Non-surgical periodontal treatment

Non-surgical periodontal treatment

By Dental Tribune International Non-surgical periodontal treatment achieves better control of Type 2 diabetes: BARCELONA, Spain: Spanish researchers have found further evidence for the connection between periodontitis and Type 2 diabetes. In a recent study, they found...
Prevent orthodontic white spot lesions on teeth

Prevent orthodontic white spot lesions on teeth

By Dental Tribune International Adhesives developed to prevent orthodontic white spot lesions on teeth. VALENCIA, Spain: Without proper oral care, white spot lesions due to demineralisation from plaque build-up often appear on teeth after the removal of orthodontic...
Gourmet popcorn & rise in broken teeth

Gourmet popcorn & rise in broken teeth

By Jeff Farrell Independent. The number of broken and chipped teeth has doubled since health conscious people started giving up “fatty” crisps as a snack in favour of so-called gourmet popcorn, dentists said. Uncooked kernels are to blame for the problem,...
New organisation to focus on bone and tissue regeneration

New organisation to focus on bone and tissue regeneration

By Dental Tribune International TURIN, Italy: The Bone, Biomaterials & Beyond (BBB) Academy is a newly formed international scientific and cultural association of professionals dedicated to bone and tissue regeneration in dentistry and maxillofacial surgery. The...
Europe-wide study reveals huge gulf in dental prices

Europe-wide study reveals huge gulf in dental prices

By Health Editor Jeremy Laurance. Dental treatment in England is the most expensive in Europe, according to an unprecedented survey which is likely to fuel the exodus of patients seeking treatment abroad. The survey of nine European countries found the total cost of a...