Dentistry
Researchers draw an evolutionary link between pregnancy and cancer malignancy  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 days
A UConn School of Dental Medicine researcher used pregnancy to unlock a missing link between various species of mammals and cancer malignancy--fundamentally changing the way we look at... more
Dull teeth, long skulls, specialized bites evolved in unrelated plant-eating dinosaurs  SCIENCE DAILY · 5 days
Herbivorous dinosaurs evolved many times during the 180 million-year Mesozoic era, and while they didn't all evolve to chew, swallow, and digest their food in the... more
Using drug-eluting medical devices to fight bacterial infections  NEWS MEDICAL · 5 days
Medical practitioners routinely outfit patients with devices ranging from cardiovascular stents, pacemakers, catheters, and therapeutic lenses to orthopedic, breast, dental, and cochlear implants and prostheses. more
Dull teeth, long skulls, specialized bites evolved in unrelated plant-eating dinosaurs  PHYS.ORG · 5 days
Herbivorous dinosaurs evolved many times during the 180 million-year Mesozoic era, and while they didn't all evolve to chew, swallow, and digest their food in the... more
Medical News Today: Does toothpaste work on pimples?  MNT · 6 days
Many people have tried using toothpaste on pimples, but this alternative treatment method is one to avoid. Learn why this is and what remedies to try instead. more
Medical News Today: Dental bridge: Everything you need to know  MNT · 6 days
A dental bridge can replace a missing tooth or several teeth. In this article, learn how dental bridges work, including the types and what to expect. more
Medical News Today: Brushing your teeth may keep your heart healthy  MNT · 7 days
New research that followed a large group of people over an extended period suggests that regular toothbrushing staves off arrhythmia and heart failure. more
Good Oral Hygiene May Reduce Risk of Heart Problems, Study Says  SCI-NEWS.COM · 7 days
Healthier oral hygiene by frequent tooth brushing and professional dental cleaning may reduce risk... more
Tips for preventing 'wine teeth'  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 week
Why do some people's teeth stain after drinking red wine, and how can you prevent it during the holidays? more
Academia-Industry Partnership Leads Innovative New Approach to Alternative Dental Filling Material  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 week
A medical device case study: UCL researchers and dental materials manufacturer collaborate to speed up the development of a new dental filling material for children. more
A nice reactive ring to it: New synthetic pathways for diverse aromatic compounds  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
Researchers at the Tokyo Medical and Dental University (TMDU) have introduced a new synthetic process for producing an important family of carbon-based... more
Brush your teeth to protect the heart  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 week
Brushing teeth frequently is linked with lower risks of atrial fibrillation and heart failure, according to a new study. more
Medical News Today: What to know about tooth extraction  MNT · 1 week
A person may need a tooth extraction for various reasons. Here, learn about the different types of extraction and what to expect during and after the procedure. more
Medical News Today: Everything you need to know about fluoride treatment  MNT · 1 week
Fluoride treatment may offer benefits to those at risk of tooth decay. Natural health advocates, however, question the safety of fluoride. We look at the benefits... more
Majungasaurus Replaced All Its Teeth Every Two Months: Study  SCI-NEWS.COM · 2 weeks
Majungasaurus, a carnivorous dinosaur that lived approximately 70 million years ago (Cretaceous period) in what is now Madagascar,... more
A single photonic cavity with two independent physical synthetic dimensions  Science Magazine · 2 weeks
The concept of synthetic dimensions has generated interest in many branches of science ranging from ultracold-atomic physics to photonics, as it provides a versatile platform for realizing effective... more
Researchers determine dinosaur replaced teeth as fast as sharks  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
A meat-eating dinosaur species (Majungasaurus) that lived in Madagascar some 70 million years ago replaced all its teeth every couple of months or so, as reported in a new study... more
A dentist's drill may not be the best way to manage tooth decay in children  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
A dentist's drill might not be the best way to tackle tooth decay in children's teeth, a new... more
Experts call for more active prevention of tooth decay for children's teeth  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
Three-year trial comparing three treatment strategies for tooth decay in children's teeth finds no evidence to suggest that conventional fillings are more successful than... more
New mechanism of neurodegeneration  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease (CMT) is an inherited neurodegenerative condition that affects 1 in 2500 individuals. Currently, however, it is still lacking effective treatment options. New research has demonstrated that a class of cytoplasmic enzymes called tRNA synthetases can cause CMT by... more
Using behavioral sciences to promote oral health  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 weeks
2019 marks the Centennial of the Journal of Dental Research. Over the last century the JDR has been dedicated to the dissemination of new knowledge and information on all sciences relevant to dentistry and... more
Bacteria help make low-calorie sugar  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
Imagine a sugar that has only 38 percent of the calories of traditional table sugar, is safe for diabetics, and will not cause cavities. Now add that this dream sweetener is not an artificial substitute but a real... more
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease study unearths a new mechanism of neurodegeneration  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 weeks
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease is an inherited neurodegenerative condition that affects 1 in 2500 individuals. more
Coming to a head: How vertebrates became predators by tweaking the neural crest  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
Lamprey are blood-sucking vampire-like fish that attach to and eventually kill game fish, making them the bane of many a fisherman's existence.... more
Researchers create better light-trapping devices  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
Anyone who's ever played the drums, tuned a guitar, or even made a wine glass "sing" by circling a finger along its edge knows about resonance. Acoustic resonators, like the cavity of a drum or a half-full wine... more
Arizona's tiny desert owl has new chance for protection  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
Environmental groups say a tiny desert owl that makes its nest inside cavities of Arizona's saguaro cactus has a new chance for federal protection. more
Opioid-free pain management guidelines released by Pitt Dental Medicine  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
The University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine is the first in the nation to establish opioid-free pain management guidelines for the vast majority of procedures performed in all of... more
China's huge mysterious extinct ape 'Giganto' was an orangutan cousin  REUTERS · 4 weeks
Genetic material extracted from a 1.9 million-year-old fossil tooth from southern China shows that the world's... more
Novel dental informatics program to improve oral health for better overall health  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
With the goal of improving oral health for better overall physical and emotional health, Regenstrief Institute and Indiana University School of Dentistry are joining... more
Massive photons in an artificial magnetic field  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
An international research collaboration from Poland, the UK and Russia has created a two-dimensional system—a thin optical cavity filled with liquid crystal—in which they trapped photons. As the properties of the cavity were modified... more
Gimme shelter: Seven new leech species call freshwater mussels home  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 weeks
The frequent presence of leeches with a hidden lifestyle in the mantle cavity of freshwater mussels has been recorded since the second half of the 19th century. Yet... more
American Association of Endodontists commends new ADA guidelines  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
The American Association of Endodontists (AAE), a global membership organization of specialized dentists who provide root canal treatment, applauds the American Dental Association for updating its guidelines on using antibiotics to treat... more
Gimme shelter: Seven new leech species call freshwater mussels home  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
The frequent presence of leeches with a hidden lifestyle in the mantle cavity of freshwater mussels has been recorded since the second half of the 19th century. Yet... more
Tips to help older adults maintain good oral health  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
Older adults are at an especially high risk for mouth and tooth infections and the complications that can come with these problems. more
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