closer eye on patients on the operating table. Anesthesia is the part of surgery...
CDC data presented at an Oct. 23-24 dental conference shows a downward trend in early childhood caries in the United States. "Untreated decay is now on a downward trend," Dr. Bruce Dye, dental epidemiology officer at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention National...
More than a year ago, Jenn Morrone went to her dentist for a root canal. As she sat in the chair waiting for the routine procedure to begin, she wasn't offered eye protection, and this would have important consequences. As Morrone relates...
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