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  • What to know about dental implants
    on January 17, 2020 at 1:00 am

    Dental implants are artificial structures that replace missing teeth. Learn more about the different types and implantation procedures.

  • Full liquid diet: Everything you need to know
    on January 16, 2020 at 1:00 am

    A doctor may recommend a full liquid diet for a short time for people with certain medical conditions. Learn more about what to eat and avoid on the full liquid diet here.

  • How to treat a dry mouth at home
    on December 9, 2019 at 9:00 pm

    There are many ways to treat a dry mouth at home, including using a humidifier, sucking on sugar-free lozenges, and trying alcohol-free mouthwash. Learn more.

  • Dental bridge: Everything you need to know
    on December 4, 2019 at 7:00 am

    A dental bridge can replace a missing tooth or several teeth. In this article, learn how dental bridges work, including the types and what to expect.

  • Do braces hurt? What to expect
    on December 4, 2019 at 5:00 am

    People often wonder whether braces hurt. Here, we discuss the pain or discomfort that people may experience when getting and wearing braces.

  • Brushing your teeth may keep your heart healthy
    on December 3, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    New research that followed a large group of people over an extended period suggests that regular toothbrushing staves off arrhythmia and heart failure.

  • What to know about tooth extraction
    on November 30, 2019 at 5:00 am

    A person may need a tooth extraction for various reasons. Here, learn about the different types of extraction and what to expect during and after the procedure.

  • Everything you need to know about fluoride treatment
    on November 29, 2019 at 10:00 pm

    Fluoride treatment may offer benefits to those at risk of tooth decay. Natural health advocates, however, question the safety of fluoride. We look at the benefits and side effects of fluoride and fluoride treatment.

  • What to know about fissured tongue
    on November 21, 2019 at 9:00 pm

    Fissured tongue causes a person to develop one or multiple grooves on their tongue. It is not usually a serious condition but can lead to some mild complications. Read this article to learn more about the causes and […]

  • What is Ludwig's angina?
    on November 21, 2019 at 3:00 am

    Ludwig’s angina is a rare, serious skin infection that affects the floor of the mouth and the neck. Learn about its symptoms, causes, and treatments here.

  These  health news headlines  are provided courtesy of Medical News Today.