Sugar and Gum: A Sticky Situation

by Jason 6/19/2014 8:00 AM

Are you a gum-chewing champion, always with a piece in your mouth and a pack in your pocket? Well, did you know that the sugar in some types of gum causes the natural bacteria in your mouth to eat away at the enamel on your teeth? However, all chewing gum is not created equal – so it’s possible to make smart choices that satisfy and help protect your teeth at the same time.
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Beam Me Up

by Jason 7/23/2013 8:00 AM

Once considered a fantasy technology on shows like Star Trek, lasers are now being used in ways even science fiction writers couldn’t have imagined, including a wide variety of dental applications. ... more...

Tooth “Tattoos” May Help Detect Disease

by Jason 7/9/2013 8:00 AM

Just when you thought you’d seen every type of tattoo out there, a new version is on the horizon. This one, however, could help prevent pain instead of causing it.... more...


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