Tag Archives: Teeth

6 Easy Ways to Take Care of Your Teeth

When it comes to the beauty and fashion world, there are plenty of cliches that can help guide you in your style choices: “A little black dress never goes out of style.” “I wear my heart on my sleeve.” “Flash those pearly whites for me.” OK, the last one is a bit of a reach,… Read More »

Athletes have poor teeth despite brushing

Elite athletes have bad teeth despite putting more effort into looking after them than other people, a study shows. UCL scientists interviewed 352 British athletes, including those preparing to compete at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio, Brazil. It showed they were far more likely to brush twice a day and floss between their teeth,… Read More »

In Canada, a little-known drug regulator shows its teeth

TORONTO (Reuters) – A tiny, little-known government agency is ramping up regulation of Canada’s pharmaceutical industry, seeking to rein in prices for patented drugs that are among the highest in the world, according to industry sources and a Reuters analysis of government data. FILE PHOTO: A pharmacist counts pills in a pharmacy in Toronto, Ontario,… Read More »

Teeth whitening products containing hydrogen peroxide can damage the tissue underneath

Teeth whitening products containing hydrogen peroxide can damage the tissue underneath and make them weaker Researchers studied teeth whitening strips and added to damaging evidence Real teeth were exposed to the bleaching agent and the underlying layer eroded Hydrogen peroxide – also used by dentists – is not tightly regulated, experts say By Vanessa Chalmers… Read More »

Teeth Whitening and the Facts You Need to Know

by Monica Quinn Teeth Whitening and the Facts You Need to Know Teeth whitening is one of the most popular dental treatments available today, but did you realize dentists only discovered teeth whitening accidentally?  Originally, dentists would treat gum disease with mouth rinse containing hydrogen peroxide and noticed that the patient’s teeth turned whiter when… Read More »