A tooth tooting ring is an accessory that fits onto the outside of a tooth, giving the animal a protective shield.It’s a popular accessory for both animals and people.In fact, there are many different types of tooth toots, and the term “toothed toot” can refer to different species.In some species, the ring may extend past the tooth base, to provide […]
By now, we’re well-aware of the headaches caused by sinus infections.But the headaches may not be related to the infection, according to new research.New research published in the journal Current Biology suggests that the headaches associated with sinusitis are not due to the inflammation associated with the infection.It’s not just headaches, according the study authors, that are associated with infection.The […]
A new study from University of British Columbia (UBC) dental researchers suggests tooth gems can help people who are struggling with dental health.The study involved more than 1,000 people who were diagnosed with tooth loss, gum disease, or tooth decay.Researchers found that people who had the highest levels of tooth gems had lower rates of these symptoms and their dental […]
Posted by Bloomberg Businessweek on Wednesday, January 18, 2019 12:10:03In January, it was reported that the number of Americans with cavities, dental decay and other dental issues has increased over the last decade.The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported that last year alone there were 9.7 million cavities nationwide, up from 8.6 million in 2016.This trend continued in 2017, […]
What to do when your dog gets a fractured tooth?This story is part of CBC’s Dog Days of Summer series.To get more local and national stories, visit the Dog Days blog.
When you have a tooth problem, you may need to have your dentist do an extraction of your teeth to remove plaque and bacteria from your teeth.But for most people, the procedure isn’t necessary.Here are the things you should know about tooth crowns:How do tooth crown removal procedures work?Before you can remove your tooth, your dentist needs to take your […]