Sharing toothbrushes and other ill-advised oral hygiene measures could play an influential role in spreading Covid-19, according to new research.
The number of people diagnosed with mouth cancer in the UK has risen by 97% in 20 years, while awareness around the disease remains worryingly low.
In order to reduce the medical radiographic imaging dosage for patients with dental implants, engineers have designed a novel sensor.
Oral bacteria are ready to spring into action the moment a dental hygienist finishes scraping plaque off a patient's teeth.
Researchers used atomic force microscopy to evaluate how acidic and sugary drinks affect human tooth enamel.
Food-grade polymers can eliminate aerolisation from the force of a dentist's drill.
The Journal of the California Dental Association published a series of articles on the role research plays in dental students’ education.
The European Federation of Periodontology (EFP) and the World Heart Federation (WHF) have published a consensus report.
Researchers have developed a bioactive peptide that coats teeth, helping to prevent cavities and heal existing ones.