Monthly Archives: September 2016

27 09, 2016

Celiac Disease Causes Actress to Lose Tooth

By | 2018-01-11T21:30:14+00:00 September 27th, 2016|

43-year old actress Jennifer Esposito, known for her roles in films like Crash and Summer of Sam, recently disclosed that she suffered tooth loss because of a severe undiagnosed medical condition. It later turned out to be celiac disease. Celiac disease is an autoimmune disorder [...]

27 09, 2016

3D Printed Tooth Transplant

By | 2017-06-15T21:52:58+00:00 September 27th, 2016|

3D Printed Tooth Transplant As CAD/CAM technology makes its way through the 21st century, dentistry isn’t getting left very far behind. Treatments like same-day, 3D printed dental crowns are already a norm in many areas. But now, there are reports of, for the first time [...]

21 09, 2016

So Can You Stop Flossing …or Not?

By | 2017-06-15T21:55:43+00:00 September 21st, 2016|

So Can You Stop Flossing…or Not? Just about everybody saw the news headlines when the news came out about the fact that flossing was being dropped from federal health guidelines. If you didn’t like flossing before, it seems as if you have the best excuse [...]

15 09, 2016

Electric Toothbrushes Essential

By | 2017-10-18T19:05:36+00:00 September 15th, 2016|

Are Expensive Electric Toothbrushes Essential to Good Oral Health? The answer would seem to be obvious. Of course brushing with a sophisticated electrically charged gadget with high-speed, rotating bristles must be more effective than the old fashioned manual method used for decades, right? You may [...]

6 09, 2016

Trading Your Toothpaste for Charcoal

By | 2017-06-16T14:51:46+00:00 September 6th, 2016|

Trading Your Toothpaste for Charcoal Have you heard of the latest DIY teeth whitening trend that doesn’t require a trip to the dentist? Charcoal. Yep, you heard it right. People are sticking their toothbrush in fine, charcoal powder and brushing their teeth with it. Surprisingly, the [...]