UK, April 10, 2014 - A new report has discovered that maintaining good oral health can reduce medical costs for some of the UK's most life-threatening illnesses.
USA, March 30, 2014 - Scientists at Forsyth, along with a colleague from Northwestern University, have discovered that the protein, Transgultaminase 2 (TG2), is a key component in the process of gum disease.
USA, March 30, 2014 - Patients with leukocyte adhesion deficiency, or LAD, suffer from frequent bacterial infections, including the severe gum disease known as periodontitis.
February 26, 2014 - Researchers from Case Western Reserve University have discovered how byproducts in the form of small fatty acids from two bacteria prevalent in gum disease incite the growth of deadly Kaposi's sarcoma-related (KS) lesions and tumors in the mouth.
USA, February 26, 2014 - Researchers want to help HIV-positive patients live better by understanding why their essentially dormant infection is still wreaking havoc in their mouth.
USA, February 16, 2014 - Scientists have pieced together sections of DNA from 12 individual cells to sequence the genome of a bacterium known to live in healthy human mouths.
February 13, 2014 - Periodontal disease is a progressive disorder that if left untreated will worsen over time. Many people simply ignore the warning signs or just do not know them.
WITTEN, Germany, UK, February 11, 2014 - Researchers from Germany have investigated the effectiveness of basic root canal treatment (BRT) with tactile working length determination compared with BRT with standard radiographic working length control.
Washington—The U.S.A, February 6, 2014 - Food and Drug Administration will launch a national public education campaign targeting 12-17 year-olds with "real cost" messages about cosmetic, oral and other health consequences of tobacco use.
February 3, 2014 - Are you experiencing a lot of discomfort because the gum is swelling specifically between the first two teeth? In most cases, the cause of the swelling is due to impacted food stuck within the gums of the two teeth.