Question: Is it appropriate for a dentist to do routine panoramic x-rays on kids based only on their age or stage of dental development (that is, no specific questions or cause for concern)?
Here’s the safest time during pregnancy to get dental work done, along with other simple safety pointers to be aware of, by Dr. Elana Shlansky, DDS, MPH
The use of triclosan is Colgate Total is controversial. Here, I break down the latest research and explain why I think triclosan is a health risk you shouldn’t take.
You know those small balls in your toothpaste? They’re made of a plastic that does not decompose and they’re getting found embedded deep in the gums.
Cross infection at the dentist’s office is rare, but important. Here’s what you need to know to start a conversation with your dentist.
Your denture cleaning tablets could be causing damage to your mouth and the rest of your body. The FDA has asked Efferdent, Polident, and Fixodent to stop using persulfate in their products.