Posts Tagged ‘ dentistry ’

Study Finds No Drill Dentistry Can Stop Tooth Decay

If you hate the drill at the dentist, you may be in luck. Many dentists may be putting down the drill and opting for a different type of dental procedure to deal with cavities and other issues. A new study found that using drills to work on teeth could be causing harm and that no… Read More »

  • Posted on: Dec 7 2015

Enamel Evolved In The Skin Before Teeth

Enamel is the first defense against tooth decay and problems. The hard surface of the teeth can wear down over time due to acids and sugars found in some foods. Dentists and researchers are still working to learn more about tooth enamel in hope of protecting it better and even helping to regrow it someday.… Read More »

  • Posted on: Oct 12 2015

Special Needs Dentistry Needs More Funding

There is a big demand and need for special needs dentistry.  Many children and adults that have special needs do not do well at a traditional dental appointment and need a different setting and different approach. Many dentists are willing to do what is needed to help special needs people get the dental care they… Read More »

  • Posted on: Sep 16 2015

San Diego Dentists Explain Benefits Of Cosmetic Dentistry

When it comes to cosmetic dentistry, many people are apprehensive about it. Because dental work can be extensive and costly, some people are not sure if getting a procedure done for cosmetic reasons is wise. A group of dentists in San Diego want everyone to know that there are many benefits of cosmetic dentistry. In… Read More »

  • Posted on: Aug 6 2015

How Do Modern Dentistry Compare To Ancient Dentistry?

Going to the dentist is something many people see as a part of life. Most have regular appointment and cleanings and understand that good oral hygiene is essential for a long lasting smile. Have you ever wondered how medieval humans kept their teeth healthy? Studies show that ancient humans did practice dentistry and it is… Read More »

  • Posted on: Aug 6 2015

Did Neanderthals Practice Dentistry?

Have you ever wondered if primitive man ever suffered from dental problems? Many of the common dental problems that people struggle with today are caused by sugary drinks and foods that weren’t around in prehistoric times. Even though early man may not have been eating candy bars and drinking soda, evidence shows that he did… Read More »

  • Posted on: Jul 21 2015

The Benefits Of Sedation Dentistry

Not everyone agrees with the need for sedation in dentistry, but many dentists say it is beneficial and necessary. Sedation is often used when a procedure will be extensive or otherwise painful, but many dentists will also sedate children before performing a dental procedure to help make them more comfortable and to keep them still… Read More »

  • Posted on: May 29 2015

Dental Crowding Dates Back To 12,000 Years Ago

Modern dentistry is pretty impressive, but many of the same treatments we use today were also used in historic times. Of course, modern dentistry has improved tremendously. A lot of dental problems modern humans face today, were not an issue in years past. A recent study shows that dental crowding however, has been an issue… Read More »

  • Posted on: May 26 2015

Can a Dazzling Smile Improve Your Professional and Social Success?

A dazzling and beautiful smile is a great accept. Not only does it make you feel better about yourself, it can also help make your more successful both professionally and socially. If your smile is currently bright and sparkling, don’t worry. There are plenty of ways you can improve your teeth, the way you see… Read More »

  • Posted on: May 15 2015