Did you know that the fastest growing segment of the oral cancer community is young, healthy non-smokers? It’s shocking but true. Exposure to the HPV-16 virus, the most common sexually transmitted infection responsible for causing cervical cancer in women, is now the leading cause of oral cancers in the U.S. Approximately 43,250 Americans will be […]
Brushing can be a lonely business, unless you are using Oral-B’s Bluetooth Connected Toothbrush. The communication between the toothbrush and smartphone gives real-time feedback, encourages you to properly brush the most important areas and tracks habits over time. The timer begins when the app detects the sound of your toothbrush running and will even tell […]
Try not to get your teeth knocked out this St. Patrick’s Day and stay out of trouble! Apparently emergency dental visits spike by 64 percent across the country the day after St. Patrick’s Day, because “people are just plain behaving badly!” For the most part women behave better than men, except in Texas.
A loose tooth can turn a neat profit in this economy according to a new survey. American kids are getting an average of $2.42 left under their pillow per tooth, which is up from $2.10 in 2011. The survey is dubbed The Tooth Fairy Index, because the rise or fall of a tooth’s value is relative […]