Do you have small, pointy teeth on either side of your front teeth? Good news: you’re (probably) not a vampire. Those small teeth are called peg teeth. The condition is caused when adu… Read More
Congratulations, Americans! We’re finally taking more vacation time. And that’s a good thing, because medical studies continue to show that vacations are essential for… Read More
Are you sitting down? You may want to stand up before you read this. We all know that sitting for long stretches of time can cause health problems ranging from increased blood pressure, high… Read More
Allergy season is in full bloom, and if you’re sensitive to pollen you’re probably dealing with a stuffy nose and irritated eyes. But you may be experiencing a new symptom: an it… Read More
Whether you just want to hibernate through the hot season or you look forward to it all year, its definitely a time when the usual rules are relaxed. That’s great – you should sq… Read More
Root canals get no respect. People seem to dread this treatment more than any other dental service. And no matter how often dentists tell us that root canals relieve pain, by clearing up a d… Read More
You may have seen the story: some media outlets are advising people that the best way to prevent cavities is to pick your nose and then eat it. Yes, really. The reports indicate that the adv… Read More
Tick and Lyme disease season has arrived, and scientists are saying that this year it could be worse than ever. A bumper crop of acorns in 2015 led to a a population boom of white-footed mic… Read More
For many of us, a steaming cup of coffee is the only thing that makes mornings manageable. But sadly, every sip of coffee dims your smile. Like other dark-colored drinks (red wine, colas) co… Read More
A pair of ancient teeth discovered in northern Italy proves that root canals have been around longer than we previously thought. The teeth in question, two upper central incisors belonging t… Read More
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